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What would cause a very bad smelling brownish vaginal bleeding?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: A few things

The most common cause of foul smelling vaginal discharge is bacterial vaginosis.
This is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. It is treated with antibiotics. Retained tampons also cause a foul smell. STDs like trichomoniasis are another cause.

In brief: A few things

The most common cause of foul smelling vaginal discharge is bacterial vaginosis.
This is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. It is treated with antibiotics. Retained tampons also cause a foul smell. STDs like trichomoniasis are another cause.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Infection

Have the problem evaluated.

In brief: Infection

Have the problem evaluated.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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