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I have white discharge but i don't get my period. Is that normal ?

I have white discharge but i don't get my period. Is that normal ?

No: Normal, no. Common, yes.

Women with anovulatory cycles (without producing eggs) have irregular cycle length--or miss periods. The most common cause of this is pcos, which is associated with being over weight, abnormal hair growth, and abnormalities of blood sugar. White discharge can be caused by many things, but high blood sugar is one of them. ...Read more

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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What causes women to get thick creamy white discharge 1 week before period is due?

What causes women to get thick creamy white discharge 1 week before period is due?

Discharge is normal: It's normal for a woman to have discharge every day. Discharge typically changes in consistency through cycle based on changes in hormones. So long as discharge doesn't itch or smell fishy, it's okay. Sometimes when women have copious amount of discharge it can be a sign of a bacterial infection. If you're worried, see doc for check up! ...Read more

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Is it normal to have creamy white discharge 2 days before you supposed to get your period ?

Is it normal to have creamy white discharge 2 days before you supposed to get your period ?

Vaginal discharge: Vaginal discharge can be very worrisome sometimes. By what you described it could be a simple vaginitis or candidiasis. Also a normal cervical mucous its sometimes seen before a period. Patients your age must rule out cervical cancer and ovarian or fallopian tubes disease. Those can also have abnormal vaginal secretions. Most commonly its just due to hormonal changes right before your period. ...Read more

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Does it mean you'll get your period sooner if you have more white discharge in a shorter time period?

Does it mean you'll get your period sooner if you have more white discharge in a shorter time period?

Not necessarily.: Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.; pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. If you have. ...Read more

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All i have done is spotted for 8 days now im gettin thick white discharge no itch/odor not had a proper period what could this be?

All i have done is spotted for 8 days now im gettin thick white discharge no itch/odor not had a proper period what could this be?

Spotting: Take a pregnany test at home. If negative then an infection of the cervix or trauma to the cervix or hormonal fluctuation in the blood or abnormal cell on the cervix needs to be looked for. If you want to discuss this further shoot me an e-mail click this --> https://www.healthtap.com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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I get white discharge but no period. What could be wrong?

I get white discharge but no period. What could be wrong?

Sexually active? If : Yes would take a pregnancy test. When pregnant vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Im due on my period in about 3 to 4 days time why am i gettin more frequent white discharge?

Im due on my period in about 3 to 4 days time why am i gettin more frequent white discharge?

Discharge: it cold be in response to hormonal changes before your period if it itches or is malodorous see your doctor for an eval ...Read more

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I get this gooey white discharge, am i ovulating? Is my period about to start?

I get this gooey white discharge, am i ovulating? Is my period about to start?

Discharge: No, what is happening is this mucus is there to help the sperm get to the to where it can find the egg. You should not get you. For approximately 2 weeks. ...Read more

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My period was late last month, & not on this month and get white discharge? What could it be?

My period was late last month, & not on this month and get white discharge? What could it be?

Irregular periods: There are lots of reasons a persons period can be late. If there is a chance you could be pregnant then you should repeat a home pregnancy test. If it is negative then waiting a few weeks to see if it returns is reasonable. If it does not then it is time to visit your friendly obgyn doctor to discuss irregular periods. Discharge will need an exam for evaluation. ...Read more

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Had miscarriage January suppose to get 2nd period but I'm late and I'm getting lots of white discharge?

Had miscarriage January suppose to get 2nd period but I'm late and I'm getting lots of white discharge?

Use anti fungal med: After a miscarriage the next period may be early or late. But if more than two weeks late should get blood pregnancy test. If this was spontaneous miscarriage sometimes not complete and blood test will still show pregnancy hormone. Then you may need a procedure to get everything out ...Read more

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I still haven't gotten my period even tho i have irregular cycle but i'm starting to get a bit worried. Instead of my period, it's a white discharge.

I still haven't gotten my period even tho i have irregular cycle but i'm starting to get a bit worried.  Instead of my period, it's a white discharge.

Pregnancy test: If you want certainty about the missed period, I am afraid you will have to do a pregnancy test. The white discharge could be a yeast infection. Given that you have several health issues, it may be a good idea to see a gynecologist and have him/her look into all of your issues - they may be linked, e.g., irregular periods, PCOS, diabetes, yeast infection. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have slightly white discharge before your period? I don't have a lot. I do notice that my breasts hurt slightly but not too much.

Is it normal to have slightly white discharge before your period? I don't have a lot. I do notice that my breasts hurt slightly but not too much.

Discharge: It is very normal for the discharge to increase all the way up to the period. The mucus is associated with the hormones and make the cervix and vagina more hospitable for sperm. Mid cycle the mucus is very sticky and stretchy, a good sign of ovulation. The breasts also respond to the hormones and therefore hurt around the period. ...Read more

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I am having white discharge before period?

May be normal: The vaginal discharge will typically wax and wane with the cycle. If you almost always notice an increased discharge before your period, it is probably normal for you. ...Read more

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Is white discharge a day before period starts normal?

Is white discharge a day before period starts normal?

A woman has: Vaginal secretions through out her menstrual cycle. There is nothing necessarily wrong with white d/c before your period. However, a clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections.If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with >. ...Read more

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What does white discharge instead of expected period mean?

What does white discharge instead of expected period mean?

Sexually active?: 1-Are you sexually active?
2- having unprotected sex?
3-If so? when was your last sexual encounter? 4-is the discharge foul in odor?.

If you answerec yes to the first 2 questions, then you could be pregnant. If no to both then it could just be hormonal. If you answered yes to questions 1,2 and 4, please see your primary doc for further test. ...Read more

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I'm having white discharge instead of period, what could be wrong?

Sexually active? yes: Take a pregnancy test. When pregnant vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Meant to have period but have white discharge instead why? What does this mean?

Meant to have period but have white discharge instead why? What does this mean?

Sexually active? If : Yes take a pregnancy test. When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), . ...Read more

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Period 12 days late, more white discharge than normal, negative pg test. Causes??

Period 12 days late, more white discharge than normal, negative pg test. Causes??

Pregnancy test: Most home pregnancy tests will detect a pregnancy as early as 10 days or so after a missed period. If it was negative, you should recheck the test within a week, just in case you checked too soon. Occasionally discharge will change right before your period as well. ...Read more

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21 days before period, and my white discharge completely stopped, why? Is it or normal?

Discharge.: Leukorrhea is a clear to white vaginal discharge made up of vaginal secretions, debris and dead white blood cells. It does not have an odor, cause burning, pain, itching or redness. It is normal for the consistency and amount to change throughout your menstrual cycle. For instance, there is more when ovulating or pregnant. By discharges that are symptomatic should be medically checked. Take care. ...Read more

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Period twice in one month lotiony white discharge a week after 2nd period neg test...Help?

Period twice in one month lotiony white discharge a week after 2nd period neg test...Help?

A one-time symptom?: A doctor can check to see if there is a medical issue, if a woman has mild menstrual-related symptoms. Many women have some variation of their menstrual symptoms on occasion. Some women feel normal after a few days, but others do have bothersome symptoms and follow-up with their doctors. Some symptoms are from changes in hormone levels. A pregnancy test is reliable the week after missing a period. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have white discharge or even feel wet a week before period? Are we supposed to feel dry at this moment?

Is it normal to have white discharge or even feel wet a week before period? Are we supposed to feel dry at this moment?

DISCHARGE: It depends on what kind of vaginal discharge you have. If colored itcan be trichomonas or bacterial infection . Monilial are like cottage cheese appearance. Your discharge is white so it is normal. ...Read more

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White discharge the day your period supposed to come. What could it be?

White discharge the day your period supposed to come. What could it be?

Sexually active? If : Yes - take a pregnancy test. When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Would I have a lot of white discharge before my period?

Discharge: Yes it is possible. It can be physiologic discharge or corpus luteum. Both conditions are normal and are hormonally triggered. ...Read more

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Havent had my period in a month and I have a white discharge. Help?

Sexually active? If : Yes - would take a pregnancy test. When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. ...Read more

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If I have a lot of white discharge and my period hasn't come what could that mean?

If I have a lot of white discharge and my period hasn't come what could that mean?

Check pregnancy test: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. The vaginal discharge will require an examination for testing and treatment. ...Read more

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Why would it be that my period is late with white discharge?

Why would it be that my period is late with white discharge?

Sexually active? # 1: Is pregnancy. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). ...Read more

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White discharge right before period?

White discharge right before period?

Progesterone: Every month? Progesterone levels increase the week before cycles and can effect discharge changing it. A natural process. Wt changes can effect the balances of these hormones and thus the discharge. Some women will have cravings for sugar the week before cycle and this can effect the discharge as well. ...Read more

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