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Doctor insights on: Smell From Obese Women From The Vaginal Area

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Obesity (Definition)

Having too much body fat. It is different from being overweight, which means weighing too much. The weight may come from muscle, bone, fat, and/or body water. Both terms mean that a person's weight is greater than what's considered healthy for ...Read more


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Is it common for women over 45yr vaginal smell to change?

Is it common for women over 45yr vaginal smell to change?

Hmm: F 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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Does it smell when a woman participates in vaginal intercourse? If so, why? Assuming diet is healthy, should intercourse smell?

Does it smell when a woman participates in vaginal intercourse? If so, why? Assuming diet is healthy, should intercourse smell?

Bacterial vaginosis: When friction occurs during intercourse, amines from bacterial vaginosis can activate and cause smell. Probably you have an infection that get worse during intercourse. Have your obgyn examine you to find the cause of this. ...Read more

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Im a female, never had sex, but i have yellowish mucus like, goopy, vaginal discharge NO BLOOD. Im not itching, burning, or smell. Whats wrong?

Im a female, never had sex, but i have yellowish mucus like, goopy, vaginal discharge NO BLOOD. Im not itching, burning, or smell. Whats wrong?

Could be normal.....: You state you never had sex so I assume this means you have never had any kind of sex not just intercourse. If this is true as well as not using an vaginal washes (douche), this likely represents a normal change in the vaginal secretions. It should resolve as you enter a different phase of your menstrual cycle (assume cycles are normal). If any of the above is not true see a GYN. ...Read more

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Itching in the vaginal area and yellowish discharge that smells sour and is thick?

Itching in the vaginal area and yellowish discharge that smells sour and is thick?

Maybe but: Vaginal itching and in the surrounding area called the vulva can be a sign of a yeast infection in the skin. Yeast medication is available over the counter without a prescription. Try that and if not improved schedule a visit for testing. ...Read more

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If there is a "smell" in the vaginal area before your period... Is that normal or no?

If there is a "smell" in the vaginal area before your period... Is that normal or no?

Past history 2 guide: Use your past menstrual history as a guide to determine if this is normal for you. If every month you have some vaginal odor around the time of your cycle then this may be normal for you. If you have never had this before then it may signal an infection such as bacterial vaginosis. ...Read more

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What can cause weird smell or discharge from the vaginal area?

What can cause weird smell or discharge from the vaginal area?

Many things: Fishy odor with discharge can be caused by bacterial vaginosis and can be seen even in people who are virginal. Trich, a sexually transmitted infection, can also cause a fishy odor. Other sexually transmitted infections, in general, can cause a weird smell or discharge from the vagina. Urine can have a weird smell with a urinary tract infection. The best thing is to get checked. ...Read more

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Lately my vaginal area has an smell. I'm not itching there. What could it be?

Lately my vaginal area has an smell. I'm not itching there. What could it be?

Bacterial Vaginitis: Most likely, it is bacterial vaginitis. This is a build up of bacteria that causes your symptoms. A diagnosis may be obtained with a pelvic exam and a couple of simple tests in the office. The treatment is an oral or vaginal antibiotic. ...Read more