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4 Things That May Cause A Woman To Release White Discharge From Her Private Organ

Discharge coming out from a woman's private organ is normal, especially before having her period. Having a white discharge is healthy, unless the discharge has an offensive odor. Leukorrhea is the normal discharge that comes out from a woman's private organ, and it contains fluid and bacteria from the cells found in a woman's private organ. When a woman releases a discharge before her period, it is usually white or cloudy. This happens when progesterone increases in the body. Discharge is helpful when it comes to lubrication during intimacy, and removal of bacteria.

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This article will look at 4 things that may cause discharge, to come out from a woman's private organ. They include the following:

1. Hormonal birth control

Using hormonal birth control and birth pills, can lead to discharge coming out from a woman's private organ. This is because, the hormone level in the body can be affected by the birth control method.

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2. Yeast infection

Yeast infection can cause white discharge to come out of a woman's private organ. This discharge is usually thick and it looks swollen. When you notice itching and a burning sensation around your private organ, then you may have yeast infection.

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3. Natural cause

It is normal for a woman to see white discharge at the beginning of her menstruation, and at the end of it. It is usually light and it shouldn't have any side effects.

4. Infections gotten through intimacy

There are some infections that may affect the discharge coming out of a woman's private organ. Infections like gonorrhoea and chlamydia can cause it. If a woman has gonorrhoea or chlamydia, she may experience a yellowish discharge from her private organ.

You should visit a doctor, if you notice a lumpy discharge from your private organ, pains around your private organ and strange smell coming out of your private organ.

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Source: medicalnewstoday

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