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How do I know the difference between leukorrhea and amniotic fluid? 24 weeks pregnant and increased discharge patches in underwear sometimes?

How do I know the difference between leukorrhea and amniotic fluid? 24 weeks pregnant and increased discharge patches in underwear sometimes?

Leukorrhea vs PROM: Amniotic fluid is watery, leukorrhea is usually thicker like egg white or even white discharge. But since you are 24 weeks pregnant would call your ob in AM and have them evaluate you as amniotic fluid leakage at this point is serious. ...Read more

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What causes leukorrhea disease?

What causes leukorrhea disease?

Vaginal discharge: Leukorrhea is not a disease. It is excess vaginal discharge. Most often, it is a symptom of high estrogen (physiologic) such as pregnancy. It could also be from an inflammatory condition of vagina or cervix. In cases where it is yellow/green or malodorous, you would need to see a doctor since it could be a sign of several disease processes, such as a common bacterial infection or an STI. ...Read more

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I've had leukorrhea since this time last year,have taken medicines to treat it, but nothing.Is it possible that it has damaged my reprofuctive organs?

I've had leukorrhea since this time last year,have taken medicines to treat it, but nothing.Is it possible that it has damaged my reprofuctive organs?

Leukorrhea: Leukorrhea is a diagnosis of exclusion - meaning that infections causes of vaginal discharge should be excluded first. If an infection is found it should be treated. If all causes have been excluded the Leukorrhea can just be a normal finding. Nuvaring is a great method to alter vaginal secretions. Mirena (levonorgestrel) and Skyla IUDs can be used to alter the balance of Estrogen and Progesterone ...Read more

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Leukorrhea discharge that is brown in color?

Leukorrhea discharge that is brown in color?

Maybe if there was a: Little old blood mixed in. 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), clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.; pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't. ...Read more

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What is leukorrhea and why do some women have almost all the time besides during menstration?

What is leukorrhea and why do some women have almost all the time besides during menstration?

Leukorrhea: Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge made up of cells and fluid. The consistency, color and amount of this discharge can change depending on time of the menstrual cycle ; whether pregnant or not pregnant. ...Read more

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Im auffering from leukorrhea.sometimes there is an inflammation. does it has something with thinking?

Im auffering from leukorrhea.sometimes there is an inflammation. does it has something with thinking?

Absolutely NOT: I do not know what you are trying to say/ Did I understand you correctly.. Is leucorrhea associated with THINKING???. Please rephrase your question. ...Read more

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Leukorrhea a sign to take an hpt?

Leukorrhea a sign to take an hpt?

Pregnancy is not the: Only reason to have ^ in leukorrhea. Suggest taking a home pregnancy test if you miss your period. ...Read more

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Is leukorrhea a sure sign of pregnancy?

Is leukorrhea a sure sign of pregnancy?

No: Although an increase in white vaginal discharge usually occurs with pregnancy it is by no means diagnostic of pregnancy. A + home pregnancy test is diagnostic of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Do you get Leukorrhea before a period?

Do you get Leukorrhea before a period?

Leukorrhea: It is not uncommon prior to a cycle and can be related to many factors. Such as recent intercourse, poor vaginal flora, recent antibiotics, etc ...Read more