Prairie Village, KS
A 19-year-old female asked:
Does a blood and urine test at the doctors also work as a test to see if you have an std or sti?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
General Practice 29 years experience
STD Testing: I do not understand your question. To test someone for an std that test has to be discussed and approved by the patient. You did not mention in your question what the doctor was seeing you for or what tests are ordered. A patient visit has to have a theme or purpose and a reason for the test. There are thousands of tests that can be run. They are all very expensive.
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Last updated Jul 28, 2013
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