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I ovulated on the 6th, I had unprotected sex on the 1st. On the 8th & still continuing, I had mild cramps & thick white mucus discharge. What is this?

I ovulated on the 6th, I had unprotected sex on the 1st. On the 8th & still continuing, I had mild cramps & thick white mucus discharge. What is this?

Mittelschmertz : This is a term used for the pain that accompanies ovulation, and which usually last for a day or so after the event. If you think the cramping is from something else, or is not improving on its own, please have an OB examine you and find out what is happening ...Read more

Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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I recently stopped taking my birth control pills and had a period while i was taking them. Now i'm having thick white mucus discharge?

I recently stopped taking my birth control pills and had a period while i was taking them. Now i'm having thick   white mucus discharge?

Usually normal: Sometimes when you are changing birth control pills, going off of them, your body may take a few weeks or months to get to a more normal regular period routine. Talk with your doctor about questions. Be careful you may get pregnant easily. ...Read more

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9 weeks pregnant having thick white mucus discharge, sharp pains on lower stomach should I go to ER or is this normal?

9 weeks pregnant having thick white mucus discharge, sharp pains on lower stomach should I go to ER or is this normal?

Preg/ stomach pain: Pain is never normal unless labor pain. May be yeast infection, UTI or other infection, I would get it checked out today or go to ER/call you doctor..Mucus changes do occur in pregnancy but not pain(unless labor) ...Read more

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I'm 16 weeks preg. Fora few days I've had a thick white mucus stringy discharge. Should i worry?

I'm 16 weeks preg. Fora few days I've had a thick white mucus stringy discharge. Should i worry?

Yeast infection?: Cannot diagnose on the internet without an exam and looking at the discharge. Might be helpful to have your obstetrician look at this. Not likely to be harmful to your baby, and hope you have a great one. ...Read more

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Is thick white mucus vaginal discharge good after plan b?

Is thick white mucus vaginal discharge good after plan b?

Vaginal Discharge: This is most likely semen mixed with vaginal fluids. It does not represent anything specific about pregnancy or lack of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Clear/white thick mucus discharge?

What?: From which body opening is the mucous coming from? ...Read more

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Lately I have been getting a white mucus thick discharge in my vagina, I have been having sex with my bf sometimes it's more than once a day?

See an OB/GYN: Get examined and the vaginal discharge looked at by a doctor. This may simply be semen if you are having very frequent intercourse, but it could also be infection. Go see somebody and be examined. ...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