Vaginal Discharge | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the likely cause of the changes in my vaginal discharge?
  • Do I need any tests, such as tests for sexually transmitted infections?
  • What do my test results mean?
  • Based on the cause of my symptoms, what treatment do you recommend?
  • Will I need medicine? How do I take it?
  • When can I expect relief from my symptoms?
  • Will my sexual partner need treatment?
  • Is it safe for me to have sex?

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 01/99