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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. ...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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Yellow vaginal discharge no odor?

Yellow vaginal discharge no odor?

?: The only way to be sure would be to go to your doctor for tests and to look at the discharge under the microscope. ...Read more

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Is yellow vaginal discharge normal everyday

Is yellow  vaginal discharge normal everyday

Vaginal Discharge: This should not be happening to you and i would recommend urgently that you get to see a good trustworthy health care provider. I am worried of a retained tampon or other product used for your menstrual periods or an infection. This should not be ignored. ...Read more

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Greenish-yellow vaginal discharge, what to do?

Greenish-yellow vaginal discharge, what to do?

See gynecologist: discolored vaginal discharge suggests that there maybe an infection that could have long-term health consequences like inability to become pregnant if not diagnosed and treated properly. Gynecologists have the tests and expertise available to diagnose and treat abnormal vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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What should I do for a yellow vaginal discharge?

Needs testing: 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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Greenish-yellow vaginal discharge.Is this normal?

Greenish-yellow vaginal discharge.Is this normal?

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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My vaginal discharge is medium yellow.Is this abnormal.

FayeF yes: It is abnormal to have a yellowish vaginal discharge. You should see your GYN or PCP for evaluation and treatment. A whitish discharge is usually normal. ...Read more

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What causes an orangish (dark yellow) vaginal discharge?

Different causes: You need to have the discharge checked by your health care provider. There are several ways to check the cause, including microscopic evaluation and culture. It should be checked by your health care provider. ...Read more

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What can cause yellow vaginal discharge with a fishy odor?

Bacterial vaginosis: A fishy odor is most commonly caused by overgrowth of certain bacteria in the vagina. There are several possible causes and while it is not necessarily a sexually transmitted infection it could be. A diagnosis should be obtained by pelvic examination. There are characteristic findings on microscopic evaluation of the discharge. See your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Walter Kobasa
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Vaginal Discharge (Definition)

Vaginal discharge refers to secretions from the vagina. Such discharge can vary in consistency (thick, pasty, thin), color (clear, cloudy, white, yellow, green), and smell ...Read more