A thick, white discharge can occur throughout your menstrual cycle. This discharge is known as leukorrhea, and its completely normal. During ovulation, the discharge or mucus may become very thick, and mucus-like. This is a sign that youre ovulating, and some women use this as a natural indication of fertility.
One may also ask, what does creamy sticky discharge mean? After menstruation, the amount of discharge will be less, but there is often sticky, thick, and white discharge. A few days before ovulation, when a woman is most fertile, the discharge becomes stretchy, creamy, and wet. This egg white cervical mucus is more hospitable to sperm.
Thereof, is white discharge a sign of period coming?
Normal reproductive system functioning: White discharge before your period is a normal part of the menstrual cycle. Normal discharge at this stage of your cycle is sometimes called “egg white mucus,” because of its thin, stretchy, and slippery texture. This discharge is also odorless.
How does pregnancy discharge look like?
Normal vaginal discharge in pregnancy is thin, milky white and mild-smelling or odourless. “Everyones got their normal, and that can increase in pregnancy,” says Harris. Pinkish or brownish discharge is probably the result of mild bleeding from your cervix being bumped during sex or a vaginal exam.