Vaginal discharge is not only a natural barrier for women to prevent the invasion of pathogens, but also a standard for women's health. Normal vaginal discharge is milky white or transparent with a slight fishy smell, the symptoms of abnormal vaginal discharge include excessive leucorrhea, peculiar smell, abnormal color or pus.
Yellow vaginal discharge is a sign of abnormal leucorrhea, which may be an alarm from the body, indicating the occurrence of some gynecological diseases and telling you that you need to see a doctor. So, what causes yellow vaginal discharge?
1. Cervical Erosion
The main clinical manifestations are increased leucorrhea with yellow color, but it is also purulent without abnormal odor. Cervical erosion is caused by the stimulation of inflammation, so the coated epithelial cells on the surface of the cervix will fall off, and the columnar epithelial cells located below will protrude outwards to take the place of the coated epithelium. Because the capillaries of columnar epithelium are exposed and the inflammation area is bright red, it is called cervical erosion, but it is not a lure erosion.
2. Trichomonal vaginitis
The main manifestation is a large amount of yellow or yellowish-green leucorrhea assuming the foaming state. Patients will also be accompanied by vulvar pruritus with odor and other symptoms due to leucorrhea stimulation.
3. Senile vaginitis
This disease often affects postmenopausal women due to ovarian dysfunction and decreased the level of estrogen, there will be atrophy on the vaginal wall, and the mucosa will become thinner. Because the glycogen content in epithelial cells decreases, the PH value in the vagina increases and the local resistance of the vagina decreases, pathogenic bacteria are easy to invade and reproduce, causing inflammation.
The main clinical manifestations of senile vaginitis are increased yellow watery or purulent leucorrhea, it is often accompanied by an odor, lower abdomen and swelling and burning around the vagina.
The harm of untreated vaginal discharge
1. Physical health
If it is not treated in time, it will cause an aggravation of inflammation and negative effects on the body. In patients with a severe condition, it even causes infertility.
2. Gynecological inflammation
Most of the cases of abnormal vaginal discharge are often caused by gynecological inflammation, such as cervicitis, mycotic vaginitis, trichomonal vaginitis, bacterial vaginitis, and pelvic inflammatory diseases. Patients should go to the hospital in time for regular diagnosis and treatment, but also can be treated with conservative natural medicine Fuyan Pill, made of dozens of natural herbs such as Bupleurum chinense, Poria cocos, Scutellaria baicalensis, Gardenia jasminoides, Atractylodes.
Fuyan Pill can not only clear away heat and detoxify, activate blood circulation and remove blood stasis, but also kill pathogens causing diseases, diminish the inflammation in the female reproductive system without side effects, and it is not easy to recur.
3. Quality of sexual life
The quality of the sexual life of couples will be greatly affected by abnormal vaginal discharge. When you find there is anything abnormal with vaginal discharge, you should pay great attention to whether it is a physiological change.
If the change of quantity and character has exceeded the physiological range, especially in the women who are In climacteric or menopause which is prone to tumors, it is advised that patients should seek medical treatment as soon as possible to find out the cause of the disease in time and receive the correct treatment.