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I'm two months post partum and have lochia and yellow vaginal discharge?

I'm two months post partum and have lochia  and yellow vaginal discharge?

Still normal: At 2 months it's definitely still normal to have that type of discharge. ...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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Clear watery vaginal discharge. 2 no mnths post-partum, BF, no meds, period hasn't started yet. It's almost like a clear period. No real odor?

Clear watery vaginal discharge. 2 no mnths post-partum, BF, no meds, period hasn't started yet. It's almost like a clear period. No real odor?

Vaginal Discharge: Clear watery vaginal discharge can increase during the postpartum period if you are breastfeeding. Studies show your discharge can vary from clear to milky white, depending on what part of your cycle you are in. The amount of discharge can be affected by many factors including breastfeeding, pregnancy, sexual arousal, and from medications and medical issues. See: http://tinyurl.com/mdxb3ba ...Read more

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3 Months postpartum and experiencing increased mucus like vaginal discharge but have not gotten my period. Is this normal?

3 Months postpartum and experiencing increased mucus like vaginal discharge but have not gotten my period. Is this normal?

Vaginal discharge: Mucous vaginal discharge has a variety of causes. Testing will be needed to determine the cause and treatment. At that visit you can address options for menstrual cycle regulation. If you are breastfeeding then this may be the cause of your missed periods. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Vaginal discharge, silky, clear , no odor, no itching, no burning.I'm 4 months postpartum and a first time mother.

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 ; like uncooked egg whites), 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 have a >. ...Read more

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I am 4.5 months postpartum and have had a thin watery vaginal discharge since giving birth. There is a strong vaginal scent. Im 27 this is my third child vaginal birth no tearing and breast feeding.

Ok: Some discharge is normal but over 2 months may be due to other causes like bacterial vaginosis or it might just be physiologic. Talk to your GYN who can assess you and determine if its normal or abnormal ...Read more

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Vaginal discharge with foul odor?

Vaginal discharge with foul odor?

See your gyn: Most likely bacterial vaginoisis or thich , but could be other causes, u need an exam , cultures and an ultrasound. ...Read more

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What does green vaginal discharge mean?

It may mean that you: Have an infection. You need to have this medically checked. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about vaginal discharge?

Can you tell me about vaginal discharge?

Vaginal discharge: 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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Why do I get constant vaginal discharge?

Vaginitis: Consult your doctor? You may have a vaginal infection. Your doctor can take bacterial and fungal cultures to ascertain the cause. ...Read more

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Why does my vaginal discharge taste sweet?

See below: This might be normal and it can be what you eat too. ...Read more

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How can you treat a lot of vaginal discharge?

How can you treat a lot of vaginal discharge?

Depends on cause: It is normal for a woman to have a clear or white vaginal discharge the can vary in quantity and quality through the cycle. If the nature of the discharge changes dramatically, there may be a problem. Most abnormal vaginal discharges are associated with odor, yellow or green color, blood, itching or irritation, pain, etc. Treatment will depend on the cause, which requires an exam for diagnosis. ...Read more

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What can cause vaginal discharge to be thick?

Vaginal potpourri: There are any number of reasons for thickening vaginal discharges, from yeast infections, pH changes, frequent douching, etc. If it itches or smells bad go see the MD for Rx. ...Read more

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Is vaginal discharge on a daily basis normal?

Depends on amount: A slight amount of discharge is normal on a daily basis, and this amount will vary from woman to woman. It's more important to notice a change from one time to another, especially if the amount, color or odor of discharge changes. Any change can come from infection inside the vaginal area. ...Read more

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What is thick white creamy vaginal discharge?

What is thick white creamy vaginal discharge?

Yeast Infection : If there is itching or dryness associated with the discharge it could be a yeast infection. I would recommend going to your local pharmacy and buying an over-the-counter medication, like monistat, to treat it if you have noticed any of these other symptoms. ...Read more

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What to do about excessive vaginal discharge?

Normal?: 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 & like uncooked egg whites), 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 ...Read more

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Is thick white vaginal discharge normal for u?

Is thick white vaginal discharge normal for u?

Vaginal discharge: A thick white discharge, without an odor or irritation can be normal. Comprises shedding vaginal cells and secretions resulting in a thick white pasty discharge. Some women constitutionally have more vaginal. ...Read more

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What does white chunky vaginal discharge mean?

Possible yeast infec: Most likely it may represent a yeast infection. However d any vaginal discharge needs to be evaluated to make sure there is no other pathology. ...Read more

Dr. Walter Kobasa
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Vaginal Discharge (Definition)

Vaginal discharge is defined as secretions being expelled by the vagina. This can be physiologic or pathologic. Some common causes of abnormal vaginal discharge and yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis and sexually transmitted infections like ...Read more


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Recently Gave Birth (Definition)

Postpartum is a term that means after the "separation of the mother and the baby", or after ...Read more