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lymphogranuloma venereum in children

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
They can be: The most severe form of lgv i've seen, though not common, is lgv proctitis: anorectal infection in gay or bisexual men. It's easy to treat once you ma ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Nothing of concern: Ask your doctor to guide you. I do not expect any bodily changes from this condition.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
None that I know: Just stick with the facts, which can be provided by your doctor.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
No: This is exceedingly unlikely. Don't worry about it. But if you have been at risk for STDs and haven't been checked, discuss it with your doctor or vis ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No need: We really don't need new treatments for lgv. It's a fairly uncommon infection that is easily treatable with doxycycline. Drainage of buboes or absce ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Very unlikely: First, lymphogranuloma venereum is rare in most countries, including yours. Second, unlike other chlamydial infections, LGV is rarely asymptomatic: i ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodney Pollary
47 years experience Pediatrics
Chocolate : This is not scientific but neither is having babies! Try anything chocolate. Eat romantic foods. Avoid alcohol and stimulants. Relax. Enjoy be ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not necessarily: While about 5% of cases of mg are passed on in families, the majority are not.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Fertility time: The simple answer is that you can become pregnant as long as you have not entered menopause. Menopause can occur at varying ages but often there is a ... Read More

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