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A 22-year-old female asked:

Hi my partner has a small red on his penis head & white around the dr told him its ulcer does it could be hiv? because he told him to see a professor

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Dr. Thomas Josa
Allergy and Immunology 39 years experience
Probably not hiv: Other STDs should be considered. It sounds a bit like syphilis so testing should be done. No unprotected sex until this is resolved and perhaps you should get tested too. But both of you should get HIV as well since STDs and HIV can coexist.

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