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Dr. Eric Kaplan
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What could cause a cottage cheese discharge?

What could cause a cottage cheese discharge?

Yeast: Yeast can causes this type of discharge. Often accompanied by itching and redness, even swelling. Pain can be associated as well yeast vaginitis. Not all thick discharge means yeast, however. Just thick discharge alone can be normal.

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Can cottage cheese cause food poisoning?

Can cottage cheese cause food poisoning?

Yes if spoiled: Any food could cause food poisoning if spoiled or contaminated with microbes. Bacteria, viruses, parasites, and fungus can all cause food poisoning.

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What causes cottage cheese like discharge that won't come I can only see it if I take it out with my fingers?

Discharge: What causes cottage cheese like discharge that won't come I can only see it if I take it out with my fingers? ANS: need more information. Discharge from what? Boil? Nose? Throat? Vagina? Your boyfriend's penis? Organize details and resubmit question.

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Does cottage cheese cause acne?

Does cottage cheese cause acne?

Acne: Certain foods have been linked to acne flares in some cases. If one notices a cause and effect, those foods should be avoided. See your dermatologist for treatment

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What would cause a creamy cottage cheese like vaginal discharge. It comes and goes and sometimes causes itching around the vaginal opening.?

What would cause a creamy cottage cheese like vaginal discharge. It comes and goes and sometimes causes itching around the vaginal opening.?

Yeast infection: It sounds like you probably have a yeast infection. There are many medications over-the-counter that you can use to treat this. Pick some up at the drugstore and ask the pharmacist if you can't find it. You should be able to fix this with over-the-counter medication. If it does not resolve then see a doctor to be sure of the diagnosis.

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I'm bothered. I have a white-cottage-cheese discharge, sometimes white watery discharge that causes itching. It's been like this for 2mos. Help!

I'm bothered. I have a white-cottage-cheese discharge, sometimes white watery discharge that causes itching. It's been like this for 2mos. Help!

Try yeast meds: Simply try an over the counter yeast medication at any pharmacy. You are describing a classic yeast infection. If it does not hep then schedule a visit for testing.

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My 13-month old just threw up an enormous amount of cottage-cheese looking matter all over while having her milk. Is it curdled milk? What causes this

My 13-month old just threw up an enormous amount of cottage-cheese looking matter all over while having her milk. Is it curdled milk? What causes this

Milk: You are most likely exactly right...Curdled milk. Hold off on the dairy products for a day or so, but if vomiting continues, call your doctor.

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Does dairy cause acne? I still breakout when I don't take dairy for a week? Do I have to leave greek yogurt, cottage cheese, cheese to see results.

Does dairy cause acne? I still breakout when I don't take dairy for a week? Do I have to leave greek yogurt, cottage cheese, cheese to see results.

In some people: Many people find dairy does aggravate their acne. To find out how it affects you, you need to stop all dairy including yogurt and cheese for a few weeks. Limiting sweets (including sodas) may have an even greater benefit- see http://bit. Ly/16mehiy.

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What causes cottage cheese like discharge that won't come out of vagina I can only see it if I scoop it out with my fingers?

May be normal: This type of discharge, if not causing itching, pain, or odor, can be normal in some women. If it is causing any of the above symptoms, it might be infection and need treatment.

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What could be the cause of thick discharge like cottage cheese. Yellowish white. Also itching and some burning. Also cuts in buttox bleed when wiping?

What could be the cause of thick discharge like cottage cheese. Yellowish white. Also itching and some burning. Also cuts in buttox bleed when wiping?

Discharge: You could have a yeast infection. Your primary care provider can make a definitive diagnosis if this is your first possible yeast infection.

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Missed birth control and doubled up, could this be the cause of pink cottage cheese discharge only seen when I wipe.

Maybe: Breakthrough bleeding is very common when you miss a pill. It can look like pink staining. The cottage cheese appearance can be associated with other conditions such as a yeast infection. If there are no other symptoms, you could wait for the bleeding to stop and see if the discharge returns to normal. If you are itching, treat for yeast. If not, and it stays, get checked.

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What might cause a yellow cottage cheese-like vaginal discharge, and burning during urination?

What might cause a yellow cottage cheese-like vaginal discharge, and burning during urination?

Probable yeast infec: It sounds like you probably have a vaginal infection. Usually yeast willgive a thick white discharge. You can use over-the-counter medication to treat but you should see your dr. For a proper diagnosis if it doesn't resolve with over-the-counter treatment for yeast infection.

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What might cause a yellow cottage cheese-like vaginal discharge, and burning during urination?

What might cause a yellow cottage cheese-like vaginal discharge, and burning during urination?

Yeast: An infection, as you described, is probably caused by a vaginal yeast infection and can be treated with Monistat which is over the counter

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What else could cause think white discharge after sex that is milky white cottage cheese or thick like frosting besides yeast? I don't have any STDs

What else could cause think white discharge after sex that is milky white cottage cheese or thick like frosting besides yeast? I don't have any STDs

Not much: But the best way in which to determine what this is, is to see a gynecologist and be examined. If you cannot do this immediately after having sex, then collect the discharge and bring it with you.

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Had fever for five days- noticed yellowish, cottage cheese-like discharge last night. Itches slightly Is it likely a fever can cause yeast infections?

Had fever for five days- noticed yellowish, cottage cheese-like discharge last night. Itches slightly Is it likely a fever can cause yeast infections?

Yes: But if sexually active be sure not a std. sounds like yeast but still get a pap and culture if any risk. Could also be vaginosis [not usually std but overflow of gardeneral bacteria, fishy odor /frothy]

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Lady has cottage cheese discharge?

Lady has cottage cheese discharge?

YEAST!: That has all the hallmarks of a yeast infection. See your doctor for treatment.

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Does ricotta cheese cause constipation?

Does ricotta cheese cause constipation?

Sort of: Cheese is notoriously constipating mainly because it has absolutely no fiber content. If you eat your cheese with things that are high in fiber (like, say, a salad), you should be fine.

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Is it safe to eat cottage cheese when preg?

Is it safe to eat cottage cheese when preg?

Nutrition: Cottage cheese is an excellent source of calcium and protein. Unless you have a food allergy or lactose intolerance it is not contraindicated in pregnancy.

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