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Lots Of White Discharge Before Period
Needs testing: 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. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more
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
I'm on the pill and I've taken my last pill of the pack, so my break is due. Is it normal to have lots of thick white discharge before my period?
I have a lot of egg white discharge 7. Days before period could this mean pregnancy also had tingling in one of my nipples?
Had miscarriage January suppose to get 2nd period but I'm late and I'm getting lots of white discharge?
Use anti fungal med: After a miscarriage the next period may be early or late. But if more than two weeks late should get blood pregnancy test. If this was spontaneous miscarriage sometimes not complete and blood test will still show pregnancy hormone. Then you may need a procedure to get everything out ...Read more
For the past two weeks I've been having lots of white discharge. My period isn't due for another two weeks. No odor or itching or pain. What could it be?
I've been producing a lot of thick, white discharge the past 2 days. Period ended 6/29. Is this normal?
I have had a lot of white discharge in the past few days. I'm about two weeks away from my period. What could be causing this?
Could be yeast: Or increased mucous from your hormones, see your obgyn today so your doc can do an exam and culture so you know what is going on. ...Read more
My period is almost two weeks late and I am having a lot of stick white discharge what does this mean? Large ammounts of sticky white discharge.
The: The number one reason for a missed period is pregnancy. Since you are 2 weeks past your missed period, a pregnancy test should be pretty accurate at this point - you should do one. Without examining you, it is hard to say whether the discharge is related to the missed period, from pregnancy, or another issue altogether such as an infection. If you have any additional questions about pregnancy or discharge, you should call your doctor. ...Read more
I miss my period and and now I'm having a lot of light yellowish /white discharge what can this mean?
Is it normal to have slightly white discharge before your period? I don't have a lot. I do notice that my breasts hurt slightly but not too much.
Discharge: It is very normal for the discharge to increase all the way up to the period. The mucus is associated with the hormones and make the cervix and vagina more hospitable for sperm. Mid cycle the mucus is very sticky and stretchy, a good sign of ovulation. The breasts also respond to the hormones and therefore hurt around the period. ...Read more
Since my period ended a few days ago I've been having quite a lot of creamy white discharge. No smell, itching or anything like that. Is it normal?
Discharge: Creamy white discharge is usually not normal. Probably should be checked. ...Read more
Take a pregnancy tes: Whenever you miss a period it is important to take a pregnancy test. The discharge could be normal or could be an infection. The only way to tell the difference is to see a doctor. ...Read more
I'm due for my period in 5 days. But I'm having this thick white discharge come out. (Lots) and had egg white discharge a few days ago. Could I be pg?
Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about 2-3 weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. If the result is negative repeat the test in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
A woman has: Vaginal secretions through out her menstrual cycle. There is nothing necessarily wrong with white d/c before your period. However, a clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with >. ...Read more
Discharge.: Leukorrhea is a clear to white vaginal discharge made up of vaginal secretions, debris and dead white blood cells. It does not have an odor, cause burning, pain, itching or redness. It is normal for the consistency and amount to change throughout your menstrual cycle. For instance, there is more when ovulating or pregnant. By discharges that are symptomatic should be medically checked. Take care. ...Read more
Is it normal to have white discharge or even feel wet a week before period? Are we supposed to feel dry at this moment?
Progesterone: Every month? Progesterone levels increase the week before cycles and can effect discharge changing it. A natural process. Wt changes can effect the balances of these hormones and thus the discharge. Some women will have cravings for sugar the week before cycle and this can effect the discharge as well. ...Read more
Discharge is normal: It's normal for a woman to have discharge every day. Discharge typically changes in consistency through cycle based on changes in hormones. So long as discharge doesn't itch or smell fishy, it's okay. Sometimes when women have copious amount of discharge it can be a sign of a bacterial infection. If you're worried, see doc for check up! ...Read more
Probably normal: The nature and volume of the vaginal discharge will vary through the cycle. At the time of ovulation the discharge becomes thinner and the volume increases. At the point you note - you would have already ovulated and you may be seeing the inherent increase in discharge. After a few more days the discharge will usually decrease - as the time for the period approaches. ...Read more