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I have a foul smell after using tampons. No itch or discharge. Goes away two weeks after period. But still bothersome.

Mild infection: You may have a mild vaginal infection, or more accurately an overgrowth of some of the less desirable bacteria, known as bacterial vaginosis. It is easily checked and treated. Also, make sure you have not inadvertently forgotten a tampon. ...Read more

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Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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Fishy smell after period and now pinky discharge? Thought it was bv so took tablets but it hasn't gone. Bv seems to be reoccurring with me

Fishy smell after period and now pinky discharge? Thought it was bv so took tablets but it hasn't gone. Bv seems to be reoccurring with me

BV? STD? Other?: Unfortunately recurrent BV is common. However, that probably isn't hte only problem here. BV discharge usually isn't colored, and the usual treatments (metronidazole, or maybe clindamycin) should have at least improved symptoms. BV is sometimes a sign of another STD, like gonorrhea or chlamydia, which don't respond to these antibiotics. Return to your doctor for further evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more

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Mom's hving fishy smell discharge after period. & pain during sex, like somthing is being bumped inside. what's possible diagnosis aside frm BV and Y?

Mom's hving fishy smell discharge after period. & pain during sex, like somthing is being bumped inside. what's possible diagnosis aside frm BV and Y?

Smelly discharge: Your mom may be having an infection or other problem. Have her see her doctor for an examination and diagnosis, so she can get treatment. ...Read more

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What is pinkish discharge days after period?

There could be a : Small amount of blood mixed in with vaginal secretions (possibly due to hormonal imbalance). ...Read more

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Brown discharge a day after period?

Brown discharge a day after period?

Probably normal: One day of brown spotting after a period is normal. It should not be black discharge and should not be heavy. Multiple days of tail end brown bleeding is not normal but may still be difficult to diagnose and treat. ...Read more

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After period, clear discharge when wiping?

After period, clear discharge when wiping?

Could be normal: Most women produce more mucus after their menstrual cycle. The increase coincides with ovulation around day 14 give or take a few days. If the clear discharge is not smelly, itchy, discolored , or irritating don't worry. If other symptoms arise make an appt with your gyn. ...Read more

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I have brown discharge two weeks after period?

I have brown discharge two weeks after period?

Irregular bleeding: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What is brown discharge after period caused by?

See below: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Obtain a home pregnancy test. They become positive at about the time you're ready to start your next expected period. If i's negative, repeat in a week and call your doctor. ...Read more

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Brown discharge a couple days after period ends?

Brown discharge a couple days after period ends?

Normal: Breakthrough bleeding (brown or red) is common and is typically due to changes in hormones (estrogen and progesterone) and your cycle. If it persists or bothers you, make an appointment with your gynecologist to discuss options including birth control pills which can help to regulate a cycle. Other reasons could be thyroid issues, weight (thin/heavy) making lining of uterus unstable. Best of luck. ...Read more