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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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Does clear discharge always mean I'm ovulating?

Does clear discharge always mean I'm ovulating?

No!: It usually goes along with ovulation, but definitely does not prove it. ...Read more

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After i took the postinor 2 i saw discharge, does that mean i'm ovulating again?

Prob not: Probably not. The discharge was probably from having sex (assuming that is why you had to take the ec). But it is still possible to get pregnant. Be safe. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a lot of white discharge. Does that mean I'm ovulating/have ovulated and am therefore not pregnant yet? I hope so.

I have a lot of white discharge. Does that mean I'm ovulating/have ovulated and am therefore not pregnant yet? I hope so.

Not necessarily: It is common for the vaginal discharge to vary throughout the cycle. That discharge is often more prominent at mid cycle and it can increase during a pregnancy but it would not be an accurate indicator of an early pregnancy. ...Read more

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What does ovulation discharge mean?

Cervical mucous: After ovulation, the ovaries make progesterone which causes the cervical mucous to become thin and slippery -- which can also lead to a noticeable discharge. ...Read more

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Does lots of discharge mean your ovulating?

Does lots of discharge mean your ovulating?

Possible: There is usually an increase in the the amount of vaginal discharge and a decrease in viscosity (thinner consistency) at the time of ovulation. That is normal and is likely to increase fertility. ...Read more

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What does brown like discharge mean you ovulated?

What does brown like discharge mean you ovulated?

No: Brown discharge is usually old blood mixed with mucus. It can appear for many different reasons. Ovulation isn't a common reason for its appearance so it doesn't mean you ovulated. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Does brown ovulation discharge mean you have ovulated?

Non-specific: I'm afraid brown discharge is too non-specific - it could be associated with many things, or with nothing - to be used as diagnostic of ovulation. good wishes. ...Read more

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What does it mean when u discharge but your not ovulating?

Discharge : There can be several reasons for discharge ie. Infection, or lack of ovulation with chronic estrogen excess. Frequently this is seen as a woman gets older and her ovulation is less frequent. If infection has been rules out then there is no reason to be concerned. ...Read more

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I have white thick stretchy and sometimes clumpy discharge does this mean ovulation or start of cycle I have had discharge for a year and 2 months ?

I have white thick stretchy and sometimes clumpy discharge does this mean ovulation or start of cycle I have had discharge for a year and 2 months ?

Depends on discharge: Some mild white vaginal discharge is normal, and is likely due to the body responding to hormones. If the discharge becomes excessive, foul-smelling, cottage cheese-like, or associated with itching or discomfort, you might consider bringing it up with your doctor, since it could be due to an infection. ...Read more

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I just took postinor-2 yesterday, but now I am seeing white discharge around my v. Does that mean I'm ovulating?

I just took postinor-2 yesterday, but now I am seeing white discharge around my v. Does that mean I'm ovulating?

It may not.: Counting the first day of your period as day #1, most women ovulate around day #14. At ovulation, you might experience a small amount of cramping, a change in cervical mucous, and ovulation predictor kits would be able to measure a surge in a hormone called lh. Everyone will have a different experience. ...Read more

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I'm going through menapause since I was 21 and i'm 28 now I have just had white discharge thick does this mean i'm ovulating?

Not likely: The average age for menopause is approx. 51. After menopause there shouldn't be the passage of an egg - ovulation. Thick whitish discharge is frequently a yeast infection. Consider getting tests and an eval. By your gyn to determine if you have reached menopause. ...Read more

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My discharge is like eggwhite that means to me it's ovulation time. I done a OPK test and its negative. Im confused, is it ovulation time or not?

Maybe: For many women, around the time of ovulation, cervical mucus is clear, copious and runny. Around 50% of women notice this cervical musuc discharge around mid-cycle at ovulation. If you don't notice it it does not mean you are ovulating. With a negative opk, your timing may be off a little and/or you did not ovulate that cycle. Remember, although helpful, opk are not 100% accurate. ...Read more

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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more