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What is the brown discharge after pregnancy?

What is the brown discharge after pregnancy?

Lochia: This is a discharge which is initially more bloody and thick becoming more watery more pale and eventually whitish over the course of a few weeks. ...Read more

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Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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What does redish-brown mucus discharge mean? The second week after my period

What does redish-brown mucus discharge mean?  The second week after my period

Old blood: Several possibilities: old blood from cyst or lining of uterus, infection, trauma or medications. Easy to solve: have your doc take a look. ...Read more

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Brown discharge after period and my vagina hurts. What could this mean?

Brown discharge after period and my vagina hurts. What could this mean?

Old blood : Brown discharge after a period is just old blood that has been sitting at the back of the vagina. Once blood degrades it turns brown and then black. The vaginal pain will need to be evaluated by examination. ...Read more

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Why did I have a white creamy odorless discharge two days after sex; then the day after a brown reddish discharge? My period is expected the next week

Probably normal: The vagina changes a bit after ovulation (midcycle) & the discharge usually becomes thicker & less mucus like. The red discharge may just be from the cervix that can be stimulated by the penis during intercourse. The cervix can be friable (easy to bleed) which is why some women spot after a pap smear. ...Read more

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Brown discharge a week after the last day of my last period. What could this mean?

Brown discharge a week after the last day of my last period. What could this mean?

Old blood : Brown equals old blood. This most likely means you had some blood remaining from your cycle that needed to come out. If it continues see an OBgyn ...Read more

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Why does the brown discharge come after a period.

Why does the brown discharge come after a period.

Decreased necrosis: The period is because of necrosis of endometrium......which slowly heals....to give brown discharge . If sexually active.....infection can do it also. ...Read more

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My girlfriend is having thick white discharge two weeks before period. What does this mean?

My girlfriend is having thick white discharge two weeks before period. What does this mean?

Possible Yeast Infec: This could be a yeast infection that would require antibiotics to clear out. Have her see her doctor. ...Read more

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Got light brown discharge instead of red blood for my period I was two days later and I take the pill. What does the brown discharge mean?

Got light brown discharge instead  of red blood for my period I was two days later and I take the pill. What does the brown discharge  mean?

Maybe nothing: But since this is a new occurrence and I assume you are sexually active and the BC pills are not infallible I would suggest you see your OB/GYN for an exam. ...Read more

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Had my period last week now having brown slimmy discharge what is this and why is it happening?

Had my period last week now having brown slimmy discharge what is this and why is it happening?

Could be normal: On the other hand you might have a minor infection. All in all you deserve an examination by your physician be it an OB or family physician. ...Read more

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Hello, I am having light brown clumpy period blood for the first two days then it turns regular for the rest of my period. Is this normal?

Hello, I am having light brown clumpy period blood for the first two days then it turns regular for the rest of my period. Is this normal?

Yes it's normal: But then if there's any unusual symptoms like pelvic pain, prolonged menses with clots, then i'd recommend u follow up with ur gyn for further exam. God bless u! http://m.Healthline.Com/symptom/menstrual-irregularity. ...Read more

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My period blood is dark brown what can this mean its my first period in 2 months?

My period blood is dark brown what can this mean its my first period in 2 months?

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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There is brown watery smelly discharge after my period what is it?

There is brown watery smelly discharge after my period what is it?

Culture: that is likely a bacterial mixture. I advise you to get it cultured. It is likely there because u r vitamin D3 deficient. You will need enough vitamin D3 treatment to get to a level of 50-66 (not just 30). That usually requires about 5,000 units a day for 1year & then 5,000 u a day 5 days a week from then on. BUT 1st get your culture and D3 level checked. HRS, MD, FACC ...Read more

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What causes watery light brown discharge a week after my period has ended?

What causes watery light brown discharge a week after my period has ended?

Infection: is there itch, odor then it could be infection bacterial or monilial or hormone dysfunction if brown is blood ...Read more

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Why would it be that my period is brown mucky colour after 4 days instead of the usual period colour?

Why would it be that my period is brown mucky colour after 4 days instead of the usual period colour?

Could be old blood: Or a problem, if you were my pt. In coral springs, fl, i would do an exam, pap, cultures, possible blood work to r/ o an early spont ab if that would be possible in your situation or not, and a pelvic ultrasound to check everything. ...Read more

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I didn't have the brown discharge before my period this month? Is that normal?

I didn't have the brown discharge before my period this month? Is that normal?

Yes: It's very common to have some mild differences from month to month regarding the type and amount of blood. It's nothing to worry about. Sometimes if the period is much shorter and lighter than typical, running a pregnancy test may be a good idea if that is a possibility. ...Read more

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Last month 3 days after my menses i got some pink brown discharge. .what could be the reason?

Last month 3 days after my menses i got some pink brown discharge. .what could be the reason?

Leftover blood: It sounds like you just had some leftover blood in the back of the vagina that needed to come out. Track your cycles over the next few months and see if this is recurring problem. If so schedule an Obgyn visit for evaluation. ...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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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more