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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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A few days before i was to start my period i noticed a fishy smell and a yellowish brown discharge. Should i be worried?

A few days before i was to start my period i noticed a fishy smell and a yellowish brown discharge. Should i be worried?

Need an exam: The best thing is to schedule an appointment so you can have an exam. That will be the best way to identify the cause of your discharge. You may have a discharge along with spotting (beginning of your menses). Your doctor will be able to help diagnose and treat (if needed). ...Read more

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Should I worry about yellowish/brown discharge coming from a perianal hematoma? It has been 3 months since it ruptured.

Should I worry about yellowish/brown discharge coming from a perianal hematoma? It has been 3 months since it ruptured.

Perianal abscess?: This type of discharge, for this long, suggests it was more than a hematoma, more likely an abscess. Or if originally a hematoma, now secondarily infected -- but this makes little difference. You need to see a doctor soon for further diagnosis and treatment, which might include an antibiotic prescription, minor surgery for drainage, or both. Good luck! ...Read more

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After yeast medicine yellowish brown discharge and bleeding. Been tested for STD came out negative. Why is this happening?

After yeast medicine yellowish brown discharge and bleeding. Been tested for STD came out negative. Why is this happening?

Yeast Infection: Anti fungal meds can result in bleeding and discharge as they eradicate the yeasts. Did you use monistat? Miconazole? Pink or red discharge and light bleeding is not unusual. The yellow color is, though. This article summarizes some of the common possibilities: http://lakecharlesobgyn.Com/complete/422-yellow-vaginal-discharge.Aspx. It is also possible the meds did not cure the yeast. ...Read more

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What causes a swollen labia, and yellowish-brown discharge after sex?

What causes a swollen labia, and yellowish-brown discharge after sex?

Possible infection: Like herpes, bacterial std or non std, allergic reaction, you need to see your gyn for an evaluation and clutures and blood work can be done. ...Read more

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I had unprotected sex day after ovulation and i missed my bc pill. But i had a yellowish brown discharge. Could it be a symptom of pregnancy?

breakthrough bleedin: Breakthrough bleeding can occur with missing a pill and may show up as a brown discharge. You should not be ovulating if you are taking your pills regularly. If you are concerned about pregnancy, take a urine test. Barrier contraception with the pills will increase protection. ...Read more

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Yellowish brown smelly discharge from butt. Is this an STD symptom?

Yellowish brown smelly discharge from butt. Is this an STD symptom?

Not usually: Discharge from the anus is not likely caused by an std unless you are engaged in anal intercourse. ...Read more