If you have an odorless
, whitish <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>discharge</span>
that's causing you discomfort such as itching or burning — or your vulva looks inflamed — you might have a yeast infection.
If your discharge
is foul-smelling or frothy or yellow
, green, or gray, you might have a different kind of vaginal infection or a sexually transmitted infection, even if you don't have symptoms of irritation, itching, or burning.
In either case, don't try to treat yourself with over-the-counter medications.