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Doctor insights on: The Skin Around My Vaginal Area Has Turned Yellow Recently Why I Also Have Discharge That Has An Odor Don't Know If Its All Related

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The skin around my vaginal area has turned yellow recently. Why? I also have discharge that has an odor. Don't know if its all related.

The skin around my vaginal area has turned yellow recently. Why? I also have discharge that has an odor. Don't know if its all related.

See a doctor.: There can be many causes for vaginal discharge. A skin discoloration or change in texture should also be evaluated by your doctor. ...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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Inner vaginal sores. Yellow, raw skin. Looks like large ulcer with yellow discharge also. Extremely painful while urinating. Constant pain.

See answer: Genital ulcers are usually caused by sexually transmitted infections (stis/stds). These include herpes, syphilis, and chancroid. Genital ulcers may also be caused by inflammatory diseases, trauma, or a bad reaction to skin care products. Recommend md visit, pelvic exam, appropriate std screening and diagnostic testing as soon as possible so that appropriate and effective treatment can be given. ...Read more

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I only recently start having sex but notice now that I will a thin white vaginal discharge sometimes it may be yellow but it smells like a cold.

I only recently start having sex but notice now that I will a thin white vaginal discharge sometimes it may be yellow but it smells like a cold.

Unknown: You have definitely had a change in your normal discharge and because you are sexually active, you should have an exam to see if you have some type of infection such as yeast; bacterail vaginosis or some othe culprit. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Yellow vaginal discharge no odor?

Yellow vaginal discharge no odor?

?: The only way to be sure would be to go to your doctor for tests and to look at the discharge under the microscope. ...Read more

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Yellow vaginal discharge, no smell, no odor, no itchyness, just a lot of yellow discharge.

Probably not normal: Some dried yellow discoloration on panties is normal as vaginal secretions often turn yellow/brown when they dry. A thick yellow discharge from the vagina though is not normal, and even without other symptoms can be a signs of a sexually transmitted infection and needs to be checked out. Yeast infection or BV would usually not be yellow, but if you are not at risk sexually is another possibility. ...Read more

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What may be causing a yellow thick mucus looking type vaginal discharge but no odor and no other symptoms?

What may be causing a yellow thick mucus looking type vaginal discharge but no odor and no other symptoms?

Discharge: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Yellow/green vaginal discharge. No strong odor. Occasional cloudy light yellow urine. Symptoms caused by same culprit?

Yellow/green vaginal discharge. No strong odor. Occasional cloudy light yellow urine. Symptoms caused by same culprit?

Not likely: Vaginal infections are independent of urinary tract infections. The cloudy urine can be caused by contamination from vaginal discharge or be due to sedimentary chrystals in the urine. Your gynecologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you as it appears that you have a vaginal infection. ...Read more

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What can cause yellow vaginal discharge with a fishy odor?

Bacterial vaginosis: A fishy odor is most commonly caused by overgrowth of certain bacteria in the vagina. There are several possible causes and while it is not necessarily a sexually transmitted infection it could be. A diagnosis should be obtained by pelvic examination. There are characteristic findings on microscopic evaluation of the discharge. See your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have vaginal discharge everyday? It's clear but dries yellow and doesn't have an odor.

Is it normal to have vaginal discharge everyday? It's clear but dries yellow and doesn't have an odor.

Depends: Women can have a normal vaginal discharge called leukocytosis. It can range from clear to white. It has no odor and does not cause redness, itching or pain. It may dry to a light tan or a light yellow on underwear. ...Read more

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I have been having vaginal discharge for about a month with a very light yellow color. It keeps me constantly wet with a foul odor?

I have been having vaginal discharge for about a month with a very light yellow color. It keeps me constantly wet with a foul odor?

Need pelvic exam: This is consistent with infection (vaginitis) which could be gc vs others. I would refrain from sexual activity and see a primary care doc or gyn for prompt treatment. If you leave it untreated you run the risk of pelvic inflammatory disease. ...Read more

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I've been getting jelly like discharge from vaginal area in a clear and yellow tinged colour. Is this normal? There's no odour, pain or itchiness

I've been getting jelly like discharge from vaginal area in a clear and yellow tinged colour. Is this normal? There's no odour, pain or itchiness

Vaginal discharge: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Have yellow clumpy vaginal discharge, no odor and cloudy urine, what can that be?

Have yellow clumpy vaginal discharge, no odor and cloudy urine, what can that be?

Probable yeast: A clumpy, itching, vaginal discharge is usually a yeast infection. Cloudy urine could be related to dehydration, an infection, or some other less common issues. They both, if persistent, should be evaluated. ...Read more

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I've got some clear vaginal discharge which later on becomes pale yellow, no pain or odor experienced, help?

Vaginal discharge: Possibilities include yeast infection, bacterial vaginosis, trichomonas, or just normal vaginal discharge. You should see your ob/gyn doctor or primary care provider and have a pelvic exam to evaluate it further. ...Read more

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What are the main causes for yellow vaginal discharge if not sexually active, no burning/itching/pain/Odor? Is it normal?

What are the main causes for yellow vaginal discharge if not sexually active, no burning/itching/pain/Odor? Is it normal?

Needs testing: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Vaginal discharge can occur in women who are not sexually active. ...Read more

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Yellow clumpy vaginal discharge sometimes clear, no odor, no itch, negative for c&s test, wet mount and pap test. What else can cause yellow discharge?

Yellow clumpy vaginal discharge sometimes clear, no odor, no itch, negative for c&s test, wet mount and pap test. What else can cause yellow discharge?

Treat for best guess: Diagnosis of vaginal discharge can be difficult. Yellow color suggests infection. Depending on exact tests done, some infections can be missed, e.g. gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomonas. Talk to your doctor about being retested. If available, include the new DNA test for trich, much more accurate than wet mount. It may be necessary to treat for the best guess, without proof of diagnosis. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have this vaginal odor that's been going on for a few weeks followed by yellow and white discharge. Just last week I developed a small rash on my in?

I have this vaginal odor that's been going on for a few weeks followed by yellow and white discharge. Just last week I developed a small rash on my in?

Vaginal odor: Your symptoms are concerning for either a vaginal infection or a retained foreign body. See your doctor for an exam and cultures. Refrain from sexual activity if you are sexually active until the culture results are known. All the best. ...Read more

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New onset of frequent vaginal discharge clear/yellow. Slight odor. No itching. Treated 2 X for yeast infec. Still discharging. Any possible ideas?

Infection? See doctor: Yellow color in discharge suggests infection. Vaginal yeast primarily causes irritation/itching with scant or no discharge, no surprise yeast Rx didn't help. You need professional exam and testing for vaginal infections like trichomonas and bacterial vaginosis, and gonorrhea and chlamydia, assuming you are sexually active. Ask for the newer trich DNA test, more accurate than usual microscope test. ...Read more

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I'm an eighteen year old and I'm concerned because I have discharge almost all the time but its mosly clear or sometimes light yellow, I also get a strong vaginal odor. I have never gone to a obgyn is this serious to go see one asap?

Yes: Yes you need to see an obgyn, not asap but sooner the better. It may be a simple bacterial infection or could be a std. Any discharge that is not clear or has an odor associated with it is not normal. ...Read more

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I have vaginal itching inside and out with no odor or heavy discharge. Discharge turns yellow once its dry. Could this be a std?

I have vaginal itching inside and out with no odor or heavy discharge. Discharge turns yellow once its dry. Could this be a std?

Might be: It may be an std, or it could be a yeast infection. If Monistat doesn't relieve he symptoms, thei would recommend being seen by your doctor. ...Read more

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Sexually active saturday night, after 2 years. Stinging when I pee, foul odor, darker yellow discharge in underwear, vaginal itching.

Sexually active saturday night, after 2 years. Stinging when I pee, foul odor, darker yellow discharge in underwear, vaginal itching.

Infection: Sounds like you acquired a urinary tract infection, which can be common with intercourse. Get medical attention and treatment as needed, best wishes. ...Read more