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Can you get an STD from people that are clean

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
Dr. Marianne DiNapolianswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 8 years experience
"Clean": You cannot tell by looking at someone's genitals if they have an std or not. Many stds, such as chlamydia and hiv, remain asymptomatic. For this reaso... Read More
Dr. James Eitner
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Cleanliness has nothing to do with having or getting an std. Many times STDs can be contagious, even though the infected person has no symptoms. Unl... Read More
Dr. Nicole Bressler
Dr. Nicole Bressleranswered
Emergency Medicine 9 years experience
YES: Anyone can get stds. Stds are passed between people by body fluids during sexual activity. Using condoms can prevent the spread of stds.

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
STD: That would very unlikely. The std would likely need to make contact with a mucosal membrane (like mouth or genitalia) on you or go directly in throug... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Clean?: What do you mean "clean?" if you mean both are free from any std (which would require the both of you to be tested) or both of you are virgins, than u... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Yes: Its great that he was tested and that he is "clean." but there is no std panel that checks for everything. Additionally, men are not usually checked f... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Celia Dominguez
Fertility Medicine 34 years experience
No: Std are spread through sexual contact not clean panties. It is good to always be alter though and use condoms!
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Ophthalmology 45 years experience
No: No risk from the scratch other than an abrasion or infection of the cornea--but not std.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Yes: Like at applebee's? No seriously, i believe you meant oral sex... The answer is yes! oral sex can transmit or acquire some stds. Gonorrhea can caus... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
Family Medicine 38 years experience
No : By definition, STDs are sexually transmitted diseases. By definition, virgins have not had sex yet. Assuming neither virgin got an std from rape or fr... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Evans II
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
You get it during.: Different stds have different incubation periods before testing accurate. It ranges from one week for gonorrhea, trichomonas and chlamydia to 6 months... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Greenberg
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Yes: Herpetic Whitlow (Herpes on the fingers) is contagious and can be transmitted directly. If you have reason to believe that you have been infected you... Read More

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