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Doctor insights on: Lots Of Cervical Mucus After Ovulation

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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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Always get creamy CM after ovulation, but when you ovulate does your cervical mucus instantly change, like right away it goes from clear to dense?

Not reliable : Relying on cervical mucous as a tool for predicting ovulation is highly unreliable. If you feel you have abnormal discharge get tested for infection. If you are trying to get pregnant try an ovulation kit. If you want to avoid pregnancy use condoms or birth control. ...Read more

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Three days after ovulation, my cervical mucus is still stringy and like egg-white with a brown tinge to it. Why?

Three days after ovulation, my cervical mucus is still stringy and like egg-white with a brown tinge to it. Why?

These are: Mysteries hard to explain. Are you sure when u ovulated? Are you sure that the mucus gets firm immediatly after ovulation. Are u sure it's not vaginal discharge or infection? There is no clear answer 2 your question but it is not likely to be a problem. Are u trying to conceive and gauging your cervical mucus? If so you are gonna go crazy, try to relax. ...Read more

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Does Plan B work during/after ovulation? For instance if you take it the day after you notice fertile cervical mucus?

Does Plan B work during/after ovulation? For instance if you take it the day after you notice fertile cervical mucus?

Prior to ovulation..: Plan B works mainly by delaying ovulation. Some claim it prevents implantation after conception but not all studies have shown this to be true. Its controversial. The unknown here is whether-or-not you ovulated prior to taking it. Cervical mucus is not reliable enough to know. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Normally around ovulation time, i get lots of cervical mucus. Tomorrow is my ovulation day but no mucus at all. Is something wrong?

Normally around ovulation time, i get lots of cervical mucus. Tomorrow is my ovulation day but no mucus at all. Is something wrong?

Not likely: Cervical mucus is not always a reliable indicator of ovulation. In addition, the timing of ovulation can change from cycle to cycle. Either of these would explain what you describe. ...Read more

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I took ovulation prediction tests during tim I should of ovulated and had a lot of cervical mucus, tests never tested positive, why didn't test test +?

.: Ovulation prediction kits are usually very accurate. If it is not testing positive follow the tips. 1. Make sure you follow manufacturer instructions closely while testing. 2. Test on multiple consecutive days. 3. Test early morning second urine. These will improve the accuracy of the test. ...Read more

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How much fertile cervical mucus in healthy ovulation cycle? I remember having lots of it till a few years back but not nearly as much now. Am i doomed

Cervical mucous: Ovulation occurs consistently about 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days there are from the first day of the bleeding to the next during your normal cycle just subtract 14 days. This allows you to predict when you should be ovulating. Monitoring ovulation via cervical mucous is not very reliable. ...Read more

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What does it mean if u have a lot of stretchy cervical mucus after you already ovulated could you be pregnant ?

What does it mean if u have a lot of stretchy cervical mucus after you already ovulated could you be pregnant ?

Only if period miss: I would not suspect pregnancy unless you've missed a period. If period isn't due yet, the stretchy mucous would make me suspect that you didn't ovulate this month. Time will tell. ...Read more

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Why do I have cervical mucus when i'm not ovulating?

Normal: Cervical mucus is made in some amount all month long. ...Read more

Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more


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