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Thick, white and caked-like/cheesy vaginal discharge with no smell/odor?

Thick, white and caked-like/cheesy vaginal discharge with no smell/odor?

Cheesy discharge: Appears you may have a yeast infection. Is it itchy? You may try OTC clotrimazole (if not allergic) and see if helps. If no improvement follow up with doctor/gyn/urgent care, as there can be other vaginal infections. ...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 causea a thick green vaginal discharge with no smell and no itching?

What causea a thick green vaginal discharge with no smell and no itching?

Needs Evaluation: Certain types of discharge is more "normal" than others. Clear discharge without odor may simply be hormone related. However, yellow-greenish discharge should always be investigated. It is not necessarily an std, as yeast may present similarly. Nonetheless, you will like to have an exam to test it to treat it correctly. Contact a local gyn office. The exam is fast and painless. ...Read more

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White-ish vaginal discharge and funny smell. Should I be worried?

White-ish vaginal discharge and funny smell. Should I be worried?

Whitish vaginal disc: Don't be worried, but I suggest getting checked for yeast infection. ...Read more

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Yellowish vaginal discharge with bad smell, what could this be?

Yellowish vaginal discharge with bad smell, what could this be?

Depends: It could be a vaginal infection cause by BV (bacterial vaginosis) or another type of infection. You should see your obgyn. ...Read more

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What can be the cause of excessive, clear vaginal discharge? There's no smell, no burning, and no itching to it.

What can be the cause of excessive, clear vaginal discharge? There's no smell, no burning, and no itching to it.

Vaginal discharge: A certain amount of discharge is normal. Discharge may increase in your cycle on a monthly basis and mean nothing.
If this is new for you, and you have not changed birth control or any other hormonal medications then see your gyn for a check up. ...Read more

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Am having leukorrhea symptoms are liquid or gell like vaginal discharge which produce smell & sometimes it is cheese type discharge of greenish color?

Am having leukorrhea symptoms are liquid or gell like vaginal discharge which produce smell & sometimes it is cheese type discharge of greenish color?

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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White sticky vaginal discharge without any smell is normal? What can be the cause. For a month now I am having this prob after pap smear test..

White sticky vaginal discharge without any smell is normal? What can be the cause. For a month now I am having this prob after pap smear test..

Yes, that's a normal: Sounding cervical mucous discharge. On the other hand if it's a change for you and you just want to be sure everything's fine, you could have a pelvic and wet mount done. Also, if you started or stopped any specific hormonal contraceptive, that will do this as well. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Dr. Today I had some clear vaginal discharge with bad smell, yesterday we had sex and we are on ttc now. What will be the reason for that smell??

Dr. Today I had some clear vaginal discharge with bad smell, yesterday we had sex and we are on ttc now. What will be the reason for that smell??

Infection: It could be an infection known as bacterial vaginosis which causes a discharge and a foul odor that gets worse with intercourse. Check with your doctor who can diagnosis and treat this if this is the case. ...Read more

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She has clear vaginal discharge, very foul smell, not sexually active, had this for about a week. No other symptoms. How can she naturally treat the smell?

She has clear vaginal discharge, very foul smell, not sexually active, had this for about a week. No other symptoms. How can she naturally treat the smell?

Vaginal disch/odor: Most unpleasant vaginal odors are due to infection. "Not sexually active" may not prevent all vaginal infections, since the term may exclude intercourse, but not other means of introduction of bacterial agents which can cause infection. See your gyn provider for an exam, culture and advice. ...Read more

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I'm30yrs old lady, ttc since 1 yr. I completed 4 cycles of comid. Found cyst after 1st cycle. Have yellowish vaginal discharge with foul smell. Plz guide?

I'm30yrs old lady, ttc since 1 yr. I completed 4 cycles of comid. Found cyst after 1st cycle. Have yellowish vaginal discharge with foul smell. Plz guide?

Testing: The most common cause of foul smelling vaginal discharge is bacterial vaginosis. This is not a sexually transmited disease and is treated with antibiotics. Other infections are possible though so testing is needed. ...Read more

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Is milky white vaginal discharge normal? No smell no itchiness or redness just milky white discharge?

Is milky white vaginal discharge normal? No smell no itchiness or redness just milky white discharge?

Exam and 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. 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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I've been having yellow vaginal discharge without foul smell, itchy or pain in vagina. If BV, does it resolve by itself? Mirena (levonorgestrel) gives this problem?

I've been having yellow vaginal discharge without foul smell, itchy or pain in vagina. If BV, does it resolve by itself? Mirena (levonorgestrel) gives this problem?

Effect of Mirena (levonorgestrel): Since Mirena (levonorgestrel) is intrauterine contraceptive device that releases progesterone, there can be changes to the color, amount & thickness of vaginal discharge. as long as you are not experiencing pain with intercourse, having bleeding in the vagina or any itchiness, bacterial vaginosis or STD is unlikely. Gentle use of warm water as douche to irrigate your vagina and remove the discharge may help. ...Read more

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Period was late but finally came for a day and half. Brown vaginal discharge with no smell for a week. Hpt negative. Any ideas?

Period was late but finally came for a day and half. Brown vaginal discharge with no smell for a week. Hpt negative. Any ideas?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Vaginal discharge with foul smell. Is there any cause that is not an infection?

Yep...: Although uncomfortable to discuss, "forgotten" items like a tampon that has been pushed far up into the vagina (for example, by placing another tampon, or during sex) can cause a foul odor. See your doctor! ...Read more

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I have vaginally discharge and odd smell comes I saw a nurse but she said it is perfectly normal to have that in my age therefore no further action?

I have vaginally discharge and odd smell comes I saw a nurse but she said it is perfectly normal to have that in my age therefore no further action?

Vaginal prebiotics: If no infection was diagnosed then vaginal odor can be a result of ph imbalance due to bacterial overgrowth. Bacteria naturally colonize the vagina and create a healthy ph. To regulate a balance try otc luvena, prebiotic vaginal gel lubricants daily. ...Read more

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22 weeks pregnant - had white foamy vaginal discharge today. No smell. What is it?

22 weeks pregnant - had white foamy vaginal discharge today. No smell. What is it?

It could be: Increased mucus secretion from increased estrogen production in pregnancy, but you should call your OB as you always want to make sure you do not have premature leaking or rupture of membranes which is uncommon at 22 weeks. A culture can be done to see if yeast or abnormal bacteria is the cause. I am available to answer any future? S that you may have. ...Read more

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I have a thick yellow mucus vaginal discharge. Does not smell bad. No real pain. Had ct, std test, and ultrasound. All negative. Should I worry?

Vaginal discharge: Sounds as if you have been thoroughly evaluated without having discovered an illness which is likely to be harmful over the long term. Although it is doubtful that you should worry, some people worry regardless of the info. You have an unanswered question and finding a doctor who can give you a definitive response will be helpful. ...Read more

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I am have vaginal discharge that has a smell?

Most likely: Bacterial vaginosis is a disturbance in the normal ph balance and flora of the vagina that allows the gardnerella bacteria to overproliferate causing irritation and a fishy odor. It is easily treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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What if the yellowish sticky vaginal discharge is beginning to smell?

What if the yellowish sticky vaginal discharge is beginning to smell?

Get tested: Women having varying degrees of normal vaginal discharge and it changes as you go through your cycle. Schedule an appt and the doctor can test you for yeast, bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis, gonorrhea and chlamydia all of which can cause vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it healthy for my vaginal discharge to smell like cheese?

Vinegar: Vaginal discharge to smell like cheese is not unhealthy, but the following recipe may remedy this:
Mix two cups of apple cider vinegar in warm bath water. Soak in it for about 20 minutes. Follow this remedy several times a week to get quick results.
You can also drink a glass of water mixed with one or two tablespoons of apple cider vinegar daily. ...Read more

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Why does my vaginal discharge change color and smell different times of the month?

Hormones: During your cycle your hormones chane. As your hormones naturally change through your cycle, your vaginal and cervical discharge changes. The changes allow for optimization of conception or inhibition. ...Read more

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What causes milky white frothy vaginal discharge? No smell or pain and its slippery?

What causes milky white frothy vaginal discharge? No smell or pain and its slippery?

Vaginal Infection: Hi, you really need to be examined. It is most likely a yeast infection that can usually be easily treated. That said, you may have more than one infection at a time so, again, good to have an exam. ...Read more

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Why does my vaginal discharge have a sweet smell?

Why does my vaginal discharge have a sweet smell?

See a Gynecologist: A sweet smell can be caused by sugar in your urine, glucosuria, which could occur if you have developed diabetes.
Some personal lubricants like Astroglide, have sugars in them, glycerine, which is sweet in taste.
The most common odor in a vaginal discharge is a fishy smell caused by bacterial vaginosis.
Other diseases like Maple syrup urine disease are very rare. ...Read more

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Brown vaginal discharge with bread like smell. Help?

Sounds like a yeast: Sounds like a yeast infection (candidal vaginitis). Can cause a brownish discharge. Easily treated with either otc anti-yeast preparations or prescription anti-yeast preparations. ...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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I have been having a lot of watery vaginal discharge it does not smell but it gets itchy every once in a while I am a little scared?

I have been having a lot of watery vaginal discharge it does not smell but it gets itchy every once in a while I am a little scared?

Possible Vaginitis: Vagininits (vaginal infection) is very common and not something to be scared about. Please make an appt to see your personal physician or gynecologist for proper examination and treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Goof morning, the last few week I seem to have frequent vaginal discharge, no smell But watery make worried, my cousin have vaginal carcinoma?

Goof morning, the last few week I seem to have frequent vaginal discharge, no smell But watery make worried, my cousin have vaginal carcinoma?

Doubt it: Ms. Barbara....dependent on your age. However, vaginal discharge maybe normal. It could be an infection. However, vaginal cancer usually does not have a watery discharge. ...Read more

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I have a yellowish vaginal discharge with a different smell than usual. Also the last time I had sex I was dry. What could this be symptoms of?

Discahrge: 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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Hi. I have these light brown vaginal discharge accompanied by foul smell and cramps no itching or other things just that. Please help me.

Hi. I have these light brown vaginal discharge accompanied by foul smell and cramps no itching or other things just that. Please help me.

R/O VAGINITIS: Vaginitis can be multifaceted you need full exam, pelvic exam cultures/labs /UA. And STD SCREEN to determine diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more

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Currently experiencing yellowish-green vaginal discharge with a weird smell but no signs of redness on that area. Doesn't hurt when I pee too?

Currently experiencing yellowish-green vaginal discharge with a weird smell but no signs of redness on that area. Doesn't hurt when I pee too?

Need STD exam: Please go get an exam to see if your vaginal discharge is from a sexually transmitted infection

Does you partner have discharge from his penis or pain with urination? ...Read more

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What if the vaginal discharge has a bad smell but with no other symptoms or irregularities, no color/same amount/no itching or burning sensation?

Vaginal discharge: The presence of foul smell may be an indication that it may be an infection, like Bacterial vaginosis which needs to be ruled out sooner than later, and is easy to diagnose and treat. Yeast infection are not colorles. While certain emotional/hormonal/cycle changes may account for certain vaginal discharge, as they say, first things first! ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a vaginal discharge that seems to smell like semen? Its smells in between periods and the last time had sex is over a month ago. Ty

Discharge: It is possible that you have BV (bacterial vaginosis). This is caused by overgrowth of bacteria that are normally found in small amounts in the vagina, which overgrow. It is also possible that this represents an STD. Testing is needed and a visit with a doctor for a pelvic exam. ...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