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I get a milky discharge at the end of my menstual period. It

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I get a milky brown discharge at the end of my menstual period. It doesn't smell bad or have any weird texture although it is slightly more thicker. I know it isn't old blood cuz it is much lighter than that. What could this be?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 2 months ago.

Hello this is Dr. Salama MD,

It sounds like you it is bacterial vaginosis.

BV does not always have a bad smell but it is usually brownish in nature and does occur more frequently at the end of a period due to the changing nature of the vaginal flora.

It can easily be treated with a topical or oral antibiotic prescribed by your doctor.

Let me know if you have any other questions.

If not, please don't forget to leave a positive rating as that's the only way I get credit for answering your question.

Thank you!

Expert:  Michael Salama replied 2 months ago.

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