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Are There Ways To Catch St Ds Without Intercourse
Sure: Yes, stds can be spread by any form of sexual contact. For instance, you can get gonorrhea in your throat from oral sex (a lovely thought in the morning). Many other stds are spread from simple skin-to-skin contact or contact with infected body secretions and certainly those things apply to other forms of sexual contact. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any contact: The herpes virus passes to breaks in skin or mucus membranes from contact. The contact is usually an active lesion or sore on another person, but can be from an object. The virus can also be spread from one area of your body to another, so we all should learn hand washing and antiseptic techniques. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Trich Transmission: Trichomonas vaginalis is a flagellated protozoan that infects the squamous epithelium in the urogenital tract (vagina, urethra, paraurethral glands as well as the cervix, bladder, bartholin glands, and prostate). Humans are the only natural host. It is virtually always sexually transmitted. Although survival on inanimate objects has been reported, fomites have no proven role in transmission. ...Read more
Can one get Epididymitis if the only person they are having sex with does not carry any STDs? Are there other non STD ways of getting Epididymitis?
Yes, several ways: The most common way to get HIV is thru unprotected sexual intercourse. However, other ways include sharing hiv-infected needles (often associated with using illegal injection drugs, rarely with tattooing but possible), receiving infected blood transfusions or blood products (though the blood supply is screened thoroughly these days), and passing HIV from mother to child thru breastfeeding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there any other ways to get gonorrhea other than sex, if there are what are they? Can you get it from gyno tools if they weren't cleaned right?
Gonorrhea is STD: Theoretically yes. But, not in the real world. Most gyno tools are now disposable. There is significant malpractice liability for dirty equipment. Gonorrhea is transmitted by simple private to private part touching even without intercourse. Whatever, if you have gc, please get treated. ...Read more
Absolutely: Most infections have a period of time where you don't have symptoms. For example, with hiv, most patients don't have any symptoms right away. Weeks later, you may have some symptoms which resemble a generic viral illness. Bottom line is, you should get tested. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get/create any kind of STD from anal sex without a condom even if both partners are STDs free?
See answer: Yeast infections are truly not sexually transmitted infections. A high sugar concentration in the urine (so eating a lot of carbohydrates and sweets, which can cause a sugary urine, may promote yeast infections (which is why they are more common in diabetics). Antibiotics, can affect the normal balance and cause yeast overgrowth too, so be aware of that. Some women r just more prone than others. ...Read more
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