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What cause a reddish mucus discharge from the vagina?

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Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Menses

Early (pre-cycle) or residual (post-cycle) changes in the uterine lining is one reason.
However, depending on the stage of your reproductive life (e.g. menopause), this can be abnormal. Sometimes infection and neoplasms (e.g. abnormal growths) can present with such symptoms. The most likely reason is what I summarized initially.

In brief: Menses

Early (pre-cycle) or residual (post-cycle) changes in the uterine lining is one reason.
However, depending on the stage of your reproductive life (e.g. menopause), this can be abnormal. Sometimes infection and neoplasms (e.g. abnormal growths) can present with such symptoms. The most likely reason is what I summarized initially.
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