Posted by: Annalize | 2009/01/06

Discharge &  Mentruation

I have a friend who suffers from a watery discharge that smells about a week before her mentrual period. She also suffers from heavy pain during her period and the time span of her period differs anything between 3 to 6 days. Sometimes when she has intercorse theres bleeding afterwards that lasts about 1 hour after sex. Could this be symptoms of cervical cancer? She last had a pap smear in 2007. What else could she be treated for and if cervical cancer what should be done immediatly?

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It could be that these are symptoms of cervical cancer, but polyps, endometriosis and chronic PID can also cause these symptoms. The diagnosis can only be made with a full history and examination by a doctor.

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Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/05/20

been having this watery discharge for a month it does not stop it is as if i' m having a period because in need to use pads all the time. i would like to know what causes that or em i having a cancer of some sort

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