Why am I getting a fish smell?

Patient : I have been having a fish smell on and off for a month or 2. I went and saw my doctor and had a swab done and it came back as clear. The smell often goes away for a good period of time. I dont have it for very long when it does come. If i wash (I always use soap free) it will just go away. I dont get abnormal discharge. I have no idea what it is, or why Im getting it.
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