Light brown discharge - what does it say?
Normally, excretions should not be painted in any color and have an odor. They are ungovernable, have a mucous structure, can only be slightly unclear( this is the case, because epithelial cells enter them).But leucorrhoeas may have a yellowish color in the event that only one daily pad was used throughout the day. Abnormal is the fact that if light brown discharge is regularly observed on different days of the cycle.
On different days of the menstrual cycle, the secretions have a different consistency and quantity.
When approaching ovulation in the middle of the cycle, they resemble chicken egg protein, slightly more abundant than on normal days, and have a slightly more pronounced smell.
During sex and excitement, they also become noticeably larger.
Normal discharge does not cause discomfort, does not cause discomfort and unpleasant sensations, such as irritation of female organs, itching, burning. In the smear that reflects the normal state of the vagina, the rods will predominate and there will be no increased number of white blood cells.
Light brown discharge usually has a specific odor. Normally there should be no smell, it appears only when the bacteria multiply.
Light brown discharge is in any case an abnormal phenomenon, since the brownish shade is attached to the blood contained in them. This is especially dangerous during pregnancy, because it can serve as a signal about the threat of miscarriage. Therefore, having found out during pregnancy such allocation, it is necessary to address to the doctor as soon as possible. During this period, sexual rest and observance of safety rules are necessary, that is, restriction of weight lifting and physical activity, calm and pleasant atmosphere in the house. You can even take a sick leave to avoid stress at work, because pregnant women need emotional peace and harmony.
If the light brown discharge in the middle of the cycle appears, this indicates a pathological process in the uterus or ovaries. Therefore, a consultation with a gynecologist is necessary. After all, the disease is easier to cure at an early stage, and not when everything is already running.
Brown-red discharge, smearing at the end of the cycle or for a long time after menstruation, also talk about problems with the uterus. This can manifest endometriosis, which is dangerous by the development of infertility in the absence of treatment, or polyps of the endometrium. Infections or hormonal disorders can also make themselves felt in this way. The smear is allowed and is considered the norm only for no more than two days before and after the menstruation. When coagulated blood appears, which gives the brown color to secretions, a few days after menstruation, a test should be done to exclude an ectopic pregnancy or the threat of spontaneous abortion( miscarriage).
Often a light brown discharge darkens a woman's life after installing an intrauterine device. This is a kind of side effect of this method of preventing unwanted pregnancies. If no abnormalities are detected with ultrasound and other diagnostic methods, then the condition can be normalized with the help of special medications prescribed by the attending physician.
If the pathology of the cervix or the body of the uterus, there may be a discharge of unusual color after sexual intercourse. In this case, the conclusion is made on the basis of the performed examinations - ultrasound and other methods of functional diagnostics.
In order not to have problems with the reproductive system, it is necessary to carefully observe the rules of personal hygiene and regularly, every six months, be observed at the gynecologist. Identified at an early stage of the disease is much easier and faster can be cured, besides avoiding complications.