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Small amount of light brown vaginal discharge

By Anonymous July 26, 2016 - 5:45am
 
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I discovered a light brown coloured discharge in my underwear after I had experienced a little pain in my vagina (like a sharp pain that comes and goes). The pain has stopped but I am confused to what the discharge is. I'm not due on my period however it may be close to ovulation for me. What could this be? Thank you in advance!

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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER. Thank you for coming to us with your concern.

How old are you? Has this ever happened before? Have you ever been diagnosed with a gyn issue like fibroids, endometriosis or polys?

The light brown colored vaginal discharge indicates old blood. Why is this happening? I don't know and suggest you contact your gynecologist.

Regards,
Maryann

July 26, 2016 - 9:05am
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