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Sticky discharge, negative annual exam. What can this be?

May 2013
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hello lately ive been having guey like discharge ,its very unusal to me,its almost like clinging to me down there and even sumtimes in my underwear like in little balls of it..i no it sounds gross but its also freaking me out...i get anuals every year and my results came back NEGATIVE...could u tell me what this can be..its been like this for sum months now...
Posted Wed, 26 Sep 2012 in Vaginal and Uterus Health
Answered by Dr. Sree Gouri SR 1 hour later
Thanks for the query.
according to your description the possibility is,
-bacterial vaginosis: this occurs due to overgrowth of natural vaginal organisms like gardenella, so this may not be detected by routine tests,
this can be precipitated by excessive douching, antibiotic usage, using harsh soaps etc, detection of clue cells by microscopy, increased vaginal pH can identify this,
you can follow measures like,
-cleaning local parts with plenty of water only,
-drinking of plenty water, taking nutritious diet,
-wear cotton inner ware, avoid tight clothing etc,
-consult gynecologist and undergo physical examination and microscopy for clue cells, then take treatment accordingly.

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