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How many days should I wait after possible exposure to get tested for most common stds?

How many days should I wait after possible exposure to get tested for most common stds?

STD screening: Screening guidelines for stds recommend that sexually active men and women should be offered routine screening for hiv. Serologic testing for hepatitis b should also be done. Women with a history of unprotected sex/multiple partners should be screened yearly for gc and chlamydia. Men for chlamydia. The window period for detection of HIV antibodies is 6 wks-6 mos. After exposure. ...Read more

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Are there diseases that resemble stds?

Are there diseases that resemble stds?

Just get checked: Why ask this silly question when you already know the answer is "yes." just get checked out. Some std's are dangerous to you and some are dangerous to your partner(s). ...Read more

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Can you catch any std's from toilet or any diease.

Can you catch any std's from  toilet or any diease.

Be wise in restrooms: It is unlikely to catch anything in a restroom except for diarrheal diseases, and perhaps contagious flu-like illnesses, because poop gets onto surfaces throughout restrooms, and flu-like illnesses are also transmissible via surfaces such as door handles. Act wisely in restrooms. ...Read more

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What is the probability of getting STD or any other diseases?

What is the probability of getting STD or any other diseases?

Depends on situation: No exposures=no disease, some exposure, some risk.More or unlimited exposure with increasing number of partners means an unlimited number of risks.Risks between two monogamous partners with no outside exposure, ever, approaches zero. ...Read more

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Is it possible to contract an STD if you and your couple are clean from diseases?

Is it possible to contract an STD if you and your couple are clean from diseases?

No: Only get it if involved with someone that is infected. The best solution is to be monogamous. ...Read more

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Could you help diagnose my issue with skin disorder/std?

Could you help diagnose my issue with skin disorder/std?

Not using this : Format. Would encourage you to be evaluated by your physician or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Is it possible to contract an STD from somone when the disease is dormant?

Is it possible to contract an STD from somone when the disease is dormant?

Asymptomatic - yes: If you are asking if you can contract a std from someone who is not currently symptomatic _ yes! ...Read more