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Is it possible to have some brownish mucosal discharge a day

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: Is it possible to have some brownish mucosal discharge a day after a cervical examination when 2.5month pregnant?
JA: Have you been keeping a personal medical record?
Customer: No
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: no
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

Hello and thanks for your question. I’d be pleased to assist you. Kindly answer following questions for further advice:

Age?

Past medical history?

Any medicines using?

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Age 29
No past medical history
On Cefalexine for UTI since yesterday and folic acid
Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

Thanks

Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

Yes it is normal that you might notice some spotting or brown discharge after your practitioner has done a pelvic exam or checked your cervix

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
I was in hospital yesterday and did a scan and seen heart beat
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
When should I be concerned?
Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

As long as you are not having any excessive discharge or other symptoms related to infection you are fine

Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

However, if at some stage you feel like that discharge is increasing or irritating then you could ask midwife for swab test

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Is the discharge showing sign of miscarriage though there was a good heat beat yesterday for the Foetus
Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

Usually bleeding is worrisome

Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

if you have discharge that could indicate infection

Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

as you had examination recently could raise possibility of infection also

Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

if discharge does not go away or increases then need to talk to midwife for swab test

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Thank you so much
Expert:  Zee J replied 13 days ago.

You are welcome

Please do let me know if you have any further questions in future I would be happy to answer

Best of luck