Top 20 Doctor insights on: Excessive vaginal mucous

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Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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What may cause excessive mucus vaginal discharge without odor or itching?

What may cause excessive mucus vaginal discharge without odor or itching?

Ovulation!: A clear mucusy discharge at mid cycle (around day 14 of a 28 day cycle) is a healthy sign of fertility and ovulation. Not all patients have it. If it has the consistency of egg white, you are probably ovulating within that 24 hour time period. You can use that to your advantage if you are trying to get pregnant. If you don't want to conceive, please use protection! ...Read more

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Had excessive mucus in sinuses and vaginal area for 7~8+ years. Have to use 12+ tissues/day. Mostly after eating, milky goop appears in my undies.?

Had excessive mucus in sinuses and vaginal area for 7~8+ years. Have to use 12+ tissues/day. Mostly after eating, milky goop appears in my undies.?

2 separate problems: Excessive mucus in the sinuses and vagina are totally unrelated. Furthermore, the nose may be the source of your excessive mucus rather than the sinuses. Therefore you need 2 specialists; an ENT doctor and a ob/gyn doctor. ...Read more

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What is light bleeding with clear vaginal mucous?

What is light bleeding with clear vaginal mucous?

Irregular bleed: Irregular bleeding is one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections, polyps, fibroids and hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have thick vaginal mucous?

Cyclic changes: Some women have thick vaginal mucus and others not so thick. Vaginal mucus and secretions can fluctuate throughout your cycle too. Some women get to know their cycle so well, they can tell when they are ovualting by the mucus consisitency of their vagina (spinnbarkeit mucus). Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What does clear sometimes stringy mucous vaginal discharge signify?

What does clear sometimes stringy mucous vaginal discharge signify?

Cycle points: The mucus discharge from the vagina can be examined to get an approximate idea of where a woman may be in her cycle with respect to her fertile periods such as ovulation, just before menstruation begins, just after it has stopped. Here is a website that is helpful to explain this a bit more:

http://www. Parents. Com/getting-pregnant/ovulation/signs/signs-of-ovulation/. ...Read more

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What could be causing me to have light pink vaginal discharge with mucous when I wipe?

What could be causing me to have light pink vaginal discharge with mucous when I wipe?

Possibilities: Sources of bleeding can be from the vagina, the cervix, or the uterus. Sometimes, it can even be from the opening from which you urinate, or the anus. Obtain an evaluation from your doctor. Best of luck. ...Read more

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You start getting vaginal mucous a few days before ovulation right? Not just the day the egg is released?

You start getting vaginal mucous a few days before ovulation right? Not just the day the egg is released?

Misnomer: It's normal to have vaginal discharge every day. Every day. The vagina produces mucous every day. The nature of one's cervical mucous (you have to reach up there and touch the cervical mucous) does change at the time of ovulation. If, at 17, you're trying to conceive, which I wouldn't recommend, then an ovulation predictor kit is going to be more accurate. Please be safe. ...Read more

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Vaginal mucous not my period odorless what does this mean?

Vaginal mucous not my period odorless what does this mean?

Normal: The cervix (opening to the womb or uterus) produces mucus during various stages of a normal menstrual cycle in response to hormone changes. This is normal. If a person has a lot of mucus it usually means you have high estrogen levels. This is typically considered a good thing. Many women can determine their fertility status based on the way their cervical mucus looks. ...Read more

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Brown stringy vaginal discharge for 2 weeks now, with a faint odor and also mucous like. What could this be?

Possibly infection?: See your doctor to make sure there is not an infection or possibly a tampon left in. ...Read more

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I have vaginal discharge that is clear mucous and blood tinged, I have also had the IUD 6 months. What could be wrong?

I have vaginal discharge that is clear mucous and blood tinged, I have also had the IUD 6 months. What could be wrong?

Several things: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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I have sharp shooting pains go through my anus and vagina at the same time. I also have an EXCESSIVE amount of mucus in my urine and a high platelet count (goes between 450 - 600). What could be causing these things?

Multiple issues: The pain is probably proctalgia fugax. You may consult this site for information: https://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pmc/articles/PMC3602260/
Mucus in urine: How do you know there is excessive mucus? Do you have any symptoms?
High platelet count may be due to iron deficiency.
Bottom line: See a doctor.
Wish you good health.
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. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. 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, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

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I have white grainy vaginal discharge with, itching and I noticed mucus and hint of blood and also a ball of clear mucous with blood tinged when I pe?

I have white grainy vaginal discharge with, itching and I noticed mucus and hint of blood and also a ball of clear mucous with blood tinged when I pe?

Could be yeast: Yeast vaginitis can give a whitish, clumpy discharge with itching;however, there can ba many things that could potentially cause this. It's always best in this case to see a doc and get properly diagnosed ...Read more

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Can u describe to me where exactly are the mucous epithelial membanes of the uterus in the vaginal area?

Can u describe to me where exactly are the mucous epithelial membanes of the uterus in the vaginal area?

Internal cervix: I suspect you are referring to the columnar cells located inside the cervix. The outside of the cervix is made of squamous epithelial cells ...Read more

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Diagnostic hysteroscopy with biopsy on 2/13. Still bright red strings in vaginal mucous discharge. Never had with previous pap smears. Normal with this procedure? Usually no discharge in cycle either

Diagnostic hysteroscopy with biopsy on 2/13. Still bright red strings in vaginal mucous discharge. Never had with previous pap smears. Normal with this procedure? Usually no discharge in cycle either

Give it one more wk: It take about 2-3 weeks for a biopsy site to heal. If the bleeding continues beyond another one week, then you need to go back to your gynecologist who did your biopsy and seek further guidance. ...Read more

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I've had vaginal discharge in a pink -brown color mucous like, some cramping for 3 day-discharge only on tp not panty- menses due oct 11- prego?

I've had vaginal discharge in a pink -brown color mucous like, some cramping for 3 day-discharge only on tp not panty- menses due oct 11- prego?

Not necessarily: Normal healthy women can have occasional changes in their discharge, periods, and uterine symptoms, even without being pregnant. If symptoms are more than just mild, if they become recurrent, or if they are very worrisome, a primary care doctor or an ob-gyn doctor can evaluate. To find out if one is pregnant, do an over-the-counter urine pregnancy test after missing a period (tests are accurate). ...Read more

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I used my lips kiss vaginal fluid, my lips no cut, sore but it soft. I can smile without painful like normal. But HIV can pass through mucous membranes. Any change hiv? Do I have mucous membranes?

I used my lips kiss vaginal fluid, my lips no cut, sore but it soft. I can smile without painful like normal. But HIV can pass through mucous membranes. Any change hiv? Do I have mucous membranes?

Yes you have membran: Yes, we all have mucous membranes- mouth, nose, eyes, rectal and vaginal. If you have contacted the mucous membranes of an HIV infected partner, you should get tested right away, and repeat the test. Hiv and many sexually transmitted diseases pass through mucous membrane contact. Please be use protection when engaging in sexual activity and refrain from oral/genital contact if your partner is hiv. ...Read more

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My lips is lined so it is mucous membrane? No cut, sore, painful, bleeding. I can smile as normal. I used to kiss vaginal fluid. Any change hiv?

My lips is lined so it is mucous membrane? No cut, sore, painful, bleeding. I can smile as normal. I used to kiss vaginal fluid. Any change hiv?

Not sure of question: Your mouth, nose and eyes are mucous membranes and HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases can pass through these areas. You don't mention if your partner is HIV positive, if so get tested right away. If unknown, please use protective measures if you must engage in sexual activity and be especially careful about oral to genital contact. ...Read more