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Embarassing Question, maybe TMI?

I am early in my 2nd trimester, and I have noticed a "smell" down there. Its very strong and very unpleasant. My discharge smells like something died. Yes, I am clean down there...very clean, and, no this is NOT normal for me. WTH?? Can anyone help?? Going Anon on this one due to the nature of the question!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:50 PM on Dec. 8, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • Tell your doc, it might be a yeast infection, UTI, or something else. Don't worry, tons of perfectly "clean" women get them while pregnant, there are just too many changes going on in there! :)
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 3:51 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • umm i would do in, it sounds like a uti to me.. do you have cloudy pee or anything?
    sunshinebaby209

    Answer by sunshinebaby209 at 3:51 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • see your dr sounds like you have a infection of some sort could be a yeast infection could be what they call bactrial vaginoses its common in pregnancy they dont know why.
    Mommy2B04

    Answer by Mommy2B04 at 3:51 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • I know its not a tract infection....had those before..no, this is from the actualy vaginal area....
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:53 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • Ahhh ...i have read this before And it never happened to me BUT FOR SOME PREGO women you are so not alone hon, it happens and it might not be an infection at ALL it can be caused from prenatals and or the hormones, http://community.babycenter.com/post/a1927285/why_do_i_smell_like_this_down_there

    LexsiesMommy

    Answer by LexsiesMommy at 3:59 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • Wow. That truly was a useful link...thanks! I wonder, this is my 3rd pregnancy and the first time this has ever happened. Any ideas as to why???
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:02 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • could be a yeast infection - they can have different symptoms when you are pregnant than you would normally get
    vakatia

    Answer by vakatia at 4:07 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

  • this may sound gross or what not but if your still having sex and getting cummed in than it could be the dead sperm . .
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:06 PM on Dec. 8, 2008

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