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Vaginal discharge: when it may indicate a problem 2

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Vaginal discharge: when it may indicate a problem 2
From the previous article, we had explained three of the five problems that arise from having a Vaginal Discharge. So, now we will love to discuss the remaining ones.

Gonorrhea:
It is an STD, i.e a sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacteria NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE OR GONOCOCO usually this bacteria proliferates in the urethra.

Most women have no symptoms. Among one of the consequences for the contamination of this bacterium is the infertility, as it can cause an infection in the uterus.

Chlamydia:
It is also a sexually transmitted disease, caused by the bacterium CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS, may or may not be associated with gonorrhea.

Also, like gonorrhea, most women do not have symptoms. In those with symptoms, the main ones are:

Vaginal bleeding

Pain during sexual intercourse

Burning or painful urination

Allergy:
Several symptoms such as the above can occur (burning, painful urination, itching, redness) when allergy occurs.

But, allergy to what?
Allergy to intimate soaps, condoms, lubricants, among others. And this can lead to the onset of vaginal discharge.

Characteristics of Vaginal discharge
Types of vaginal discharge

Yellow vaginal discharge:
It is usually associated with trichomoniasis, which as previously said is a sexually transmitted disease, that is, transmitted mainly by sexual intercourse. But it may also be related to gonorrhea or chlamydia.

The main symptoms are:
Pain during intercourse

Vulva irritated, sore and itchy

White vaginal discharge:
It may be the case of normal discharge as we mentioned at the beginning of the article, but if there is itching, redness, or if you notice that the discharge is more pulled to the gray, it may be one of the main symptoms of candidiasis, but it may also be related to Bacterial vaginosis, in which case there will be a very unpleasant odor.

Brown vaginal discharge:
Here it will depend on a number of factors, ie the presence or not of itching, redness, pain when urinating …. If so, it may be gonorrhea or chlamydia.

But, there are other factors that can occur leaving this brown discharge:

End of menstruation
Foreign body lost inside the vagina (like rest of internal absorbent, rest of condom)
In the early days of pregnancy, soon after the implantation of the embryo in the womb, this can occur

Infections

Gynecological cancer

Diagnosis of vaginal discharge
To better diagnose it, no one better than your gynecologist, so if you noticed something wrong, do not hesitate to go to the doctor, there he will evaluate you, and you can explain it about your type of discharge, the gynecologist You can also make a culture of that discharge for better diagnosis!

Treatment for vaginal discharge
There is no single treatment for vaginal discharge, so if you have noticed that something is wrong, quickly look for the gynecologist, he may prescribe antibiotics, antifungal among others.

So stay tuned! If you have noticed that something is not right, seek the doctor quickly for better explanations and treatments!

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