Unusual vaginal discharge and Difficulty passing urine

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Chlamydia

Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the UK.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Lower abdominal pain
  • Pain when passing urine
  • Bleeding between periods
  • Difficulty passing urine
  • Vaginal bleeding after sex

More information on Chlamydia is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Genital Herpes in Women

Genital herpes is a common infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV).


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Painful vaginal ulcer or blister
  • Pain in vagina
  • Pain when passing urine
  • Unusual vaginal discharge
  • Difficulty passing urine

More information on Genital Herpes in Women is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Gonorrhoea in Women

Gonorrhoea is a [sexually transmitted infection (STI)](yourmd:/condition/sexually-transmitted-infections/introduction) caused by bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae or gonococcus.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain when passing urine
  • Unusual vaginal discharge
  • Difficulty passing urine
  • Heavy periods
  • Pain in the pelvic region

More information on Gonorrhoea in Women is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of the female upper genital tract, including the womb, fallopian tubes and ovaries.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Vaginal bleeding after sex
  • Painful periods or menstruation
  • Bleeding between periods
  • Heavy periods
  • Difficulty passing urine

More information on Pelvic Inflammatory Disease is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.