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Do pain in the pelvic area and yeast-like discharge with odor in a 50-year-old woman need immediate medical attention?

Hi there, I am a 50 year old female and and in menopause, as I have not had a period in the last eight months. About a year ago I was diagnosed as having 3 cysts in my ovaries, each varying between 2-4 cm. I now am experiencing mild pain on right side - pelvic area and sometimes a yeast like discharge that has an odor (especially when I exercise). Can you please advise if I should be concerned about this? Thanking you in advance. Magggie.
Thu, 11 Jul 2019
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OB and GYN Specialist 's  Response
Hello,

I suggest you visit a gynecologist as she can do a proper clinical examination and can take a Pap smear for further evaluation and management.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Naira Jahangir, OB and GYN Specialist
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