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how long does it take to heal from an std?

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Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Depends on the std and the treatment. Some like herpes are forever, the acute outbreak can be treated but the virus stays in your body lifelong and can reactivate at any time.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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That is variable: Depending on which std it is. You could have an std and be asymptomatic (i.e., chlaymdia infection).

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