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my wife is 4 month pregnant and there came thick

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Posted on Wed, 16 Jan 2019
Question: my wife is 4 month pregnant and there came thick a white discharge now is any thing serious
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Answered by Dr. Prasad (2 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Need to check for infections...

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Sometimes white discharge is seen in pregnant women due to the effects of pregnancy hormones. It isn't alarming. However I will recommend she visiting her obstetrician if discharge persists and if it smells foul. Infections need to be ruled out.

Hope this helps. Let me know if you need clarifications.

Regards
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my wife is 4 month pregnant and there came thick

Brief Answer: Need to check for infections... Detailed Answer: Hi, Sometimes white discharge is seen in pregnant women due to the effects of pregnancy hormones. It isn't alarming. However I will recommend she visiting her obstetrician if discharge persists and if it smells foul. Infections need to be ruled out. Hope this helps. Let me know if you need clarifications. Regards