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Heavy watery milky white discharge. No foul odor. Not due for menstrual cycle for another two weeks... what could it be?

Heavy watery milky white discharge. No foul odor. Not due for menstrual cycle for another two weeks... what could it be?

Discharge: Despite the lack of odor, the discharge is probably from BV (bacterial vaginosis). It is still a good idea to send a test for other infections to be sure. ...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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I have a milky white discharge that have a foul fishy odor what could this be?

I have a milky white discharge that have a foul fishy odor what could this be?

BV: 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. ...Read more

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I've been having white milky discharge with foul odor and some abdominal cramping for about 2 1/2 years. What can this be?

I've been having white milky discharge with foul odor and some abdominal cramping for about 2 1/2 years. What can this be?

Vaginitis? Or...: Seen gyn? Been checked for stds, vaginal yeast, vaginosis (bacterial infection)? Some GI problems including crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel disease) can cause fistulas (abnormal connection) between bowel and other organs, including vagina. See your doc, get a good exam. ...Read more

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I have milky white discharge no itching or odor is this normal?

White discharge: This is normal and there are a variety of reasons for this the most common question here on healthtap. ...Read more

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I have a milky white discharge from vagina. No odor or itchiness. I have been on seasonique for 5 months. Is this normal?

I have a milky white discharge from vagina. No odor or itchiness. I have been on seasonique for 5 months. Is this normal?

Leukorrhea.: In the absence of symptoms such as itching, burning sensation, foul smell such as 'fishy smell', / rotting smell, high risk behavior it simply seem like 'leukorrhea' which may occur at the beginning and end of a cycle. It is thick and white, odorless. If it is clear and stretchy it may be due to ovulation. It occurs due to estrogen stimulation or imbalance. Itcan be a natural defense. C. ...Read more

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I've had c diff finished Flagyl 2wks ago. Had acute sinutis & took zpak at same time of flagyl. I have milky white discharge no odor & back pain?

I've had c diff finished Flagyl 2wks ago. Had acute sinutis & took zpak at same time of flagyl. I have milky white discharge no odor & back pain?

Vaginal discharge?: Rough few weeks. If that's white vaginal discharge, likely is a candidal (yeast) infection, from the antibiotics; usually thick, cottage cheesy, itchy maybe. Generally treated with antifungals, topically or orally.
Call your doc. ...Read more

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Is milky white vaginal discharge normal? No smell no itchiness or redness just milky white discharge?

Is milky white vaginal discharge normal? No smell no itchiness or redness just milky white discharge?

Exam and 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

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What does milky white discharge from my vagina mean it does not itch smell burn or anything?

What does milky white discharge from my vagina mean it does not itch smell burn or anything?

May be normal: If you could have been exposed to a sexually transmitted infection, you should be checked, but vaginal discharge is often normal. Estrogen is produced by the ovaries and causes the vaginal tissue to secrete mucous. A white milky discharge is often totally normal, especially if it does not have a bad odor itch or burn. ...Read more

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Using estrace cream for atrophy for 1 wk. Now have a milky white discharge most of the time. Is this what it is supposed to do? No itch or funky smell

Common: The estrace cream 'melts' over time. So, this could be the cream itself. Over time, you might return to having your normal vaginal discharge from natural vaginal secretions. As Always, have your doctor examine you to make sure. ...Read more

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Milky white discharge red dry irritated skin on inner labias dry peeling skin on clitoris musky and metallic smell after sex with a condom?

Milky white discharge red dry irritated skin on inner labias dry peeling skin on clitoris musky and metallic smell after sex with a condom?

Poss yeast vaginitis: Discharge and redness are very consistent with a yeast vaginitis, but findings could potentially be related to allergy or sensitivity to the material in condoms or lubricant. I suggest starting with an exam from your doctor or gynecologist. Yeast infection is very treatable with both vaginal inserts and oral medication and is not considered STD. ...Read more

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Whst do it mean when you have milky white discharge?

Whst do it mean when you have milky white discharge?

Possible Reasons: When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c >. ...Read more

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Iv been haveing milky white discharge comeing from my left bob?

Galactorrhea: Is the name of this abnormal milky nipple discharge. An evaluation is needed to diagnose the origin of this symptom. See your doctor ...Read more

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Milky, white discharge which gushes out unexpectedly. Should I be worried?

Female?: Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.; pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. If you >. ...Read more

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Milky white discharge coming from nipple. What could it be?

Milk: Very likely it is milk. Unless you are pregnant, this could be a symptom of other causes. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Milky white discharge from vagina. What could it be?

Milky white discharge from vagina. What could it be?

....: Could be bacterial vaginosis. May also be vaginitis. please see a health care provider for a complete examination. ...Read more

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Milky white discharge after plan b, should I be concerned?

Milky white discharge after plan b, should I be concerned?

Might be leukorrhea.: If there is itching, burning, redness, swelling or odor please contact your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What is this odorless milky white discharge coming out of my vagina?

What is this odorless milky white discharge coming out of my vagina?

Possible Reasons: When pregnant, vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c >. ...Read more

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Is it safe to have a milky white discharge from th vagina?

Sexually active? If: Yes- have you missed your period. When pregnant vaginal discharge is thin, white ; milky. But because this is not a diagnostic symptom, a pregnancy test should be taken if you miss your period. 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's best to see gynecologist for eval. ...Read more

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I'm cramping and have milky white discharge but I have the Mirena, (levonorgestrel) what could be going on?

I'm cramping and have milky white discharge but I have the Mirena, (levonorgestrel) what could be going on?

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. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Sore nipples, milky white discharge, hpt negative?

Sore nipples, milky white discharge, hpt negative?

Candida?: If your period is late, pregnancy test negative and nipples are sore, you may need to recheck pregnancy test in a a week. Topical vit d to the sore nipples may relieve pain. Milky white discharge could be a yeast overgrowth but if no itching or other symptoms will not be harmful. Eat healthy food, get sleep, exercise, and de-stress. ...Read more