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I had unprotected sex 12 days ago (he pulled out). I ovulated 3 days ago, since then there has been a milky brown discharge. Should I be concerned?

I had unprotected sex 12 days ago (he pulled out). I ovulated 3 days ago, since then there has been a milky brown discharge. Should I be concerned?

Possibly: Pull out method is not effective for birth control. Although chances of becoming pregnant are highest right around ovulation - pregnancy is still possible outside of that time parameter. Take care. ...Read more

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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Today is my 12dpiui. I no longer have any sore boobs but I have some milky and brown discharge. Is this a sign that my period is coming?

Today is my 12dpiui. I no longer have any sore boobs but I have some milky and brown discharge. Is this a sign that my period is coming?

Wait and see: You are in the middle of the “two week wait.” This is a very stressful time after IUI where one has to wait to see if the procedure was successful. Often people analyze every possible symptom trying to guess the ultimate outcome. The best advice is to relax and wait until your doctor wants you to do your pregnancy test to determine if the procedure worked or not. ...Read more

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For about a week I've been having brown milky to dark brown discharge with spotting blood. What could this be?

For about a week I've been having brown milky to dark brown discharge with spotting blood. What could this be?

Common: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Brown milky discharge, what could it be?

Brown milky discharge, what could it be?

Female-Vaginal D/C?: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood ; may be seen after the period. ...Read more

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Is my cancer back if I have dark brown milky discharge lasting over a month?

Is my cancer back if I have dark brown milky discharge lasting over a month?

Please elaborate: Could you provide more information so we can assist you?

What type of cancer did you have, how long ago, and where is your discharge coming from? ...Read more

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I started my period last Monday and it ended on Sunday morning, but I'm having brown, milky discharge. It doesn't have a foul odor or other symptoms?

I started my period last Monday and it ended on Sunday morning, but I'm having brown, milky discharge. It doesn't have a foul odor or other symptoms?

Brown discharge: Could still be infection with blood from cervical irritation. Could be mycoplasma, ureoplasma, BV (fishy odor), or chlamydia (no odor). Mycoplasma/ureoplasma and chlamydia are treated with zithromax, BV with flagyl F/u with doctor urgent care. ...Read more

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I had sex last week Friday n Saturday was end of my period 8 days later had light brown milky discharge n pinkish discharge lasting a few hours?

I had sex last week Friday n Saturday was end of my period 8 days later had light brown milky discharge n pinkish discharge lasting a few hours?

Spotting: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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HI IM 35 IVE ALWAYS HAD ABNORMAL PERIODS. IVE BEEN RELEASING BROWN DISCHARGE AND SMALL BLOODY- MILKY CLOTS FOR 12 DAYS. PLEASE HELP?

See Gynecologist: 35 year old female says I'm 35 always had abnormal periods. I've been releasing brown discharge and small bloody-milky clots for 12 day please help? Best help is to see a Gynecologist as soon as possible to examine and determine the cause for treatment. ...Read more

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Creamy white discharge with a little blood mixed in it. 2 days since this has happened and before that got a brown discharge (once). what might this be?

Creamy white discharge with a little blood mixed in it. 2 days since this has happened and before that got a brown discharge (once). what might this be?

Infection? STD?: Any new, abnormal, unexplained vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. Many possible causes, but "creamy" or brown discharge, or blood, suggest infection -- and at your age (18) that often means an STD like gonorrhea or chlamydia. See a doctor soon. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am 23 and I'm a virgin. I have a heavy white, creamy n sometim brown discharge after my periods. What is the problem?

I am 23 and I'm a virgin. I have a heavy white, creamy n sometim brown discharge after my periods. What is the problem?

Discharge: 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 urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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Had small amount brown discharge similar to blood in creamy white discharge 5 or 6 dpo. Only 1 time in 1 wipe.... can this be implantation?

Had small amount brown discharge similar to blood in creamy white discharge 5 or 6 dpo. Only 1 time in 1 wipe.... can this be implantation?

May be: If you miss your period by 4-5 days, do a home pregnancy test. If the result is negative repeat the test 4-5 days later unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the 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 if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

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I had my period the 26 of march and today I began haveing brown discharge this morning now its a creamy bloody discharge. Today is april 5th. Why?

I had my period the 26 of march and today I began haveing brown discharge this morning now its a creamy bloody discharge. Today is april 5th. Why?

Ok to observe: Occasional irregular bleeding is generally not worrisome. If the problem continues for more than a few months a gyn provider should be consulted. ...Read more

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Finish period 2/12 and I been having a light creamy brown discharge. Had unprotected & protected sex w my partner? Is my period going go start?

Finish period 2/12 and I been having a light creamy brown discharge. Had unprotected & protected sex w my partner? Is my period going go start?

Possibly: It's around the time for your. To start, as you well know. It's also possible that you are pregnant. A good idea given that it's time for your. And you're worried, would be to take a home pregnancy test. They are safe and accurate and can provide you the answer you're looking for quickly. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is brown discharge mean?

What is brown discharge mean?

Brown discharge: May be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the cause of brown discharge?

Old blood most: Likely; assuming you are speaking of discharge from lungs, bladder or vagina; discharge site not specified. Blood, after a time, & a bit diluted looks brown from the iron and heme in hemoglobin. ...Read more

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What is medication of brown discharge?

What is medication of brown discharge?

Brown discharge is: Usually older, deoxygenated blood from the uterus. There isn't necessarily a medication require to treat it. However, it you have been experiencing menstrual irregularities check with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What is the meaning of brown discharge?

Brown Vag Discharge: This is most likely aged blood left over from either spotting, a cervical irritation or even old blood from previous menses.

In most cases this is normal and benign. ...Read more

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What are common causes of brown discharge?

Female? Vaginal?: Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What are the causes of heavy brown discharge?

What are the causes of heavy brown discharge?

Brown discharge: May be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Took cyctotec july 3 n now is july 25 have brown discharge what is it?

Took cyctotec july 3 n now is july 25 have brown discharge what is it?

Cystotec: I am not sure why you took cystotec. It's used for labor induction mainly nowdays. It can cause uterine cramps as well as it causes it to contract. Could you have been pregnant at the time you took it? It is a known cat. X drug in pregnancy due to its potential to cause abortions. ...Read more

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I have a clearish brown discharge and im not sure what that means and im really concerned

I have a clearish brown discharge and im not sure what that means and im really concerned

See your physician: For an answer to this problem, you need an in-person visit with your family physician or your gynecologist. They can examine you and treat whatever needs treating. ...Read more