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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 discharge during ovulation smell ?

Does discharge during ovulation smell ?

No: Usually normal healthy cervical mucus prior to ovulation does not have a smell. ...Read more

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Squirting watery discharge the past week.. I'm ovulating. I just started the Nuevoring. It doesn't smell or itch it's just SO MUCH. Help! I'm panicing?

Squirting watery discharge the past week.. I'm ovulating. I just started the Nuevoring. It doesn't smell or itch it's just SO MUCH. Help! I'm panicing?

No need to panic: Firstly, if you are using the Nuvaring, you are not ovulating. I suspect your increased discharge is from the ring. It is not unusual that there is increased physiologic discharge with the Nuvaring. This is normal. ...Read more

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I got brown discharge today (I'm ovulating) and my urine smelled like coffee. i dont know what this means. help.

I got brown discharge today (I'm ovulating) and my urine smelled like coffee. i dont know what this means. help.

Drink water: What you described is within normal variation. You should drink enough water daily so that your urine is colorless. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Is discharge sign of ovulation ?

Is discharge sign of ovulation ?

Ovulation?: As ovulation approaches, your cervical mucus changes in amount and consistency. By paying careful attention to the change, you can predict your most fertile days. When you're not ovulating, cervical mucus may appear sticky, creamy, or may be entirely absent. As ovulation approaches, cervical mucus becomes more abundant, takes on a watery to raw-egg-white-like consistency, and stretches up to an inch or more between your fingers. ...Read more

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Isn't discharge a sign of ovulation ?

Isn't discharge a sign of ovulation ?

Leukorrhea: Normal vaginal discharge is called leukorrhea. It is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. ^ is seen with ovulation ; pregnancy. It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. ...Read more

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I have ovulation discharge, what to do?

I have ovulation discharge, what to do?

Nothing: nothing. if there is odor or irritation, see your doctor. ...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 causes discharge just before ovulation?

Cervical mucous: The cervix is an opening to the internal body organs. It is usually tightly closed to protect against infection but opens just before ovulation to admit sperm. The cells that surround the egg as it develops produce estrogen. Estrogen stimulates growth of the uterine lining and cervical mucous. This cervical mucous is the discharge that is detected just before ovulation. ...Read more

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I'm ovulating now and I have a lot of discharge now why?

Leukorrhea: Normal vaginal discharge is called leukorrhea. It is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. ^ is seen with ovulation ; pregnancy. It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. If you have an odor which causes redness, itching, burning, swelling or foul odor – please have that evalua. ...Read more

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I have clear discharge am i ovulating?

I have clear discharge am i ovulating?

Misinformed?: Cervical mucous or vaginal discharge should not ever be used to follow or monitor the different phases of a menstrual cycle. There are many different reasons for vaginal discharge and many of these can produce a variety of consistencies and textures to the discharge. ...Read more

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Am seeing clear discharge Am I ovulating?

Not necessarily: Women have varying discharge throughout their cycle. Use of an ovulation predictor kit could help to answer your question. Have you tried an ovulation calendar? Take care. ...Read more

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Clear and watery discharge am i ovulating?

Normal: At mid cycle the high estrogen levels cause the cervical mucus to good from thick and tacky to clear and watery. This is completely normal and lasts for 2-3 days. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What causes white discharge in ovulation?

Hormonal drops: Prior to ovulation, hormonal changes that occur result in more cervical mucus, and it has more of a watery consistency resulting in vaginal discharge. After ovulation, the mucus thickens and discharge slows. ...Read more

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What causes brown discharge during ovulation?

What causes brown discharge during ovulation?

Brown D/C: is usually old blood being cleaned from the uterus. ...Read more

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Is dark brown discharge normal when ovulating?

Not unusual: Ovulation is an inflammatory process. The inflammatory chemicals (prostaglandins) may cause some instability in the uterine lining resulting in spotting. This would show up as a brownish discharge. ...Read more

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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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Am seeing slimy clear discharge Am I ovulating?

Maybe yes & maybe no: 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 & like uncooked egg whites), Clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.& pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick & white to yellowish. ...Read more

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If I have a light brown discharge can I ovulate?

Probably: These are not generally related at all. You'd need to give mor information to say you can/cannot ovulate, but the discharge is not to worry. ...Read more

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Why am i loosing pink discharge after ovulating ?

Pink discharge: There is frequently a small amount of blood released with ovulation. This will come as a a pink discharge. ...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