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is it possible to get eye herpes or other sexually transmitted disease from getting infected semen in your eye

A 16-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes...sort of: Herpes, hpv and syphilis are passed by skin to skin contact not from fluid transmission. Passing these diseases in the way you describe is unlikely. ... Read More
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Dr. Harold Ballitch
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Although to my knowledge that study has never been performed. It would seem likely that exposure of a mucous membrane such as the eye to infected seme ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Very unlikely: If you supply the details you can get a more specific answer.
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
No risk, no worry: Certain infections are called sexually transmitted for good reason: that's how they are passed. They are never transmitted through contaminated beddi ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes.... sort of: Oral sex is one way to pass std. Herpes, hpv and syphilis are passed by mouth to skin contact. Gonorrhea, chlamydia and HIV are examples of disease pa ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Very unlikely: If the "bodily fluid" in question is semen or other sexual secretions (e.g. cervical-vaginal fluid), there could be risk of gonorrhea or other STDs. N ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: Cold sores are relatively common and can be acquired without sexual contact.Some kids have them from an early age.The strain of herpes differs to some ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Infections and sex: It depends on where the std is, what it is and what the encounter with your partner entailed. I need more information. But, in general here is how i a ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: From oral sex you can get pharyngeal gonorrhea, syphillis, pharyngeal herpes simplex ii. From non penetrating genetal sex play you can get herpes or ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
True: While the organisms can survive for a period of time in the environment there is no proven role for transmission in this manner. Bear in mind that the ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Trichomoniasis: Theoretically it is possible to pick up trich from a toilet seat but this would be extremely improbable. The human genital tract is the only known ha ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: All you need to get a std is genital contact and the germ. The germ can figure out what it wants to infect, and oral sex can end up passing some mean ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Only herpes: In general, STDs can only be acquired from someone who acquired them sexually from someone else. The only exception is herpes: hsv-1 usually causes ... Read More
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