Top
10
Doctor insights on: What Is The Difference Between Ovulation Discharge And Menses Discharge

Share
1

1
Multiple days brown discharge ~ovulation (pad needed but less than period). 2 weeks late, - HPTs, DPO 18+. Was discharge menses? Worth blood test?

Multiple days brown discharge ~ovulation (pad needed but less than period). 2 weeks late, - HPTs, DPO 18+. Was discharge menses? Worth blood test?

Probably not: It is unlikely that you are pregnant with 2 negative home pregnancy tests but only you can say whether it is worth it to you to do a blood pregnancy test that will probally also be negative. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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


2

2
Does everyone have that.Stretchy discharge whille ovulating? And.How to i tell im ovulating.With irragular periods.

Does everyone have that.Stretchy discharge whille ovulating? And.How to i tell im ovulating.With irragular periods.

Stretchy discharge: Stretchy discharge is a sign of ovulation, but not the only sign. With irregular cycles there is no way to tell when you are ovulating. For all practical purposes, using natural signs of ovulation (change in basal body temperature and cervical mucus) is more likely to get you pregnant than to avoid pregnancy. ...Read more

5

5
Is light bleeding in between periods (near ovulation) normal? Is light pinkish discharge for a day or less indicative of something else?

Is light bleeding in between periods (near ovulation)  normal?  Is light pinkish discharge for a day or less indicative of something else?

Normal: At the time of ovulation there is actually a dip in the hormone estrogen. This drop could cause the mid-cycle spotting. There also could be a cervical or uterine polyp present that could be causing the blood. Check with your doctor if it continues. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Why do I still have clear sticky discharge that can stretch or just sticky discharge that doesn't stretch after ovulation I have irregular periods too?

Why do I still have clear sticky discharge that can stretch or just sticky discharge that doesn't stretch after ovulation I have irregular periods too?

Science: Analysis of one's discharge is one piece of information in a host of other signs and symptoms of ovulation. Unfortunately, it's not an exact science. Are you using ovulation predictor kit in addition to analyzing your discharge? That's a suggestion. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
I've been spotting pink discharge for a few days now since my last period Dec. 12-17th, which has never happened to me before. I've read that it could be ovulation but my periods are very irregular and I'm very observant when it comes to things like this

I've been spotting pink discharge for a few days now since my last period Dec. 12-17th, which has never happened to me before. I've read that it could be ovulation but my periods are very irregular and I'm very observant when it comes to things like this

Spotting: 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

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


Dr. Philip Chenette
1,782 doctors shared insights

Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more