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Vaginal discharge

Vaginal discharge: Introduction

Vaginal discharge: Discharge from the vagina as a symptom. See detailed information below for a list of 145 causes of Vaginal discharge, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Vaginal discharge:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Vaginal discharge. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Vaginal discharge

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Causes of Types of Vaginal discharge:

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Vaginal discharge: Symptom Checker

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Vaginal discharge Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Vaginal discharge may include:

  • See also treatment of leucorrhea
  • Metronidazole tablets
  • Gentle cleansing of the area with clean water and patting dry
  • Triamcinolone ointment
  • Hydrocortisone
  • Fluorinated corticosteroids
  • Xylocaine ointment
  • more treatments...»

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Stories from Users for Vaginal discharge

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Message Boards for Vaginal discharge

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Medications or substances causing Vaginal discharge:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Vaginal discharge as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Vaginal discharge: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Vaginal discharge may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Vaginal discharge

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Vaginal discharge: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Vaginal discharge

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Vaginal discharge: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Vaginal discharge: Related Rare Diseases

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Vaginal discharge: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Vaginal discharge listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Vaginal discharge as a symptom include:

Definitions of Vaginal discharge:

A common gynecologic disorder characterized by an abnormal, nonbloody discharge from the genital tract.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Organs affected by Vaginal discharge:

The list of organs typically affected by Vaginal discharge may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Vaginal discharge

The list below shows some of the causes of Vaginal discharge mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Vaginal discharge?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Vaginal discharge. Of the 145 causes of Vaginal discharge that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 10 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 13 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 125 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vaginal discharge:

The following list of conditions have 'Vaginal discharge' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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  • Cervical Cancer ... vaginal odor (from discharge), vaginal discharge, vaginal discharge containing blood
  • Cervicitis ... smelly vaginal discharge, vaginal discharge, yellow vaginal discharge, vaginal discharge containing blood
  • Cervix conditions ... abnormal vaginal discharge
  • Chancroid ... vaginal discharge
  • Childbirth ... Vaginal discharge
  • Chlamydia ... smelly vaginal discharge, vaginal discharge, yellow vaginal discharge
  • Chlamydial Infection ... smelly vaginal discharge, vaginal discharge, yellow vaginal discharge















Conditions listing medical complications: Vaginal discharge:

The following list of medical conditions have Vaginal discharge or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.




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Causes of Vaginal discharge Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Vaginal discharge based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Vaginal discharge:

    PV discharge
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Vaginal discharge:

    Subtypes of Vaginal discharge:

    Yellow vaginal discharge (16 causes), Abnormal vaginal discharge (16 causes), Bloody vaginal discharge (35 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Vaginal discharge:

    Urinary discharge (60 causes), Vaginal symptoms (443 causes), Female sexual symptoms (505 causes), Discharge (773 causes), Genital symptoms (986 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Vagina symptoms (443 causes), Female genital symptoms (529 causes), Women's health symptoms (1177 causes), Immune system symptoms (465 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Pregnancy symptoms (699 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Female reproductive symptoms (928 causes), Mens health symptoms (291 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vaginal discharge:

    Vaginal odor (26 causes), Vaginal symptoms (443 causes), Vaginal bleeding (147 causes), Menstrual menstrual symptoms, Discharge (773 causes), Vaginal bleeding (147 causes), Ovary symptoms (68 causes), Uterus symptoms (429 causes), Fallopian tube symptoms (9 causes)

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