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It'd be possible that a man get a bacterial infection from a woman?

It'd be possible that a man get a bacterial infection from a woman?

Yes.: There are many possibilities including sexually transmitted disease (stds), strep and certain kinds of pneumonia. ...Read more

Dr. Marvin Ott
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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Can a woman give a man a yeast infection? Can a yeast infection turn into a std?

Can a woman give a man a yeast infection? Can a yeast infection turn into a std?

Yeast infection: Men seldom develop symptomatic infection but can colonize the skin on the penis and transmit it back to the woman, resulting in difficulty in elimination of her symptoms. It is not an std in the sense that you are using it. ...Read more

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Can a male be a yeast infection carrier?

Can a male be a yeast infection carrier?

Candidal vaginitis: Yes, men can carry the yeast on the surface of the penis and transmit it back to women during intercourse. Use of topical antifungal creams during the time that the woman is being treated is one means of reducing chances of recurrence. ...Read more

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Where can a man get yeast infection?

Where can a man get yeast infection?

Anywhere: A man can get a yeast infection in and around the penis, groin area, between his toes or anywhere on the body that is warm and moist. ...Read more

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Can a man carry bacterial vaginosis from another women?

Can a man carry  bacterial vaginosis from another women?

No: The bacteria which leads to bacterial vaginosis in women does not colonize men. ...Read more

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Can a girl get an infection from masturbation?

Can a girl get an infection from masturbation?

Depends on variables: The process involves a variable amount of friction or trauma and can involve foreign objects. Any trauma can introduce surface germs into openings in the skin caused by the trauma, or push germs into the bladder through the short urethra.The toys may be contaminated by potentially harmful germs.Cleaning toys and rinsing after sessions can reduce the problems associated with the activity. ...Read more

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Can a guy get an infection from a girl with a Bartholin's cyst infection?

Can a guy get an infection from a girl with a Bartholin's cyst infection?

Possible but unlikel: The bacteria that inhabit an i feted bartholin's cyst are unlikely to cause an infection in a sexual partner unless there is a break in the skin and is far less likely than traditional sexually transmitted diseases such as hiv, herpes, clamydia, syphilis, etc. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get penile infection from someone who has a yeast infection?

Is it possible to get penile infection from someone who has a yeast infection?

Not likely: It can occur if there is abrasion to the skin of the penis, but more commonly, men have the skin colonized without symptoms, and then are capable of reinfecting their sexual partners. ...Read more

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Could a female get bacterial vaginitis from a noncircumcised male?

Could a female get bacterial vaginitis from a noncircumcised male?

Not usually: Women seldom get yeast or non specific bacterial vaginal infections from their partners. The exceptions are gonorrhea, chlamydia and trichamonis and then the circumcised status is immaterial. ...Read more

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Cana guy get chelmedia from a yeast infection ? From a women

2 different : Chlamydia and yeast infections are caused by 2 difference organisms. They are not caused by each other. They can be found together in the same person. Chlamydia is sexually transmitted while yeast usually is not. ...Read more

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Can a man get an infection from materbating with lotion?

Can a man get an infection from materbating with lotion?

Irritation: More likely the lotion is irritating your skin. Try placing the lotion on a less sensitive area and see if you get a rash? If you are uncircumcized the ltion could lead to yeast infectio (jock itch), if you dont clean up well after you play, if you have been sexually active then ho to std clinic. ...Read more

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Can a bladder infection in a woman lead to a man getting prostatitis, or the reverse?

Can a bladder infection in a woman lead to a man getting prostatitis, or the reverse?

Not as a rule: Though the types of bacteria that cause utis in women and prostatitis in men are similar, this is generally not possible. However, some men will develop prostate infections related to stis like chlamydia or gonorrhea, and vice versa for women who might have urethral infections. Safer sex practices and regular STI testing is always important. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a vaginal yeast infection from sleeping with a man?

Yes: Especially if he has a foreskin. Also, if during the sex you become dry, the vagina can become irritated to the point where it is much easier for you to develop a yeast infection. Many vaginal infections are not "yeast" but something else like bacterial vagninosis. Both can provide an unpleasant discharge, but the treatment is different. If you keep getting a discharge after sex, call your doctor! ...Read more

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Can you get a UTI from a yeast infection?

No: Yeast infection can sometimes come from the good bacteria being killed by antibiotics meant to treat a UTI. UTI is a bacterial overgrowth in the bladder or urinary tract and is not related to yeast in any other way. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Bacterial Infections (Definition)

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