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having sex with open wound is it safe

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Tyson
26 years experience Addiction Medicine
Where is it: Assuming you mean the wound is on or around the genitalia, i would wait until its healed.
Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
Depends: Where the wound is. If it is on/around the genitalia and depending on the cause, i wld refrain from having sex.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
WHY?: What does the finger have to do with sex?
Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
Yes: If you aren't using your finger.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Barkan
23 years experience General Surgery
Do not: Soak your wound in anything but regular water. Keep it clean and covered and change the dressing at least once a day . Don't use any epsom salt, perox ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Dorsey
35 years experience Wound care
Probsbly safe: However, as a wound care specialist I have never used epson salt in wound care. Wash the wound with soap and water. Apply antibiotic ointment and keep ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Bad Idea: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, epsom salts, betadine, and bleach solutions. In ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Odd pattern of shots: After you complete the post exposure series, you are considered to have ongoing protection for a minimum of 2 years. No further boosters should be ne ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
No worries: This should not be of concern. Peace and good health!
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A female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Capsule? Pill?: If Florastor is a capsule, like I suspect, then you shouldn't have any problems as long as you swallow the capsules whole (as they are meant to be). B ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal blister:pain: At age 21, the blister is not likely to be caused by "friction", unless very prolonged sexual activity has depleted natural lubrication. Even with "o ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barton Butterbaugh
39 years experience Family Medicine
U R @ risk for STD: Wound or no woulds in the buccal mucosa; you are always at risk for std's; especially in today's promiscuous environment. The only way to ensure this ... Read More
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