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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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Spots around vagina/anus, brownish redish goo found around anus and yellowish/white watery discharge from vagina?

Spots around vagina/anus, brownish redish goo found around anus and yellowish/white watery discharge from vagina?

Exam: You need an exam to say what these spots and goo are. Mucous is normal to have extruding from the anus, so no worries that way. Spots.... Hard to say as they could be many things. Watery white or yellowish discharge from the vagina is also completely normal. See a doctor, though, for an exam. ...Read more

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Symptoms : very itchy anus, vaginal odour+itch+burning sensation, watery white sometimes yellow discharge, inner thigh itchy rash and small blisters?

Symptoms : very itchy anus, vaginal odour+itch+burning sensation, watery white sometimes yellow discharge, inner thigh itchy rash and small blisters?

Yeast: This sounds like a bad yeast infection with regard to the itching and watery / white discharge. Given the presence of actual blisters and odor, there might be additional infections that need to be evaluated in person with an exam. ...Read more

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I have a oily discharge from my anus?

I have a oily discharge from my anus?

Malabsorption: Typically this is known as steatorrhea and is commonly associate with a foul order and may be caused by a variety of malabsorption syndromes due to dysfunction of the gallbladder or pancreas. It may also be due to excessive ingestion of nonabsorbable oils such as mineral oil. This may also be associated with poor absorption of fat soluble vitamins and should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a brown muccus discharge from my anus. Should I be concerned?

I have a brown muccus discharge from my anus. Should I be concerned?

Mucus anal discharge: Mucus discharge occurs in up to 50% of patients with irritable bowel syndrome, with or without pain. Mucus may also be produced in response to partial obstruction, chronic constipation, rectal dysfunction, infection, & even from secretory villous tumors of the rectum. At the very least, discuss your new finding with your doctor who knows you best & can advise what treatment &/or testing is needed. ...Read more

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Had Fistulotomy about 9 weeks ago. Wound seems to be almost completely covered but very tiny portion of wound remains near the anus. I'm also getting very tiny amount of discharge per day. Discharge is tiny piece that looks like snot. Is it normal to be s

Had Fistulotomy about 9 weeks ago. Wound seems to be almost completely covered but very tiny portion of wound remains near the anus. I'm also getting very tiny amount of discharge per day. Discharge is tiny piece that looks like snot. Is it normal to be s

See below: A very small area left to heal is not abnormal. Should be all the way closed soon. The discharge is probably fibrinous exudate, frequently present until a wound totally heals. If not completely healed in two more weeks check with your surgeon. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have white thick discharge, and green slimy stiff from anus, im a female?

What does it mean to have white thick discharge, and green slimy stiff from anus, im a female?

Proctits: Sounds like an infection of your anus or rectal area. Given the white discharge I would the strongly consider a fungal infection.I would seek evaluation for this problem. ...Read more

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I have a brown muccus discharge from my anus all the time is this something to be concerned about?

I have a brown muccus discharge from my anus all the time is this something to be concerned about?

Mucousy discharge: Mucus discharge occurs in up to 50% of patients with irritable bowel syndrome, with or without pain. Mucus may also be produced in response to partial obstruction, chronic constipation, rectal dysfunction, infection, & even from secretory villous tumors of the rectum. At the very least, discuss your new finding with your doctor who knows you best & can advise what treatment &/or testing is needed. ...Read more

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Why am I had a mucus discharge coming from my anus?

Why am I had a mucus discharge coming from my anus?

Anal leakage: Processes that interrupt the integrity of the sphincter muscle or the hemorrhoid columns can produce anal leakage. For example, stretching of the sphincter muscle, a flareup of hemorrhoids, mucosal prolapse, or an abnormal connection called a fistula can all produce what would be termed anal leakage. Mucus is normally produced by the lining and increase production can be affected by medications or underlying disease processes. I suggest you see a surgeon for a anorectal examination. ...Read more

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Liquid discharge from anus. No bm or pain or anything?

Liquid discharge from anus. No bm or pain or anything?

Anorectal discharge: You may be describing mucus discharge, impaired anal sphincter function, or even a draining abscess or fistula. Gi or proctologist will first perform a visual inspection & digital exam after taking your history as to circumstances, duration, quality, timing of symptoms & your risk factors. They may then determine topical treatment, antibiotics, or perform further evaluation of rectal lining. ...Read more

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Mucus like discharge coming from anus, what does this sound like?

Could: Be due to swollen inflamed internal hemorrhoids, a fistula or abscess or inflammation of the rectum called proctitis. If you have any other symptoms, might be able to differentiate. If not, would see pcp and consider referral to colorectal surgon for evaluation. ...Read more

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There is a red discharge coming from my anus, it's not blood because it tastes sweet. What could it be?

There is a red discharge coming from my anus, it's not blood because it tastes sweet. What could it be?

Anal Fissure: It is blood. Blood has sugar in it. You have a tear in your rectum. If there is ongoing bleeding, pain or a fever you must be seen by your physician. ...Read more

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Small hole above the anus. Doesn't hurt or discharge anything. It. Very rarely ever itches. Any ideas of what it is? Should I get it checked?

Small hole above the anus. Doesn't hurt or discharge anything. It. Very rarely ever itches. Any ideas of what it is? Should I get it checked?

Perianal lesion: The lesion described is it is the back above the anus, consider pilonidal cyst, a fistula other wise it is not really a hole may be just a depression in the skin. If bothers have it checked out ...Read more

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My boyfriend fingered my anus and a few days later, there was a little blood when I wiped, but now I'm getting excessive anal discharge.... Help?

Not serious: Anal intercourse or anal fingering does not, in itself, cause any anal damage. So, no need to worry.
However, hemorrhoids (swollen anal veins) can be irritated and can bleed. Anal discharge of mucus is common, but if persistent, may require an examination. Discharges may be from inflammation or an underlying anal infection. An exam will easily detect these and allow treatment.
Peter wilk, md. ...Read more

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Clear liquid discharge from my anus?! It doesn't hurt and the only way I can tell it's happening is because I can feel the moisture. Started 1month ago

Clear liquid discharge from my anus?! It doesn't hurt and the only way I can tell it's happening is because I can feel the moisture. Started 1month ago

Mucous?: Hi. What you describe sounds like mucous. No blood in it, right? Bloody mucous could be a sign of inflammatory bowel disease, and you would need to see a gastroenterologist. Mucous can be seen if you regularly have constipation. It wouldn't hurt to get a gastroenterologist's input. That's right up their alley. Get plenty of fiber in your diet. Good luck! ...Read more

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Brown smelly discharge from anus on vacation?

Anorectal discharge: You may be describing mucus discharge, impaired anal sphincter function, or even a draining abscess or fistula. Gi or proctologist will first perform a visual inspection & digital exam after taking your history as to circumstances, duration, quality, timing of symptoms & your risk factors. They may then determine topical treatment, antibiotics, or perform further evaluation of rectal lining. ...Read more

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Help please! Is bloody and mucus discharge from the anus "normal" after an ileostomy?

Help please! Is bloody and mucus discharge from the anus "normal" after an ileostomy?

Maybe: Find out from your surgeon if any of the colon remains. If there is still some of this large intestine, blood may have gotten into it during the operation and will pass with a small amount of mucous that the lining of the colon remnant secretes. ...Read more

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I wanted to know is bloody and mucus discharge from the anus normal after an ileostomy?

I wanted to know is bloody and mucus discharge from the anus normal after an ileostomy?

Depends: If the ileostomy surgery is new, there may be some temporary bloody and mucus drainage. If the ileostomy is not new, bloody drainage is not normal and should be evaluated by your gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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I notice brown thin discharge out of my anus, I also have hemorrhoids! Is it related to that??

I notice brown thin discharge out of my anus, I also have hemorrhoids! Is it related to that??

Possibly: Anal discharge can be due to blood or loss of small amts of liquefied fecal material, . If the sphincter is weak, the anal canal can allow semisolid material to pass without sensation. Rectal exam can help.
When there are internal hemmorhoids they may also be seen to bleed. Blood from internal hemmorhoids appears to be pinkish or red as it passes out. If at a higher origin then stool is black. ...Read more

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My bro has a problem of blood discharge through anus. He has no constipation. What could be wrong?

My bro has a problem of blood discharge through anus. He has no constipation. What could be wrong?

Depending: On age, most common cause is constipation and hemorrhoids; however always concerned for colon pathology such as inflammation or colitis, colon polyps, colon cancer. You need to see a colon and rectal doctor or a GI doctor for a thorough evaluation and possible colonoscopy. Do not delay. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a clear discharge from your anus two days after having anal sex for the first time?

Is it normal to have a clear discharge from your anus two days after having anal sex for the first time?

Anal discharge: Anal tissue is delicate and can be injured by through anal sex. Discharge may be a sign of local injury and/or sexually transmitted disease (STD). ...Read more

Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more