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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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Creamy pink creme discharge sticky?

Creamy pink creme discharge sticky?

Sticky discharge: Please give more specific information on your question and more detail.

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What could be causing this pink, fishy odor discharge?

Bacterial Vaginosis: Sometimes disturbances to the natural bacteria in your vagina (douching, irregular bleeding, unprotected sex, etc) can allow abnl bacteria like Gardnerella to overgrow and cause a fishy odor. It's not sexually transmitted, but can be treated w/ Metronidazole (Flagyl)/Clindamycin/Boric Acid. See your GYN for a prescription and be examined for other potential causes. Nothing urgent/dangerous though.

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What does it mean when discharge changes frm light pink to light brown?

What does it mean when discharge changes frm light pink to light brown?

There is likely: Blood mixed in with your vaginal secretions. Brown is often older blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please get medically evaluated.

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I've had brownish discharge for two days. Then the next day when I wiped, it was pink so I put on a pad. The next morning the pad was clean.?

Old blood: The brownish discharge is old menstrual blood mixed with vaginal secretions and usually disappears with the onset of a new cycle.

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I usually have 32 day cycles but on day 27 I noticed brown/pink tinged discharge when I wiped for 5 days (no need for a pad). What could this be?

Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.

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Watery pink discharge?

Watery pink discharge?

Discharge: Hi I assume this is from the vagina. I would want to know your menstrual history, do a full sexual history, and examine and possibly even culture the discharge. But, this is not normal and should be evaluated by a trusted health care provider.

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Why am I loosing pink discharge after ovulating?

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.

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What is pink slimy discharge from a vagina?

What is pink slimy discharge from a vagina?

Depends on...: "pink slimy discharge" means different things to different women. It has to be compared to the particular woman's normal daily vaginal (cervical) mucus discharge. Some women are at risk for std's, some at risk for cancers, and others at risk for both (so a doctor's evaluation is a good idea). Pink mucus could also be normal mucus mixed with a trace of menstrual blood, in a very low-risk woman.

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What does creamy pink discharge mean?

What does creamy pink discharge mean?

Many possibilties: Including normal discharge, infection, bleeding to name a few. Have it checked out by your doctor. Best of luck!

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Light pink discharge what does this mean?

Light pink discharge what does this mean?

If sexually active: If you have been sexually active it could be implantation bleeding wait if you miss your period do the pregnancy test.

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What it means when you have pink discharge?

What it means when you have pink discharge?

There is likely a: Small amount of blood mixed in with vaginal secretions.

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What does slightly pink/red tinted discharge mean?

What does slightly pink/red tinted discharge mean?

Inflammation: Most likely, that is blood mixed into your discharge causing the pink/red color, indicative of some inflammation form somewhere. It may be infectious, so if it continues, see the Dr.

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Foul smelling light pink discharge. What could it be?

Foul smelling light pink discharge. What could it be?

This may well be: An infection. Recommend seeing you gynecologist to assess further.

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Why would my titt itch and have slight pink discharge?

Why would my titt itch and have slight pink discharge?

Needs exam to tell: It is very difficult to tell you what it is without visual exam and feel of it. If it is bothering you see your doctor or a dermatologist.

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When you have pink discharge does that mean the baby's coming?

Most likely if. ....: You pass a thick mucous discharge, sometimes referred to as the "show", it may be a sign that you may be getting into labor soon or within a few days. Do be sure your bags are packed. Good luck.