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Does Discharge Mean My Period Is Coming
What does a creamy white discharge mean. I stuck my finger in my vagina and its a sticky creamy whitish discharge. Does this mean my period is coming?
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
I'm having light pink really watery discharge, I was bleeding for the last 6 days, does this mean my period is coming to an end?
Water: I do not know if your period is coming to and end or not, but the watery discharge does not sound normal. I think you should be seen. ...Read more
What does clear, stretchy vaginal discharge mean and it shows up after I urinate? Does this mean my period is coming soon? I have pcos.
Maybe normal: Small amounts of blood can make its way out as a brownish discharge. Mixed with normal discharge from the cervix might appear as you describe. If this is completely abnormal for you, then see your doctor to rule out infection! ...Read more
? Pregnant: You could be pregnant. Take a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Period is 2 days late and I have very little clear sticky discharge with no odor what could this mean?
Last Sex March 3. Period 18-23. Recently light brown discharged but today I had a small amount of dark brown What could this mean? I'm worried
Many causes: The menstrual cycle is under numerous influences, both externally (e.g. Stress, weight changes, diet, etc...) and internally (e.g. Pituitary gland, ovaries, adrenal glands, etc...). Additionally, pathology like uterine fibroids and endometrial polyps can also intervene. Sounds like a thorough work-up is in order; espe. Of course, a pregnancy is always a consideration. Get with your ob/gyn asap ...Read more
Brown discharge: Most often brown discharge after a period is old blood being cleaned from the uterus. It might have a slight odor but usually would not expect extreme malodor. ...Read more
Don't worry: This brownish discharge is the final remnants of your periods. The final tiny bits of endometrial tissue that are being shed. It should stop soon. If not, see your doctor. ...Read more
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
Not to fret: It is older, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of the uterus. ...Read more
Probably not: Some of the blood may take longer to be released from the uterus. That is usually not a sign of problems. If your are concerned, see your doctor. ...Read more
Only if its bloody.: If the discharge comes at the end of your cycle and is blood stained, then that would indicate a pending period flow. ...Read more
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
Period: It is common for women to have varying degrees of discharge during the month. As long as it is not giving you any discomfort such as itching, burning and it doesn't have a bad smell you shouldn't be concerned. Take care! ...Read more
Take a test: If you're period is late and you are sexually active, consider taking a home pregnancy test to make sure you're not pregnant. Otherwise, this delay is likely due to hormones, thyroid or changes in weight (thin/heavy). Discharge doesn't signal anything at this point in time. Thin is usually mid-cycle, but it doesn't sound like you are mid-cycle. ...Read more
Likely normal: You are just passing old blood. This is common and very unlikely to be of any concern. However, if continuing then speak with your md about it. ...Read more
If sexually active: Could be pregnant. Take hpt. Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more
I got some stringy dark/light brown discharge for a couple days instead of a period, what could that mean?
Pregnancy test?: If you're having sex, the first thing to do is a home urine pregnancy test. They are very accurate. If pregnancy isn't a possibility, there may be a temporary hormonal shift. If things don't get back to normal by next month, seeking care to figure out cause could be helpful. ...Read more
Girlfriend has a lot of brownish discharge that is wet, what does this mean. She had her period about a month ago.
Could be..: This could be related to a vaginal infection so she would need to see a gynecologist in order to get examined and treated. If sexually active she should get also a pregnancy test. And if you are active with her please try to avoid sex while she gets treated or at least use condoms for protection. ...Read more
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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