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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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Lwr abdominal discomfort, mild cramping no period since 3wk, mild pulling nr groin, milky white stretchy discharge, 3dp missed period, BFN 1dp date. HELP!

Lwr abdominal discomfort, mild cramping no period since 3wk, mild pulling nr groin, milky white stretchy discharge, 3dp missed period, BFN 1dp date. HELP!

Check a pregnancy test: If you're three weeks late for your period, having mild cramping, and especially if you were very regular before, you may be pregnant. If you haven't yet you can purchase an over-the-counter pregnancy test the drugstore. They are just as accurate as one of the doctors office. Unfortunately I didn't understand some of your abbreviations in the second half of your question ...Read more

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Ovarian cyst cause a change in discharge? Experiencing sharp pain in lower left side and a thick white/milky stretchy discharge with mild odor.

Ovarian cyst cause a change in discharge? Experiencing sharp pain in lower left side and a thick white/milky stretchy discharge with mild odor.

Discharge: I would look to other causes of this pain and rule out cervicitis, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, urerthritis or a urinary tract infection. You need to see a doctor to have a urine test and a pelvic exam and possibly cultures taken to determine the cause. Hope this helps ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have creamy, pasty, non-stretchy, milky white vaginal discharge? Is it normal?

What does it mean when you have creamy, pasty, non-stretchy, milky white vaginal discharge? Is it normal?

Could be: The symptoms you are describing are non-specific (e.g. can be related to a variety of scenarios, including normal vaginal discharge). Be vigilant for the development of odor (e.g. fishy, musty, etc...), yellowish color, clumpy/cottage cheese texture among other changes (e.g. vaginal itching). Such changes usually herald an infection of some sort. ...Read more

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I'm on cycle day 63. Usually, my cycle only lasts 32-43 days. I took a test last thursday but the result was negative. I'm having a lot of white milky discharge. Sometimes stretchy, sometimes watery. Please help to shed some insights.

Different problems: Vaginal discharge can be caused by hormonal changes, yeast, bacterial vaginosis and several sexually transmitted diseases. An exam and testing is needed to determine the cause and treatment. Irregular periods are one of the most common reasons people see an Obgyn. An exam and testing can be done to determine the cause and the treatment. ...Read more

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White, stretchy, milky discharge a day before my period is due. What could this be?

White, stretchy, milky discharge a day before my period is due. What could this be?

Cervical mucous: Cervical mucous and early menstrual debris characteristically increase just prior to the period. ...Read more

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I had unprotected sex right after I noticed some clear stretchy discharge. Now I'm having a lot of white milky discharge can I be pergo or not?

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I had unprotected sex right after I noticed some clear stretchy discharge. Now I'm having a lot of white milky discharge can I be pergo or not?

Possibly: You could possibly be pregnant if the dates line up; alternatively, you may have contracted an std. Set up an appointment with an ob/gyn for evaluation. ...Read more

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What of you have clear stretchy discharge than itchange to milky watery thin discharge guy been cuming in you the whole 3 weeks even after my cycle?

What of you have clear stretchy discharge than itchange to milky watery thin discharge guy been cuming in you the whole 3 weeks even after my cycle?

Vaginal discharge: You should definitely take a pregnancy test as indicated by other physicians, but more importantly if you are having burning, smelly discharge or rash, you should be evaluated for std. ...Read more

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Clear milky stretchy discharge ovulation or pregnancy sign?

Clear milky stretchy discharge ovulation or pregnancy sign?

Discharges: White ; milky may be pregnancy ; clear ; stretchy may be ovulation. However, rather than guessing you can take a pregnancy test if you miss your period or even use an ovulation predictor kit. ...Read more

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I am now 8 days late if I go by when I started my last period. I just had a baby 3 months ago. I am now experiencing both a milky discharge and a clear stretchy discharge. I've taken 2 tests, both came out negative. What could be going on?

I am now 8 days late if I go by when I started my last period. I just had a baby 3 months ago. I am now experiencing both a milky discharge and a clear stretchy discharge. I've taken 2 tests, both came out negative. What could be going on?

Probably normal: Resumption of menses after a pregnancy can be quite erratic. If you're completely soaking through a full strength feminine sanitary pad every 30 minutes/1 hour and/or feeling lightheaded, dizzy, etc., this needs to be evaluated ASAP. ...Read more

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CM is mixture of milky smooth & stretchy discharge. Am I ovulating, going to ovulate or have I already ovulated? When should I have sex?

CM is mixture of milky smooth & stretchy discharge. Am I ovulating, going to ovulate or have I already ovulated? When should I have sex?

Not sure: When the mucus is crystal clear and stretches at least 2 inches, you are then within a day or two of ovulation. That is the best time to have sex if you wish to become pregnant ...Read more

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Clear stretchy discharge 4 a day then milky white 4 the next 2days, ovulation? Chance of pregnancy if unprotected sex day before the clear stretchy?

Clear stretchy discharge 4 a day then milky white 4 the next 2days, ovulation? Chance of pregnancy if unprotected sex day before the clear stretchy?

Probably and yes!: The mucus changes you describe are what should happen - clear stretchy mucus occurs as you get ready to ovulate, once you ovulate Progesterone hormone makes the mucus thicker. There is definitely a chance of getting pregnant with unprotected sex around the time of ovulation. Assuming you're trying to conceive and have regular cycles, an ovulation predictor kit (opk) is more accurate than mucus. ...Read more

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Cramping, stretchy discharge and milky white sticky discharge week before inactive pills. Been on birth control pills for two months. Am I preganant?

Pregnancy: Discharge is not a sign of pregnancy. If you have taken your pills as directed then changes of pregnancy are very slim. If in doubt take a home pregnancy test. Take care! ...Read more

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I have white milky discharge.

I have white milky discharge.

See below: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she discover what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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I have a clear milky discharge?

I have a clear milky discharge?

More specific: There are numerous places in the body from which one can elicit a milky discharge. You'll need to resubmit your question with details. ...Read more