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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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My period isn't for another week, & i've been noticing a pale pink discharge when i wipe, but my meds also increased last week. Should i be worried?

My period isn't for another week, & i've been noticing a pale pink discharge when i wipe, but my meds also increased last week. Should i be worried?

What meds?: Pale pink discharge is likely blood coming from uterus, though cervix and vagina as sources cannot be ruled out. Not sure what meds you were referring to... Or why they would have an effect on bleeding. Consider reposting your question with the prescription medication you are using. The medications you listed wouldn't cause breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more

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I had a hysteroscopy about 5 weeks ago. I have finished my first period and hubby and I had sex 2 days ago and today I've had pale pink discharge?

I had a hysteroscopy about 5 weeks ago. I have finished my first period and hubby and I had sex 2 days ago and today I've had pale pink discharge?

Pink discharge: The discharge could be related to ovulation. You did not provide your age, and there may be other causes. After a period, there may be residual small amounts of blood which can be expressed by contractions of the womb after sex. If this continues, see your healthcare provider who performed the hysteroscopy. ...Read more

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I'm five days late for my period, I am ttc, I now have a very pale pink discharge, could I be pregnant?

I'm five days late for my period, I am ttc, I now have a very pale pink discharge, could I be pregnant?

Possible,: It's very possible and after 5 days late for MP now it's time to take a home pregnancy test. They are very accurate in this time frame. The pink discharge can be a a light period and can also be found in pregnancy as well. Check a first morning urine pregnancy test and good luck. ...Read more

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What does pale pink discharge mean w/ 1st am pee for the last three days, two weeks after period missed 2pills last week during ovulation and had sex?

What does pale pink discharge mean w/ 1st am pee for the last three days, two weeks after period missed 2pills last week during ovulation and had sex?

I recommend...: Taking a pregnancy test and if it comes up negative then i recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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Liquid discharge from anus. No bm or pain or anything?

Liquid discharge from anus. No bm or pain or anything?

Anorectal discharge: You may be describing mucus discharge, impaired anal sphincter function, or even a draining abscess or fistula. Gi or proctologist will first perform a visual inspection & digital exam after taking your history as to circumstances, duration, quality, timing of symptoms & your risk factors. They may then determine topical treatment, antibiotics, or perform further evaluation of rectal lining. ...Read more

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Brown smelly discharge from anus on vacation?

Anorectal discharge: You may be describing mucus discharge, impaired anal sphincter function, or even a draining abscess or fistula. Gi or proctologist will first perform a visual inspection & digital exam after taking your history as to circumstances, duration, quality, timing of symptoms & your risk factors. They may then determine topical treatment, antibiotics, or perform further evaluation of rectal lining. ...Read more

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52 y/o male. Have experienced (off and on) a sweet smelling, slimy discharge from anus that dries almost immediately on my fingers. Please help.

52 y/o male.  Have experienced (off and on) a sweet smelling, slimy discharge from anus that dries almost immediately on my fingers. Please help.

Malabsorption: This sounds like a malabsorptive problem, particularly fat metabolism. You should see your doctor for testing including digestive enzymes. ...Read more

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Discharge from anus and vagina after experimental sex. What is it?

Discharge from anus and vagina after experimental sex. What is it?

Hard to know: Anal sex is hard on the body since that is not what it was designed for, and the bacteria in the anus do not belong in the vagina. ...Read more

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Discharge from anus, should I be worried if family history of cancer?

Maybe: Go see your doctor and have yourself examined. It could be infectious and not cancer. Some viruses, such as hpv and HIV can lead to cancer. ...Read more

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What can cause orange oil discharge from anus? The last thing I ate was popcorn, kit-kat and a little bit of nachos.

Likely normal: Orange color can be the digestive biles from your normal digestion and the foods you have eaten. Should there be more concern, pain, or difficulty defecating a more thorough exam by your doctor would be reasonable. Good luck ...Read more

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Mucus discharge from anus? 38 weeks pregnant.

Glands: Sounds like its related to increase in mucous discharge everywhere, but have the OB doctor check. ...Read more

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I have been having quite a bit of anal bleeding. No anal intercourse. I stay constipated a lot and have been having a bloody mucus discharge from anus?

I have been having quite a bit of anal bleeding. No anal intercourse. I stay constipated a lot and have been having a bloody mucus discharge from anus?

See your physician: although rectsl bleeding is usually benign at your age (hemorrhoids) it can also be due to other causes ( AV malformation, divertium, Meckles, or cancer). It is important to be evaluated and will likely require a colonoscopy to rule out more concerning causes ...Read more

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Opaque white discharge from anus? a one off but should I be worried? no bowel movement

Mucous: Although this may be rectal mucous, you should be aware that any type of anal intercourse can theorectically cause an infection. I advise a anal/rectal exam. ...Read more

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What will i do treat mucus discharge from anus due to Infection which occurs due to unhygenic large external hemorrhoids? Thanks

Proctologist: I recommend that you consult a proctologist for both diagnosis and treatment. These specialists concentrate on problems like yours and in my experience attain the best results in treating disorders of the anorectal area. ...Read more

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Thick bloody discharge from anus lump between anus and.Virginia hemmoriods to.loseing wait no sex drive. Feeling tired. Lots. Of pain ?

Thick bloody discharge from anus lump between anus and.Virginia hemmoriods to.loseing wait no sex drive. Feeling tired. Lots. Of pain ?

Need exam : Too complex to sort out on a short answer online forum. See a gynecologist for a proper evaluation. Whole there, ask if a referral to a colorectal surgeon for the hemorrhoids is appropriate. They usually only operate as a last resort, and are very knowledgeable about non surgical therapy. Hope this helps!, ...Read more

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Thick clear mucus discharge from anus for 4 months, dark cloudy blood patches in water, excess gas and bloatedness, constipation I am 19 years old ?

Thick clear mucus discharge from anus for 4 months, dark cloudy blood patches in water, excess gas and bloatedness, constipation I am 19 years old ?

Needs evaluation: Though colon cancer would be very unusual for someone your age, ulcerative proctites or ulcerative colites would not be, see your family doc or a gastroenterologist or a colon and rectal surgeon. ...Read more

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What is the color of anal mucus discharge?

What is the color of anal mucus discharge?

Clear gel like: Normally there should be none. It indicates inflammation,infection, infestation...colitis, proctitis......etc ...Read more

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What is pale pink odorous discharge after period?

What is pale pink odorous discharge after period?

Possib. vag infectio: Possibilities include a vaginal infection, possibly due to stis (like gonorrhea or chlamydia or trichomonas). Odor suggests bacterial infection. See your doctor, and if you have been sexually active, ask for std testing, just to be safe and sure. ...Read more

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Is anal mucus discharge part of colitis or proctitis?

Is anal mucus discharge part of colitis or proctitis?

Could be but: Also could be due to hemorrhoids, abscess or fistula or tumors of the colon or rectum. If this is chronic , you should be evaluated by a colorectal surgeon or gastroenterologist for a proper evaluation. ...Read more

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I had pale pink spot and brown discharge before a period ?

I had pale pink spot and brown discharge before a period
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What day?: A slight bloody discharge at mid-period may be due to hormonal imbalance. If the symptoms persists, it would be prudent to treat it as abnormal bleeding and have it evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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I had a hemorroids surgery 5 months ago. Ever since then I have anal mucus discharge. What can I do about it?

Discuss with surgeon: In some instances this may be a sign of other disease but most likely benign. You may need a follow up colonoscopy or biopsy but this will be determined by your physician, . ...Read more

Anal Mucus Discharge (Definition)

Anal mucous discharge is a symptom in which a person has mucous coming out of his anus (either mucous by itself, or mucous mixed with stool/poop). Infection and autoimmune disease (when a person's own immune system is over-active against himself) can ...Read more


Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more