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PCOS, on birth control, have mint greenish discharge on the last day of menses. with strong sweet-sour smell. What could be the cause?

Hi, My name is Tess and I am a 15 year old girl. I ve never had sex, my personal is pretty normal; at the most I ve skipped three days without showering. I ve recently been diagnosed with PCOS (as in 7 months ago) and am on birth control to help contain it. My periods are now regular and normal, but toward the end of my period last month, when I took out my tampon , a very light mint greenish color appeared. It looked like a mixer of discharge and green snot... not exactly what I m used to seeing on my tampon! ha. It also had a strange smell too! I m used to the fishy smell, but this was like a sour smell but yet a hint of ...sweetness to it. I want to say it smelled of asparagus mixed with sugar. It was a strong smell too. Help me pleeeaaassseee and thank you!
Asked On : Tue, 5 Jun 2012
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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.

You have infection from bacteria. Get a culture of the discharge and start antibiotics.

Feel free to consult me directly


Dr. Som Biswas M.D.
Answered: Tue, 29 Apr 2014
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