Vaginal yeast infections can cause irritation, itching, swelling, and discharge. Most women will get a vaginal yeast infection at least once in their life. Symptoms may include vaginal itching and pain during sex. Read on to learn about the medications, home remedies, and alternative treatments available.
Vaginal discharge is the result of inflammation of the mucosal tissue of the genital and urinary tracts by bacteria, yeast, or other "invaders". Discharge from the vagina can be caused by several different types of invaders, and can range in consistency from thin and watery to thick and viscous.
This treatment is rarely used today, however the nomenclature remains. Gonorrhea is characterized by thick discharge from the penis or vagina. In addition to male reproductive organs & female genital tract, it may infect the rectum, throat, eyes, blood, skin, & joints.
Discharge from the penis. Women with trichomoniasis may notice: Itching, burning, redness or soreness of the genitals; Discomfort with urination; A change in their vaginal discharge (i.e., thin discharge or increased volume) that can be clear, white, yellowish, or greenish with an unusual fishy smell.