A 21-year-old male asked:
hi 1-can someone have sexually transmitted diseases except hiv for 6 years not noticing any symptoms ? 2- what about the types of hepatitis
1 doctor answer
Dr. Hunter Handsfield answered
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Asymptomatic STDs: Some STDs last for several years, others do not. Herpes lasts for life; HPV for a few months to years; gonorrhea and chlamydia typically are clecared by the immune system within several months. Hepatitis B is often sexually transmitted, but hepatitis A and C generally not except in men who have sex with other men. Many people with STDs have no symptoms.
Answered on May 5, 2016
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