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What Does Cervical Mucus Look Like Before Period
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
What could cause my cervical mucus look like clear snot 5 days before my period. No I dnt have an STD just got tested last week?
It depends: We can not guess about your discharge without an exam.Vaginal discharge will change throughout the menstrual cycle and can be a normal aspect of the hormonal changes. On the other hand, vaginal odor can be a sign of bacterial vaginosis. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. It is a good idea to get checked. ...Read more
The cycle of mucus before menstruation may include a few dry days just before the menstrual period begins. I am attaching the following link which can describe the whole cycle for you with regards to cervical mucus.
http://www. Wisegeek. Org/what-happens-to-cervical-mucus-before-menstruation. Htm
No: A woman typically has some form of discharge every day. The consistency of the discharge does change, depending on the hormones that are dominant at that time. But there's not a 'dry up' period during one's cycle. ...Read more
Can be normal: A little intermenstrual bleeding can be normal, but it can be a sign of an anatomic or infectious abnormality. If this happens a lot or frequently, I suggest being evaluated. ...Read more
Abnormal 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
Yes: Cervical mucus is often related to to hormonal changes. The changes just prior to your period may lead to some extra cervical mucus sometimes. No need to worry unless there is irritation, itching, or an abnormal color to the discharge. ...Read more
Cervical mucus: No, this is normal and most likely due to hormonal fluctuations. If it burns, itches or has a foul odor, you will want to see your doctor though. ...Read more
Yea: That is normal, do not worryGet a more detailed answer ›
Egg white cervical mucus (approx tspn) 2 days before period due. Tested and got 3 lines. Confused. Should I test again or is this normal?
Unprotected sex 1 wk before period. During period:cramps bodyaches cravings moodswings. After period lots of thick cervical mucus. What does this mean?
Nothing or pregnant: It's likely either nothing or pregnancy. Was the period normal otherwise? Take a pregnancy test. ...Read more
Brown cervical mucus I have it every day feels like I have period but pain is 10 times worse not suppose to be getting period for another 2 weeks?
Nothing: It is not important. In some, it does not change. In some it gets thicker. In some it has a brownish stain. ...Read more
Yes: Some women have a thick discharge before their period starts. ...Read more
Mucus: Great question… my medical assistant hates when I play with the mucus lol. Did you know that a german doctor years ago built a device to measure exactly that – there must be one in a museum somewhere. The real issue is whether or not the mucus is present, clear and can be stretched like (excuse me) mozzarella cheese. Unfortunately you are 45 years old and if you haven't seen a fertility doctor yet. ...Read more
Varies: Cervical mucous is not really something one has to monitor. Some choose to monitor as a tool for predicting ovulation when thin egg white mucous appears mid cycle. Before a period most would experience none or stickier, creamy discharge. If you feel your discharge is abnormal for you see a doctor for infection testing. ...Read more
Period shud b 2-3dys frm now. Have vaginal dischrgd like cervical mucus. Is there a pocbity im fertile even if I have already ovulated? Jz had sex wd bf
Lots of cervical mucus, bloating (tummy feels like a rock) and gas. Period due in 2days but no PMS signs. Ttc had sex alot. Neg. Hpt 4days ago. Prego?
It is normal: It is normal and of no concern. ...Read more
Yes it is normal: Tes it is normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
It can and it is ok: Yes it is normal for cervical mucus to decrease before periods. ...Read more
Yes it is normal: Yes it can be normal.Get a more detailed answer ›
My cervical mucus is creamy and odourless, and its stretchy does it mean im in my fertile period?
Probably: Pre-ovulation cervical mucus should be clear with a slippery texture and stretchy in nature. It should not have much coloration. ...Read more
I have a white watery semi stretchy cervical mucus and feeling really wet down there period only lasted 3 days then stopped and spotted 2 days later w?
Light period?: If you are not on oral bcps, or over 40, what you describe (if your cycles are usually regular) may have several explanations. Need more information to properly respond. ...Read more
Different factors: Age, infection, diet, different hormones and products that you use can have an impact on the quality of your cervical mucus. Some infection in the beginning may be associated with a clear discharge and then become thicker and change color. So, check your ovulation test. ...Read more