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What could be the possible reason of having a clumpy yellowish and whitish vaginal discharge everyday without any infection at all?

What could be the possible reason of having a clumpy yellowish and whitish vaginal discharge everyday without any infection at all?

Yeast?: You are describing a vaginal yeast infection. Considering trying an over the counter yeast cream or seeing an Obgyn to confirm the diagnosis. ...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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Hello, I did frozen embryo transfer on 15/06/13 with 5 days frozen embryos. On the 16/ 06/13 I was having whitish vaginal discharge. Is this normal?

Hello, I did frozen embryo transfer on 15/06/13 with 5 days frozen embryos. On the 16/ 06/13 I was having whitish vaginal discharge. Is this normal?

Any questions: Like this have to asked to the doc who did yorur embryo transfer as he or she knows u and exactly what your highly specialized situation is so please call your doc any time of the day someone should be on call 24/7 it may or may not be normal. ...Read more

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Whitish vaginal discharge once in a while especially after going to the bathroom number 2. Got pap smear the results came back normal. What can it be?

Whitish vaginal discharge once in a while especially after going to the bathroom number 2. Got pap smear the results came back normal. What can it be?

Yeast or BV: The discharge you are describing is a common symptom of either yeast infection (candida) or bacterial vaginosis. Both are very common and treatable.
This could also be a sign of a sexually transmitted infection (esp if you have had sex without a condom), your provider may or may not have tested for these with the pap. Follow up with the provider who did the pap for definitive diagnosis/treatment ...Read more

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24y/o female had intermenstrual spotting, followed by increase whitish vaginal discharge. Lmp was 35 days ago. No itchiness, odour, bleed or pain.?

24y/o female had intermenstrual spotting, followed by increase whitish vaginal discharge. Lmp was 35 days ago. No itchiness, odour, bleed or pain.?

Ovulation vs polyps: Intermenstrual spotting in a young patient can be due to ovulation-especially if associated with asymptomatic vaginal discharge. Endometrial polyps should also be considered. Normal cycles are spaced from 21 to 35 days apart. Lmp 35 days ago is on the upper limits of normal and may need to be evaluated if cycles continue to occur at more than 35 day intervals. ...Read more

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I have a creamy and whitish vaginal discharge and ovulation, smelly sometimes what does it mean?

I have a creamy and whitish vaginal discharge and ovulation, smelly sometimes what does it mean?

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

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I av whitish vaginal discharge, sometimes watery discharge and sometyms no discharge, is it a sign of early pregnancy?

I av whitish vaginal discharge, sometimes watery discharge and sometyms no discharge, is it a sign of early pregnancy?

No: The vaginal discharge a normal woman has varies with the point in her menstrual cycle she is. It can vary from white to clear, sticky to watery, and little amount to a large amount. If your period is late, then you should take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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I've had an on off headache for 3 weeks and now am having whitish vaginal discharge no odor or itch. My period was light. Negative test Pregnant?

I've had an on off headache for 3 weeks and now am having whitish vaginal discharge no odor or itch. My period was light. Negative test Pregnant?

Doubtful: At least 1 missed period, early morning nausea/vomiting, pain or fullness in breasts. If you have had a period and you are still concerned, do a home pregnancy test. If you are not protected with birth control: this may be a hint. ...Read more

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Do you know any home remedies for bv? I think that's what I have. My symptoms include whitish sticky vaginal discharge and a strong fishy smell there

Do you know any home remedies for bv? I think that's what I have. My symptoms include whitish sticky vaginal discharge and a strong fishy smell there

BV: No need to mess around with bv. You need to get examined by a gyno and get the proper medications for this. Bacterial vaginosis can make you more susceptible to other infections in that area. Get seen! ...Read more

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I am 31 weeks pregnant en havin a whitish watery vaginal discharge. Is it safe?

I am 31 weeks pregnant en havin a whitish watery vaginal discharge. Is it safe?

Yes: A whitish vaginal discharge is very common in pregnancy. The only time to be concerned is if it becomes itchy, has a foul odor, or a large volume of watery fluid and you think your water broke. Otherwise, it is normal. ...Read more

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I had a whitish/yellowish creamy vaginal discharge with no itching and no odor, should I be worried?

I had a whitish/yellowish creamy vaginal discharge with no itching and no odor, should I be worried?

May be normal: The discharge may be normal based on your body's reaction to hormonal changes, however if it persists or if other symptoms appear, see you PCP or GYN for evaluation and/or treatment. ...Read more

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Hi what does a yellowish whitish stretchy snot like vaginal discharge mean?

Hi what does a yellowish whitish stretchy snot like vaginal discharge mean?

Infection, STDs, etc: You asked the same question yesterday, except it wasn't clear whether you were speaking of vaginal or some other discharge. Any abnormal or new vaginal discharge needs professional evaluation. Colored discharge suggests infection, and mucus ("strechy, snot-like") means probably from the cervix, not the vagina itself, typical for gonorrhea or chlamydia. Get checked ASAP. No sex until then. ...Read more

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Hi doc, does thick, creamy, whitish and odourless vaginal discharge indicating pregnancy?

Pregnancy: A thick discharge may occur in pregnancy. You should have a pregnancy test ...Read more

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Hi doc I wanna ask abt gyne probs. I have a problem of vaginal whitish discharge. For ten years. Plz guide me?

Hi doc I wanna ask abt gyne probs. I have a problem of vaginal whitish discharge. For ten years. Plz guide me?

Could be normal: It's normal for there to be some discharge from the vagina every day. Abnormal discharge is typically discharge that itches or smells funny. The vagina is like a self cleaning oven :-) if you eat a healthy diet, exercise and get good sleep, it's likely your vagina will be healthy too. Depending on the time of the month, your discharge can be thick or thin. Sometimes clear, white or yellowish. ...Read more

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I am having right lower side pain. I have been having whitish discharge vaginal I don't know if it's related. When should I be concerned?

I am having right lower side pain. I have been having whitish discharge vaginal I don't know if it's related. When should I be concerned?

Pain is severe: If pain is severe or if you have fever then you need to be evaluated urgently. If you do not have a fever and the pain is mild to moderate but you have a vaginal discharge, itching or burning then you need to be evaluated as soon as possible. If you have pain and a positive pregnancy test it could be an ectopic pregnancy and you need to be evaluated urgently. ...Read more

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Am having vaginal whitish discharge, is not offensive, no itching, no redness of the labias. But worried I don't know what this is. Please help.

Probably yeast Infec: Whitish discharge usually is yeast infection but can be due to bacterial infection as well as there is no itching. I will suggest you see your doctor and have a culture done, so it can be treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Why I have a vaginal discharge everyday?

Odor or itching?: If the discharge has an odor or is itching see a M for infection treatment. If not, then a non odorous non itching vaginal discharge is normal. ...Read more

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What are the risk factors for Vaginal discharge?

Not a disease: Some people might think that vaginal discharge is abnormal, but it is a normal thing and is not a disease. It is a way for the body to cleanse naturally. It is only a concern if the discharge takes on a yellow green color or an odor. ...Read more

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What causes Vaginal discharge?

What causes Vaginal discharge?

Several Possible: A vaginal discharge may be caused my several factors. Since no other information is provided, the possible causes could be physiologic or infectious. Infection from Yeast, Trichomonas or Bacterial Vaginosis may cause a vaginal discharge. Cervical inflammation or infection may cause a discharge. On the other hand a discharge may be caused by ovulation, normal vaginal secretions, or recent sex. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal discharge?

Normal vs unhealthy: Vaginal discharge could be related to infection, ph changes or might be completely normal/ healthy. ...Read more

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What to do for vaginal discharge?

Vaginal Discharge: If the discharge is foul smelling then it will be advisable to get a vaginal swab done. We looks at infections like STI's, bacterial vaginosis and some time candida infection.
Clear discharge without any foul odour may be normal. ...Read more

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I have no vaginal discharge, why?

I have no vaginal discharge, why?

Good for U: If your hormonal status is normal. See pmd. ...Read more

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My 7 year old has vaginal discharge?

Possible foreign bod: She have put a foreign body in her vagina which is causing an infection with a discharge as a result. ...Read more

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Reasons for brown vaginal discharge?

Vaginal 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

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How to stop brown vaginal discharge?

How to stop brown vaginal discharge?

Go see the MD: You need to know why you are having the brown discharge ie infection, bleeding, a problem in the uterus. This can be figured out during an office visit. ...Read more

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Is vaginal discharge normal everyday?

Is vaginal discharge normal everyday?

Yes... physiological: A physiological vaginal discharge is normal, does not usually smell and is clear, or milky-white in colour. It can change in character or quantity during your monthly cycle or after sex. Significant change in quantity or appearance can be due to other causes. Non STD; Bacterial Vaginosis and Thrush. STD causes; Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Trichomonas. See your Dr if you have troublesome discharge. ...Read more

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Vaginal Discharge (Definition)

Vaginal discharge is defined as secretions being expelled by the vagina. This can be physiologic or pathologic. Some common causes of abnormal vaginal discharge and yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis and sexually transmitted infections like ...Read more