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Smelly vaginal discharge and irregular periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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User :   im 21 years periods have been changing for the past 2 months.I get it around or more than 10 days earlier.Also, i've been getting a daily smelly clear discharge which soaks my panty.I took an i pill 2 or 3 months back.Am i pregnant or do i hv an infection?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :  
all this symptoms are occurring after the i pill consumption?
User :   maybe but im not so sure..
Doctor :  
is there any itching in the genital region?
User :   no
Doctor :  
only clear and smelly discharge with irregular menstruation - apart from this is there any other symptoms?
User :   no
Doctor :   from the symptoms it seems you are suffering from both a menstrual irregularity and a mild degree of vaginal infection

Doctor :  
the menstrual irregularity is due to the hormonal imbalance
User :   what should I do?
Doctor :   you need to get an vaginal smear microscopic examination
User :   where can i get it done?
Doctor :  
this will tell you the nature of the infection and an appropriate antibiotic can be administered
Doctor :  
for this you need to visit an gynecologist as a smear should be taken from the vagina
Doctor :   and for your hormonal irregularity a 3 month course of oral contraceptive pills is advocated
Doctor :  
this will correct the menstrual irregularity
User :   I should take i pill for 3 months?should there be a specific date to administer it?
Doctor :  
no not i pill
Doctor :  
it is the regular OCP"s
Doctor :  
but before that consult the gynecologist
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
the smear should be taken for the vaginal infection
User : there's no possibilities that Im pregnant right?
Doctor :   no as such there is no symptom or sign that indicates that you are pregnant
Doctor :  
what you have is a vaginal infection and menstrual irregularity
User :   ok
Doctor :   is there anything else i can help you with?
User :   no.nothing else.thankyou so much.
Doctor :  
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User :   ok.
User :   bye
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