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What can cause a thick vaginal discharge after oral sex?

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Dr. Deepti Verma

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Posted on Fri, 11 Jan 2019 in Pregnancy
Question: noticed the past two days i have discharge that feels very thick when it drys up and turns yellow it does not have fishy odor rather a more vinigar order to it. i have not had sex intercourse but i have had oral sex. i am worried what this could be please help
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Answered by Dr. Deepti Verma 18 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Candidal infection likely.

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

I have gone through your question and understand the concerns.

The symptoms you are describing are suggestive of candidal infection or bacterial infection like trichomoniasis.

I will suggest you consult an OBGYN specialist to get properly examined internally, get a vaginal swab examination and get further treatment accordingly.

Hope you found the answer helpful.

Regards.
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Is it std?
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Answered by Dr. Deepti Verma 24 hours later
Brief Answer:
Various causes.

Detailed Answer:

Hi,

Candidal infection can be sexually transmitted or can occur due to low immunity, improper hygiene, contamination from undergarments or derangement of blood sugar levels. Exact cause can be diagnosed with proper examination and investigations.

Regards,
Dr. Deepti Verma, OBGYN, Maternal and Fetal Medicine
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