Vaginal itching and discharge - adult and adolescent: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia - vaginal discharge and redness

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Vaginal discharge - NHS vaginal discharge and redness


Vaginal discharge refers to secretions from the vagina. The discharge may be: It is associated with itching or irritation. These include.

Vaginal discharge is normal but changes, such as color or odor, may a change in the color or smell of the discharge, and irritation, itchiness.

The discharge is often thick, white and, curd-like (almost like cottage cheese). The discharge will be odorless. Other signs are burning, redness.

WebMD explains the causes and relief of vaginal itching, burning, and a yeast infection will produce a thick, white, cheesy discharge.

A vaginal discharge that has an odor or that is irritating usually is considered an abnormal discharge. The irritation might be itching or burning, or both.