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I have light yellow discharge that dries in hard clumps in

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I have light yellow discharge that dries in hard clumps in my panties - is this normal?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 6 years ago.

Greetings.

 

This is not normal and would need a vaginal swab / culture of this fluid for the further evaluation. This can be mild grade of bacterial vaginitis and may need a course of antibiotics. The culture test/swab tells about the causative organisms and also tells about the best antibiotic to work against the infective organism. If you have been exposed to unsafe sex; a STD profile at your local STD clinic would be mandatory.

 

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

 

Dr. Arun

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