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Std (Definition)

STD is also known as Sexually transmitted disease. This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more


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Itchy and sore 1-2 weeks before period? No STD tests negative. Husband works away so no frequent sex. Ongoing for months stops when period starts?

Itchy and sore 1-2 weeks before period? No STD tests negative. Husband works away so no frequent sex. Ongoing for months stops when period starts?

Cyclic yeast: Sounds like cyclic yeast symptoms. Changes in hormones related to your period can affect the way you respond to yeast. See a gyn specialist and ask about testing and treatment for recurrent yeast infection. ...Read more

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No period for 8 months not pregnant im not sure what's going on? Can a STD or disease stop you from having one?

Anovulation: You are ovulating irregularly and have secondary ammennorrea. It could be stress and lack of brain hormones to stimulate ovaries or the ovaries not responding well to those hormones and pcos; likely 1 of those 2 but other things could do it, thyroid issues, adrenal issues or a hormone called prolactin; get checked. ...Read more

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What STDs cause a prolonged period?

What STDs cause a prolonged period?

Non specific: Irregular uterine bleeding may be observed with inflammation of the inner lining of the uterus. There is no particular STD that would cause a prolonged period. ...Read more

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Please i would like to know the testing window period for the stds?

Please i would like to know the testing window period for the stds?

Depends on STD: Gonorrhea, chlAlmydia. 2-7days and even longer for chllamydia,herpes.4- 7 plus days. ,hepatitis HIV longer,and requiring 2plus testingSyphilis 7-28 plus days ...Read more

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What is the incubation period on most STDs?

What is the incubation period on most STDs?

Very wide range: "Incubation period" can mean time to symptoms or time until transmissible to partners. Many STDs never cause symptoms, especially in women. When symptoms occur, typical times are gonorrhea 3-5 days; chlamydia 1-2 weeks; herpes 3-10 days; syphilis 3-6 weeks; HIV 10-20 days; HPV 1-2 mo. to transmit, 6 mo. to 2 years for warts or abnormal pap smear. If at risk, get tested; don't wait for symptoms. ...Read more

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Sexually Transmitted Infections (Definition)

Sexually transmitted infections is also known as Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Sexually transmitted infections are bacterial or viral infections that are transmitted through anal, vaginal, ...Read more


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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is also known as Menses. Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more


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