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Yellow/Brown vaginal discharge with odor during pregnancy is that normal, could it be from my progesterone suppesitory?

Yellow/Brown vaginal discharge with odor during pregnancy is that normal, could it be from my progesterone suppesitory?

Possible BV: You may have an infection like bacterial vaginosis. It is treated with a vaginal gel or pull and is one of the most common causes of vaginal discharge with odor. You should see your doctor and have them examine you and treat you if needed especially since you are pregnant. Sometimes infections that are untreated can increase your risk for preterm delivery.

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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How can I treat discharge during pregnancy?

How can I treat discharge during pregnancy?

Depends on discharge: Some discharges are normal and others may require treatment, so best to get the discharge evaluated and then the appropriate treatment, if any, will be given by the dr. Good luck.

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Thick discharge during pregnancy. Is this normal?

Can happen: Ok provided it is thick, clear, no itch, no irritation, no odor. If it is watery thin, then make sure it is not amniotic fluid.

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Does your discharge become sticky during pregnancy?

Does your discharge become sticky during pregnancy?

It can: Sure, big changes are coming to the body and the discharge is preparing the area for them. As long as the discharge doesn't itch or smell then it is normal.

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Sweet smelling discharge is normal during early pregnancy?

A milky white: Discharge without odor, itching, pain, redness or swelling is normal.

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Is it normal to have bloody tissue discharge during pregnancy?

Not really: Don't know what trimester you are. Bleeding can occur during early pregnancy without negative sequella or it can lead to something more serious like a miscarriage. Please let your obstetrician know promptly.

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Is it normal that discharge during pregnancy has unpleasant odor?

Preg. Discharge: If not accompanied by itching, pain or other symptoms suggestive of infection.

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What's the clear muccus looking discharge that comes out during pregnancy?

What's the clear muccus looking discharge that comes out during pregnancy?

Discharge: Pregnant women will have slightly more clear discharge which is odorless and causes no symptoms. Excessive discharge is not pregnancy related and requires testing for infection. It is important that vaginal infections (bacterial vaginosis is most common) get treated during pregnancy. At term the mucous plug comes out which also looks like discharge.

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Vaginal discharge and pressues during pregnancy (25 weeks)?

Vaginal discharge and pressues during pregnancy (25 weeks)?

Go to L&D: You have to get checked to rule out preterm labor (ptl). Go straight to the nearest l&d for evaluation. Symptoms of vaginal pressure and discharge are hallmarks of cervical change. Don't risk it, go on in.

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Jelly like discharge during late pregnancy?

Jelly like discharge during late pregnancy?

Mucous plug?: Many patients will describe their mucous plug as jelly like. Many times you will loose your before contractions start, but you can't predict labor based on it.

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Is white discharge common during 9th month of pregnancy?

Yes: White discharge throughout pregnancy is completely normal. It only is worrisome if other symptoms are present, such as itching, or foul odor. Only your doctor will be able to tell you if an infection is present.

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Is it normal to experience brown discharge during pregnancy?

Yes, common: Brown discharge is old blood. It's common to have a little bit of bleeding in pregnancy. If you are spotting on to your underwear, that's something to see your doctor about. Maybe the brown discharge happened after sex? The cervix can be slightly inflamed in pregnancy and sex can cause a little bit of bleeding as well. If you have cramping or more bleeding, call your doctor.

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Why am I having white discharge during 8th month of pregnancy?

Why am I having white discharge during 8th month of pregnancy?

Probably normal: If it doesn't itch or have a bad odor, its usually normal. However, its always a good idea to bring it up with your Ob at your next visit. Best wishes!

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Is it normal of whire discharge during pregnancy with some smell?

Is it normal of whire discharge during pregnancy with some smell?

See your OB: Some small discharge can be normal during pregnancy, as can increased mucus. But you write of it having some smell; that can suggest a bacterial or yeast infection. Your OB can test for these things and decide what further treatments are indicated. Good luck with the pregnancy!

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Is a clump of white discharge constantly normal during pregnancy?

Is a clump of white discharge constantly normal during pregnancy?

Most likely: A white discharge occurring during your pregnancy may be typical with the hormonal changes that have occurred in your body. If you are having any other symptoms such as pain, itching, or bleeding you should follow with your obstetrician.

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What does a white milky discharge mean during pregnancy is that normal?

What does a white milky discharge mean during pregnancy is that normal?

Yes: Women commonly experience white milky discharge during pregnancy called leukorrhea. However if you have any change in color, itching, odor or burning, be sure to see your doctor.

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I'm having white discharge during 7th month of pregnancy, is this normal?

I'm having white discharge during 7th month of pregnancy, is this normal?

Usually Normal: If it doesn't itch or have a bad odor, its usually normal. Its always a good idea to bring it up with your Ob at your next visit. Best wishes!

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