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A 20-year-old male asked:

Could a girl catch an std if a guy just rubs his penis on her vagina without putting it in?

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Dr. John Bodell
General Surgery 52 years experience
Yes that is possible if he does have an STD. Both you and your partner should be checked for STDs by your PCP, Be careful and use a condom.
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Last updated May 11, 2021

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