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can men get bv? what treatments and medications are used to cure it in men?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Men can get stds or men can get chronic or acute prostatitis, but BV is not sexually transmittable.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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