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Why do I have a brown discharge after being fingered?

Why do I have a brown discharge after being fingered?

Discharge: Hi! i'm guessing you are asking about vaginal discharge. Brown tinted discharge after digital penetration could be bacterial. Consider having a culture and exam with your gynecologist. Good luck! ...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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Why do I have dark brown discharge? My periods not until two weeks .

Why do I have dark brown discharge?  My periods not until two weeks .

Normal occurence.: Hello, Often ladies can have a small break down of their uterine lining because of the level of hormone that is present around this time of the month. The flow is very small and very slow therefore the blood is exposed to air and turns brown before you see it. This is normal so do not worry. ...Read more

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Why do I have stringy brown discharge between periods? I have no pain, no unpleasant smells, and it occurs during the 2nd or 3rd wk after my period

Why do I have stringy brown discharge between periods? I have no pain, no unpleasant smells, and it occurs during the 2nd or 3rd wk after my period

Breakthrough: If you're on the pill, this is breakthrough bleeding. If this happens every month, you may need to change your birth control. If you're not on the pill, you need to be evaluated by your GYN to make sure that there's nothing going on inside the uterus. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge and slight pain around my hymen the day after being fingered? (Not a virgin)

Why do I have brown discharge and slight pain around my hymen the day after being fingered? (Not a virgin)

Probable abrasion: There is probably some skin abrasion caused by excessive friction or some superficial cuts from finger nails which will resolve spontaneously with simple feminine hygiene care and cleansing. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge 15days after my period?

Why do I have brown discharge 15days after my period?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood. This may be break through bleeding related to an imbalance of hormones. Take care. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge a week after my period?

Why do I have brown discharge a week after my period?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood ; may be seen after the period. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge a week before my period?

Premenstrual d/c: It can be very normal. Prior to your period there can be some change in your hormone levels which would cause the lining of your uterus to break down earlier than your normal period. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge and it hurts to pee? Should I be worried?

Why do I have brown discharge and it hurts to pee? Should I be worried?

Infection: The brown discharge is suspicious for an infection. This can irritate your urethra and cause burning. Get this checked out. ...Read more

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Why do I have a brown liquid discharge and it feels like i pee my self and i can not control it and it smells sometimes?

Not normal: Esp at age 17 please see a gyn for an evaluation, as u need an exam, cultures, pap if u are sexually active and and ultrasoundand u may need to also see a urologist. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge 3/4. Days past ovulation?

Why do I have brown discharge 3/4. Days past ovulation?

Several reasons: It could be due to normal hormonal changes that occur around the time of ovulation. Or it could be due to a polyp or fibroid. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown sticky discharge if Im not on my period? (Im ovulating)

Why do I have brown sticky discharge if Im not on my period? (Im ovulating)

That's why!: The sticky discharge is cervical mucous that stretches in preparation for an easier pathway for the sperm to transit during ovulation. ...Read more

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I had my period 2 weeks ago why do I have brown discharge and pelvic pain?

I had my period 2 weeks ago why do I have brown discharge and pelvic pain?

Mittleschmertz: This pain at mid cycle is associated with ovulation. Should only last a few days. ...Read more

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Why do I have dark brown vaginal discharge for several days after my period? It happens after every menstal cycle.

Why do I have dark brown vaginal discharge for several days after my period? It happens after every menstal cycle.

Menses: This simply may be delayed clearance of blood from the lining of the uterus, but the only way to evaluate this would be to do a pelvic exam. See your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Why do I have brown discharge a couple of days after my period and i'm on birth control?

Why do I have brown discharge a couple of days after my period and i'm on birth control?

Old blood: When blood stays in the vagina for a period of time it "oxidizes" or turns brown. This is normal. If its faiding do not worry about it. ...Read more