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Watery vaginal discharge before period, pregnant?

Watery vaginal discharge before period, pregnant?

No necessarily: White milky discharge is sometimes seen w pregnancy. If you miss your period please take a home pregnancy test. 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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What is wrong when you have thick, sticky brown vaginal discharge before period is due? Also, I took emergency contraceptive 3 weeks ago.

What is wrong when you have thick, sticky brown vaginal discharge before period is due? Also, I took emergency contraceptive 3 weeks ago.

May be nothing wrong: What you are experiencing may be a variation on normal or the effect of plan B. If you miss your period by 4-5 days, do a home pregnancy test. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. Read more

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Does vaginal discharge stops before period?

Does vaginal discharge stops before period?

DC may stop: Vaginal mucous changes throughout your cycle. Some women notice less discharge prior to menses, others more and some no change. Read more

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Is transparent vaginal discharge normal before period?

Is transparent vaginal discharge normal before period?

Your past history: Use your past as a guide. Is the discharge the same as you always have before your period or is this a new problem for you? If you always have this problem every month since you have been having periods then its likely normal. If you have never had this before then it is likely not normal and would require an exam and testing to determine the cause and treatment. Read more

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Do you have vaginal discharge before your period?

Do you have vaginal discharge before your period?

Maybe yes ; maybe no: 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 you >. Read more

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What happens to vaginal discharge before your period?

What happens to vaginal discharge before your period?

Depends: Some people will get an increase in mucous discharge with ovulation. In some patients the hormonal changes can increase risk of yeast infections. Read more

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Why am I having slight brown vaginal discharge before my period?

Why am I having slight brown vaginal discharge before my period?

Blood: This sounds like early onset of menses, and represents the first few drops of uterine bleeding. This can be normal. Read more

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Is it normal to have clear, watery vaginal discharge before your period?

Is it normal to have clear, watery vaginal discharge before your period?

Sounds normal: That sounds completely normal. There is a mucosal plug in the cervix that is released right before your cycle. That is likely what you are experiencing. If you're having any symptoms of itching or discharge then you should see your dr. Read more

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Vaginal discharge before & after period? Related with uti? What are other symptoms?

Not UTI: Some women get bacterial vaginitis around the time of their menses, this is more likely than a UTI causing vaginal discharge. If you are sexually active there are also sexually transmitted infections that could be to blame for your symptoms. Please see a dr to be evaluated for your symptoms. Read more

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Hello! I get cleanish white vaginal discharge before my period. Is this normal? I am a teen and have not had sexual contact.

Hello! I get cleanish white vaginal discharge before my period. Is this normal? I am a teen and have not had sexual contact.

Probably 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 vaginal discharge stopped before period? What about pregnancy before missed period is vaginal discharge stopped or increased?

Is vaginal discharge stopped before period? What about pregnancy before missed period is vaginal discharge stopped or increased?

Hard to tell: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. Read more

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Brown vaginal discharge 2 weeks before period?

Brown vaginal discharge 2 weeks before period?

May be ovulation: Occasionally we see a small amount of bleeding right at the time of ovulation and that could produce this brown discharge. Get checked if there are other symptoms or if it persists. Read more

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What could cause brown vaginal discharge, one week before period?

What could cause brown vaginal discharge, one week before period?

Anovulation: Yu've experienced a missed cycle. These are most commonly due to anovulation. This occurs when the ovary fails to release an egg. This alters hormonal levels which disrupts the cycle. Read more

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Thick white lotion like vaginal discharge a week before period. No odor or discomfort, what can It be?

Thick white lotion like vaginal discharge a week before period. No odor or discomfort, what can It be?

Normal: It is normal to have some vaginal discharge and that discharge will vary in amount during the cycle. What you describe sounds normal. Read more

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Vaginal discharge 5 days before period? Normal?

Vaginal discharge 5 days before period? Normal?

Not likely: Some discharges normal as a woman goes through her menstrual cycle. If this is not a normal pattern for you though then this discharge is not likely normal. Schedule a visit for testing. Read more

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Clear, watery, vaginal discharge 3 days before period. No color but just like water & not foul but strange/strong smell. Already ovulated what's wrong?

Clear, watery, vaginal discharge 3 days before period. No color but just like water & not foul but strange/strong smell. Already ovulated what's wrong?

Multiple causes: It's probably normal. Semen comes out thin and watery, normal vaginal secretions are thin and watery. Bacterial vaginosis causes a thin discharge with a strong odor. If the problem persists, get it checks out. Read more

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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