Before ovulation the release of the egg , there is a lot of mucous produced, up to 30 times more than after ovulation. It is also more watery and elastic during that phase of your cycle. You may want to wear panty liners during that time. The things to be worried about include if the discharge has a yellow or green color, is clumpy like cottage cheese, or has a bad odor. If you are worried, see a doctor. If you have spotting at the time of your normal period rather than your usual amount of flow, and you have had sex without using birth control, you should check a pregnancy test. Below, physician assistant Steven Johnson explains what is normal and when to see a health care provider regarding vaginal discharge topics.
Guide to Cervical Mucus
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Shmooeywhoo over a year ago. Hi, for the past 2 weeks or so I've been having very jelly-like vaginal discharge!!! About 2 months ago i got treated for trich, a minor vaginal bacterial infection I wonder if I could be pregnant
Causes of a Jelly-Like Vaginal Discharge
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Cervical mucus is fluid or gel-like discharge from the cervix. This is because of hormone levels fluctuating throughout your cycle. Hormones stimulate glands in the cervix to produce mucus. Cervical mucus can help you predict ovulation, so you can track the mucus to help achieve or avoid pregnancy. This is known as fertility awareness, or cervical monitoring.