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am i more likely to get trichomoniasis from uncircumsized penis

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: Trichomonads can live in the sulcus of the penis in the uncircumcised male. This may lead to increased symptoms and passing it on to a partner more e ... Read More

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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurence Levine
40 years experience Urology
Not that I know: Hygiene can be a problem in the uncircumcised male who does not regularly retract the foreskin and clean themselves- this may predispose to more poten ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Needs to be seen: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatmen ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Nabila Babar
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Hard to dx: without looking. yeast infection is common in uncircumcised men.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Not necessarily, but: It is not necessarily hard nor difficult for men to get hiv, the virus that causes aids, from unprotected sex with women. In places like africa, the ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Genital herpes: Genital herpes is sexually transmitted disease ) caused by the herpes simplex viruses type 1 (hsv-1) or type 2 (hsv-2).Transmission from an infected ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Krulak
22 years experience Family Medicine
Not recommended: The sexual practice described has a high likelihood of introducing bacteria that usually reside in the digestive tract into the vagina. This raises t ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Very: Get checked if you have been exposed to an std. If your partner has a positive test, get treated also regardless of your result.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Highly unlikely: The scope would have to be improperly sterilized for this to happen, you can't infect yourself, no other possibilities here
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not at all,unrelated: Penile cancer is very rare, almost non existent in either circumcised males or in uncircumcised men who can retarct their foreskins 7 clean underneath ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fungus among us: Yeast like warm, moist, highly glycogenated(sugar) conditions to thrive. Yes, they are easy to acquire and sometimes hard to treat. Vaginal rx's work ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
STD /hand transfer: Yes you can..
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ray Tidman
37 years experience Family Medicine
You need to know: Your doc can do a urethral swab and find out easy enough.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Softening Erections: Perhaps he was distracted, the sex was taking too much time or he grew tired. I mean none of that to be offensive. Most men would die to have a good ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes!: If your partner has either genital vaginal and/or anal herpes, yes!
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Gonorrhea: You get gonorrhea from sexual contact with another person who has it. If you are president clinton you may have a different definition of having sex t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Possibly: Sexual intercourse and ejaculation is good for the prostate.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
STD and Sex: Yeast infections are not considered to be stds. They are not usually transmittable to a partner during sex or other forms of touching.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Muck less than witho: Without one but if the condom breaks or has a small hole u could be exposed the best way is to make your partner go to his doc for std testing before ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Hirsch
51 years experience Family Medicine
Attention: If you feel comfortable discussing such things with the dr., tell them of your distress. Bringing it to light may have it lessen or go away altogether ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Juan Richiusa
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A lot : Some of the stis men are asymptomatic. For example hpv most men are asymptomatic, unless you can see a genital wart. Most men can be asymptomatic with ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Keep it dry: Retracting the foreskin before urinating and during bathing might help as long as the area is dried off well. Chronic moisture exposure can leave the ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Not uncommon: Tight frenulum can be painful and make sex less then pleasant. Can easily be taken care of by a minor surgical "frenulotomy" by a urologist unless you ... Read More
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