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My daughter is six years old and she has discharge stains con her panties. What can this be?

My daughter is six years old and she has discharge stains con her panties. What can this be?

See below: Discharge stains in the underwear can be from her vagina, urethra (where the urine comes out) or her recturm (where stool comes out). Can you tell where it is coming from? Does she have pain or itching? Some possible causes are poor hygiene, leaking of stool (if in rectal area), leakage of urine (possible urinary tract infection) & other. I would advise seeing her doctor to help you figure it out ...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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My daughter's discharge turns any colored panties to white like they were bleached, but her blood and urine test came out normal, should I be worried?

My daughter's discharge turns any colored panties to white like they were bleached, but her blood and urine test came out normal, should I be worried?

Vaginal Discharge: Is the discharge itchy, malodorous? If symptoms persist, your child's doctor might consider taking a sample of the discharge and sending it for culture. ...Read more

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Why doe my teenage daughter have white discharge?

Why doe my teenage daughter have white discharge?

White discharge.: 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 she >. ...Read more

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My 12 weeks old daughter has yellowish and sticky discharge from both eyes. My gp said she has blocked tear ducts. What's the remedy for this problem?

My 12 weeks old daughter has yellowish and sticky discharge from both eyes. My gp said she has blocked tear ducts. What's the remedy for this problem?

Patience and massage: Most "plugged" tear ducts will spontaneously resolve over the first 9 months. You can help with gentle massage by taking your clean finger and rolling your finger from her nasal bridge to the part of her eye nearest her nose. You will occasionally express "sticky yellow goo". A very small number of babies have the absence of nasolacrimal channel, and may require stent placement- but that is rare. ...Read more

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I had milky white sticky discharge on my underwear and I don't have a UTI what could this be from??

I had milky white sticky discharge on my underwear and I don't have a UTI what could this be from??

Vaginal Discharge: Depending on if you are sexually active, it could be from a sexually transmitted infection. If you have taken antibiotics recently, or from other factors, it may also be a yeast infection. It could also be physiologic discharge, which is normal, depending on what part of your menstrual cycle you are in. I suggest making an appointment with your physician to discuss further. Take care. ...Read more

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Hey I'm 6dpo and noticed sticky discharge or mucus in my panties with faint brown spot. Is that implantation bleeding?

Hey I'm 6dpo and noticed sticky discharge or mucus in my panties with faint brown spot. Is that implantation bleeding?

Breakthrough: It's probably breakthrough bleeding, can't say for sure 'why' over the internet. 'implantation bleeding' is all the rage online now, but it's over-rated in importance. It's not consistent and is usually not 'implantation' but breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more

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32 weeks pregnant -the last couple days my discharge is sticky -my panties stick to me. Kind of gross, never had this with previous pregnancies. Normal?

32 weeks pregnant -the last couple days my discharge is sticky -my panties stick to me. Kind of gross, never had this with previous pregnancies. Normal?

Yes: It can be variable and if discharge is white without odor - probably it is physiologic. On the other hand clear or greenish watery discharge shold be evaluated for membrane rupture. ...Read more

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My mom is 54, she had a total hysterectomy 2 years ago. She said last night she had a brownish red discharge in her underwear, described as sticky?

My mom is 54, she had a total hysterectomy 2 years ago. She said last night she had a brownish red discharge in her underwear, described as sticky?

See her doctor: It sounds like a bloody discharge. She should see her doctor for exam and check. Probably seeing the doctor who did the hysterectomy would be best. Unexplained bleeding is almost always a concern regarding a significant problem and possible cancer and warrants evaluation. ...Read more

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I have clear sticky discharge and my underwear are allways wet like IV weed myselfis this normal im 38 weeks pregnant its been goin on for some time?

I have clear sticky discharge and my underwear are allways wet like IV weed myselfis this normal im 38 weeks pregnant its been goin on for some time?

Get checked: You will need to be examined to figure it out. Towards the end of pregnancy many women leak urine. You mucous plug also comes out. Yeast and bacterial vaginosis can occur. Most important though is to make sure you have not broken you water. You doctor will check you to evaluate. ...Read more

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Mud colored stains on underwear. Discharge is usually sticky white or clear. Gets heavy after exercise. Why? Cramps start week befr period. Severe pms?

Mud colored stains on underwear. Discharge is usually sticky white or clear. Gets heavy after exercise. Why? Cramps start week befr period. Severe pms?

U need an evauation: By your gyn with an exam, cultures, blood work and an ultrasound and the pms can be treated with meds, u most likely have a hormonal problem that can be corrected but it could be due to additional problems. ...Read more

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I'm almost 14 weeks pregnant. Today I have been crampy and what looks like clear discharge. Wets my underwear. It is not sticky. Is it normal?

I'm almost 14 weeks pregnant. Today I have been crampy and what looks like clear discharge. Wets my underwear. It is not sticky. Is it normal?

NO not normal: Please call your OB asap to make sure your membranes did not rupture and to make sure u do not have an incompetent cervix, call now better to be safe than sorry and if that has happened then your OB doc will need to treat you accordingly. ...Read more

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I have a sticky clear discharge no smell and underwear stay wet. Frequent urinating. This started a day after period ended. What could be the cause?

I have a sticky clear discharge no smell and underwear stay wet. Frequent urinating. This started a day after period ended. What could be the cause?

Infection? STD?: There are many causes of increased vaginal discharge, some of them quite serious. Depending on your age and sexual lifestyle, STDs might be a good possibility -- and STDs like gonorrhea, chlamydia or trichomonas can also cause urinary symptoms. Any new, abnormal, or unexplained vaginal discharge needs professional evaluation. See your doctor soon. ...Read more

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My 4 year old daughter has a green discharge what could that be? Should I be worried

Location, location: Where is the drainage from. Ears, eyes, nose, etc write back and tell us the location. ...Read more

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My daughter had just had a poo and it has a yellowy discharge, Is this normal, she's 2.

My daughter had just had a poo and it has a yellowy discharge, Is this normal, she's 2.

Normal: The stool color is provided by the bile from the liver that is adds to fecal debris. It starts out a deep green ; slowly changes thru greens to yellows to browns as the germs in the intestines metabolize the bile. Yellow generally means the stool in question moved through faster or was subject to less change by gut germs. ...Read more

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I have continuous white discharge ever since the birth of my daughter 8 months ago. Can anyone help me figure this out?

Yes: See an acupuncturist and chinese medicine practitioner. You have an imbalance of some sort and chinese herbs/acupuncture are so great at balancing. Also consider a probiotic as well. Sometimes discharge is related to imbalance gut flora and probiotics can help that. ...Read more

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My daughter is 7 days old and she did not do toilet for 2 days and some period like discharge is coming. Is it normal or need to worry?

My daughter is 7 days old and she did not do toilet for 2 days and some period like discharge is coming. Is it normal or need to worry?

Baby menses: Girl babies have all the girl parts and the hormones of pregnancy will cause their uterus to be stimulated. A percentage will have menstrual blood flow, enough to be noticed, as early as 2-3 days but seldom more than 10 days after birth. Some just have a mucousy show. It is normal. Skipping a few days to stool is also common. ...Read more

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My friend has a daughter who will be 5 years soon. He said he discovered a kind of discharge from the girl's pant. This is been on for days now.

My friend has a daughter who will be 5 years soon. He said he discovered a kind of discharge from the girl's pant. This is been on for days now.

Vaginal discharge: The discharge is vaginal and the child probably has an infection secondary to poor wiping. See a doctor for evaluation and therapy. ...Read more

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Weird discharge during daughter's first period. Should I be worried?

Weird discharge during daughter's first period. Should I be worried?

Depends: It is hard to give you a clear answer without knowing what color her discharge is or the amount of it. I would talk to her doctor about your concerns. ...Read more

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My daughter is 18 & on her period & has a discharge from her nipples is this normal?

My daughter is 18 & on her period & has a discharge from her nipples is this normal?

Can be: Galactorrhea can be caused by nipple stimulation, thyroid disease, some medications, pregnancy, and prolactinoma. A prolactinoma is a tumor of the pituitary gland.

Have her see a gynecologist to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Why has my 3 year old daughter got vaginal discharge?

Why has my 3 year old daughter got vaginal discharge?

Several Possibilitie: Good question. Can be infection such as yeast or strep throat.Could be irritation from bubble bath or some such. Could be a foerign body in the inner parts of the vagina causing inflammation.Call your pediatrician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My 14 year old daughter has excessive vaginal discharge lately. It's not smelly just excessivis this?

My 14 year old daughter has excessive vaginal discharge lately. It's not smelly just excessivis this?

Vaginal DC varies: The normal amount of vaginal discharge varies from woman to woman. The quantity may be perfectly normal, but should be addressed by her doctor. I am curious to know who thinks it is 'excessive'? Does it vary with her cycle? Any itching or burning? ...Read more

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Daughter's 15, had period for a year. Period has never been normal. Last 1 was 31st -getting brown discharge sunday morning & still have it.??

Daughter's 15, had period for a year. Period has never been normal. Last 1 was 31st -getting brown discharge sunday morning & still have it.??

Period: It takes the body several months to years before a regulay menstual rhythym is established. The brown dischare is the uterus shedding old blood ...Read more

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My 7 year old daughter with Down's syndrome has ongoing smelly yellowish/greenies hear discharge. It has been at least 9 months with little change?

? Ear discharge?: You say she has Down Syndrome. Does she have hearing aids? If so there is frequently a buildup of cerumen (ear wax) and she should see an ENT specialist on a few times a year basis to remove it. ...Read more

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My daughter has a smelly discharge from her vagina. What needs to be done?

My daughter has a smelly discharge from her vagina. What needs to be done?

Be seen: There are many things this could be. Be seen for an exam and diagnosis.

In some cases, it is because she has pushed a foreign body inside, such as a stone, and occasionally, a tiny action figure. ...Read more

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My grand daughter has brown nasal discharge?

My grand daughter has brown nasal discharge?

Foreign body in nose: I do not know the age of your granddaughter. It is common for young children to put small items in their nose. These small items can cause localized infections that can create foul smelling non-clear nasal discharge. I recommend having a doctor evaluate her nose soon. ...Read more

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My Daughter is experiencing discharge or mucus in eyes.

My Daughter is experiencing discharge or mucus in eyes.

Age of daughter?: The first thing is to wash the eyelids thoroughly with 1/4 strength baby shampoo on a cotton ball. You can also apply warm or cool compresses, whichever is more comfortable. If there is any swelling and it does not go away with compresses, or much itching or discomfort then she may need medication. ...Read more

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My daughter is having a discharge from her eyes. Can I buy medicine over the counter?

My daughter is having a discharge from her eyes. Can I buy medicine over the counter?

Most don't help: Discharge is most likely a sign of infection, which will not respond well to otc medications. Pus-like discharge may be a bacterial infection, which can be highly contagious, and can be treated with antibiotic eye drops. Viral infections are very common, highly contagious, and are not treatable with antibiotics. Allergy can give a watery discharge with itching. Zaditor (ketotifen) and alaway otc might help. ...Read more

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My daughter has unprotected sex. Had a 4 day cycle (they're usually longer). 3 days after she has had brown discharge. Could she be preg.?

My daughter has unprotected sex. Had a 4 day cycle (they're usually longer). 3 days after she has had brown discharge. Could she be preg.?

Start birth control: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctors office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. If you doubt the result you can repeat it in 1-2 days. Since you know she is at risk why not start her on birth control? ...Read more

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My daughter has been on b/c patch since may, took clindamycin 7/22 for 7 days, patch used as prescribed, now brown discharge, could she be preg?

My daughter has been on b/c patch since may, took clindamycin 7/22 for 7 days, patch used as prescribed, now brown discharge, could she be preg?

Easy to test: I am sure Clindamycin wasn't the cause! While less than 1% women on b/c patch can become pregnant, some antibiotics and obesity can make the failure rate go higher.
Pl refer to attached link for other details. ...Read more

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My daughter is 11yrs old and doesn't have period yet. Now she's having white discharge recently. Is she likely to have monthly period soon? Is it normal?

My daughter is 11yrs old and doesn't have period yet. Now she's having white discharge recently. Is she likely to have monthly period soon? Is it normal?

Usually normal.: In girls her age, physiologic leukorrhea is the most common vaginal discharge not accompanied by other symptoms. The vulva is not inflamed and there is no odor,
this vaginal drainage increases 6 to 12 months before the first period. I would expect that she already has some breast development and pubic hair, but is not completely developed yet. Otherwise, she should see her pediatrician. ...Read more

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My daughter is 14 and weighs 75 pounds. She hasn't started her period, developed breasts, or had discharge. I'm worried?

My daughter is 14 and weighs 75 pounds. She hasn't started her period, developed breasts, or had discharge. I'm worried?

Endocrinologist: Your daughter may be lacking adequate human growth hormone and/or other hormones. Take her to a pediatrician/ family doctor and have her checked out. They can make any referrals needed. ...Read more

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My daughter has greenish brown discharge from her vagina. It started off yellowish and has gotten darker and thicker. What is going on?

Get seen.: There are several possibilities, including infection and a retained foreign object. It is important that she get checked soon. Call her doc today, too. ...Read more