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Is It Normal For Women To Have Discharge
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
Yes: The increased hormones and blood flow to the vaginal area often result in increased discharge. It's only a problem if a foul odor is noted or other symptoms like itching or irritation. In these cases, an infection may be present. ...Read more
Is it normal for women to get discharge that is brown. I usually get skid marks. After I wiped it off there was a white mark but my bum was brown.?
Discharge in Men: Nope. Men with discharge have an std. Females have several kinds of possible discharge some normal and some not normal. It sound like you need some testing and treatment. ...Read more
I get regular discharge and I get a ton of it. I know its normal for woman to get but is there a way to cut down on it?
Is it normal for a female to have discharge every day? / All the time. When is the only time (s) you're suppose to have discharge?
Hard to tell, see MD: The amount of vaginal fluid varies widely; what's normal for one woman may be abnormal for another. See a doctor if this is a change, you're wet most of the time, or have odor. If abnormal, there are many causes, some related to homones, others to infection, and other possibilities. If you're sexually active, STDs are a particular concern, so don't delay; get checked out soon. Good luck! ...Read more
Yes: If the discharge has no odor or does not itch. ...Read more
Likely, yes: It's normal to have discharge every day. Most common is for the discharge to be white or clear. A worrisome sign is for the discharge to cause itching or smell funny. Having a copious amount can also sometimes be a sign of overgrowth of bacteria. But it's normal to have 'some' discharge every day. ...Read more
No: Please see the person who did the procedure or your gyn to r/o infection sasp. ...Read more
Talk with your doc: About your brownish discharge [from where? ]. Time to figure out what's causing it and what you need to do. Be well. ...Read more
Yes: A woman may perceive a change in the quality/quantity of normal vaginal secretions (discharge) @different times during her cycle & during her life. The interplay of hormonal and physiologic changes in a woman's body will cause the discharge. Provided that there isn't any associated odor/burning/itching/rashes associated with the discharge, then the discharge is normal. ...Read more
Is it normal for a 25 year old woman to discharge everyday? Should I wear panty liners everyday? It ruins my underwear.
Hello, im grace, female 21 yrs old. I have a discharge that is color brown, at first I thought it was blood, but, not smelly at all. Is it normal?
Clear or white: A normal vaginal discharge will vary in appearance, consistancy, and volume during the menstrual cycle. Near ovulation the discharge is usually clear, with an increase in volume, thin and watery. At the end of the cycle it usually becomes thicker and sticky, with less volume. A discolored discharge, or one that is clumpy, or with a foul odor is not normal. ...Read more
YES: Many women have a normal discharge that is related to secretions from the various glands in the vagina. But it could also be signs of infection. So if in doubt, get it evaluated by you doctor. ...Read more
Yes: If getting a slight odor and vaginal discharge just before the period happens most of the time that is normal for you. Sometimes women can get a vaginal infection, but with that most women get vaginal itching, irritation, sometimes a fishy odor and discharge that is different than usual. ...Read more
I am a 21 year old woman and have been taking the bc. I have had sex with my bf and the next day I had a clear jelly like discharge is this normal?
Possibly: It could be mucous along with the seminal fluid you are seeing. ...Read more
Yes I'm 36 yr old female is it normal to have excessive vaginal discharge? I'm thinking I'm going to have to start wearing a pad it's gotten so bad!
Not normal: I think the description of "excessive" pretty much means you know the answer to your own question :). That is certainly not normal. Please see a doctor to determine the cause of this discharge, and get appropriate treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have had a female problem for about 4 weeks I have had some discharge its white I don't itch and it doesn't burn it has a little bit of a different smell than normal but im scared im 45 yrs old never had no problems I have no insurance
If your location is correct and you live in california and you stll get a period and have never had a tubal ligation, then you qualify for a program called family pact. This program will allow you to get a free pap and testing for vaginal problems such as the one you described. Look in your local phonebook for family planning clinics, call and ask about the program. You should be able to find a clinic where you can be seen for your problem.
Another option is to buy an over the counter vaginal infection test. It is a test that checks your vaginal ph and gives you an indication if you are dealing with a yeast infection, bacterial infection or other type of infection.
Good luck. ...Read more
I am a female powerlifter and had a very heavy squat day (hit a personal record). I experienced vaginal discharge and spotting. Is this normal?
About nipple discharge. Are there some nipple discharges that are normal in nonpregnant, nonpostpartum women?
Yes: Any woman can produce milk, even if you have not been pregnant. This is normal. ...Read more
Is a watery vaginal discharge in a menopausal women normal? No pain, itch or bad odor, just annoying. It's been going on for 7 days now.
Various reasons: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. After menopause hormone deficiency can cause vaginal discharge as well. ...Read more
Is it normal for a pregnant women to spot during her first 2 weeks of pregnancy is it normal to discharge any liquids can someone answer please
Yes: A woman may have spotting at 2 weeks because of implantation bleeding. There are many reasons for discharge including recent intercourse and infection. Have your friend see a provider if she is not sure. ...Read more
I have been taking 2 dietary supplements : women's ultra mega active and cla. Ever since then my discharge has been reddish brown. Is this normal?
Who knows?: Why are you taking two supplements that you don't know what's in them, why you are taking them, how to judge whether they're helping you, what the potential side effects and interactions are -- and, that won't do you any good except spend your money needlessly? Don't get your medical information from friends, tv and the internet. Stay away from junk you don't need and could harm you. ...Read more
I am a 53 year old female. I am on my feet for 11 hours a day. Is it normal to have a little discharge vaginally. I work 11 hours a day and I am on my feet about 10 hours a day. I do nothing. I am married but we have relations about twice a week. On the d
As: As long as the discharge is whitish colored then it is normal for many women to have that. But if it is yellow, green, grey, bloody; or if you have abdominal pain, fever, or vomiting then it could be a problem. You sound very unlikely to have an infection. Please be sure though that your pap smears are up to date. Also if your discharge is unusual for you please see your gynecologist. If you haven't had a gynecological examination recently then please be seen and have an updated pap smear. ...Read more