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Pregnant. Having white discharge. Suggest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2013
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User:HI Doctor
Doctor:How are you doing?
User:Ohh hai how are you?
User:I am fine thank you
User:Do you remember me we already had a chat
Doctor:Yes I do
User:i have another doubt
Doctor:sure go ahead
User:I am 12 weeks pregnant
User:I am having white discharge which is some what inlight yellow colour
Doctor:Do you have any itching?
User:no doctor it is not
Doctor:Since when do you have it
User:but offen my panties becomes wet. My white discharge is thick.
User:i am having this for past 4 to 5 weeks
Doctor:Is it associated with any smell?
User:i can able to feel some thing liquid(watery) like substance is also coming out and dont knw from where it is coming.
User:no smell doctor
Doctor:This is a normal thing XXXXXXX
Doctor:It is called leukorrhoea
User:can u pls expalin me
Doctor:It happens in most pregnant women. There is a whitish, milky discharge
Doctor:There is no smell, no itching and no redness of the private parts
User:no doctor nothing. thick white discharge and also some liquid is continouly coming
Doctor:Exactly. I am talking about this condition where the discharge is not associated with itching, smell or redness
User:no doctor
User:no itching or smell or redness
Doctor:This condition occurs due to an increase in the function of the glands
Doctor:This occurs due to hormonal changes in pregnancy
User:this will not affect my baby know?
Doctor:Not at all
Doctor:It will not affect you or your baby
Doctor:If it makes you uncomfortable you can use a panty liner
Doctor:Its like a thinner version of a sanitary napkin
User:yes doctor it is very much making me uncomfortable.
Doctor:This is available at every health store
Doctor:You're based out of Bangalore?
User:No doctor i am in Chennai
Doctor:You'll get it at a good chemist or any health and beauty store
User:can you pls tell me how long will i have this?
Doctor:Its not very expensive
User:ok doctor thank u
Doctor:Its difficult to predict that, XXXXXXX
Doctor:Secondly, I dont want you to wash your private parts with a strong soap or a scented soap
Doctor:Just use a mild soap solution
User:no doctor i am not doing that till now
Doctor:Thats good
Doctor:But if there is any itching, redness or smell
User:actually i read in one of the article that that water might have broken thats why i am getting these kind of water like substance apart from white discharge
Doctor:Please see your gynaecologist
Doctor:Its wrong
Doctor:First of all, at 12 weeks, if you have an abortion, there will be a lot of bleeding
User:ohhhhh god!!!!!
Doctor:So its not that
Doctor:So just relax
Doctor:everything is fine
User:I was having PCOS problem
Doctor:They have a problem in conceiving
User:it is not cured yet
Doctor:Not in maintaining pregnancy
Doctor:Since you have conceived
Doctor:You dont need to worry
Doctor:We'll take care of it once you have your child
User:ok thank you verymuch doctor. one more thing this watery sustance comes out of my vargina?
Doctor:There are glands in the wall of the vagina
Doctor:They start secreting more fluid
User:since i have PCOS do i need to be in bed rest till delivery?
Doctor:You should walk about
Doctor:Dont lift heavy weights and dont do heavy exercise
Doctor:But 30 minutes a day, you must walk
User:ohhh that i am not doing it.
Doctor:Start with 15 minutes
Doctor:You can build it up slowly
User:doctor will wil the baby become stable?
Doctor:Stable as in?
User:as in which week does it come up?
Doctor:The baby keeps moving about XXXXXXX
Doctor:Its a human being right
Doctor:It only gets fixed in position just before you would deliver
Doctor:Thats around 38-40 weeks
User:i am at 12 weeks now do i need to drink lot of water from now onwards?
Doctor:You need around 3-4 litres of water in a day XXXXXXX
User:ok doctor.
User:can i have musk melon or melon now?
Doctor:Did you start eating properly?
User:i heard it is very cold?
Doctor:Have anything you want?
Doctor:Just avoid food from outside
User:yes doctor but most of the time i dont like food at all. i hate to c food
Doctor:There is no such concept XXXXXXX
Doctor:I understand. But if you truly want a healthy baby, you must eat. We discussed what you should be eating last time, right?
User:i am trying too doctor. and most of the time having bitterness in my mouth
User:yes doctor i have it with me
User:u asked me to consume milk
Doctor:Please try and follow it
User:but i hate milk only once iam taking milk that too with great difficulties.
Doctor:For the bitterness in your mouth, sleep with your head elevated and eat every 2-3 hours
Doctor:Have curd or kheer then. That will also do
User:ok having butter milk daily .
Doctor:that will be fine , but you would need to keep it less spicy and you'll need to take twice the quantity of milk
Doctor:So approx 4 glasses of buttermilk
User:4 glasss?
Doctor:it has curd in a diluted form right?
User:yes doctor
Doctor:So if you take a diluted version, double the amount
User:ok doctor.
User:Thank you so much doctor. I was afriad to have that watery dicharge apart from the white dicharge. You cleared me. Millions of Thanks
User:i shall get back to you if i have any more doubts.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
User:Have a nice evening doctor.
Doctor:Have a good day
Doctor:You too
User:bye doctor.
Doctor:Take care
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