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Can a missed period for two months mean you have a std or is that even possible. Can a std make you stop your period?

Can a missed period for two months mean you have a std or is that even possible. Can a std make you stop your period?

Not usually: The most common symptom with STD's is pain, irregular bleeding, and sometimes fever. The most common reason for period arrest is pregnancy, so if you are sexually active do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Std (Definition)

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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If you have a yeast infection or any STD, would that stop your period?

If you have a yeast infection or any STD, would that stop your period?

No: You can still have your period even if you have a yeast infection or a sexually transmitted disease. ...Read more

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I was treated for std but been bleeding for 3 weeks non stop real heavy and lots of clots nothing like my normal period what could this be? What shoul

I was treated for std but been bleeding for 3 weeks non stop real heavy and lots of clots nothing like my normal period what could this be? What shoul

Vaginal bleeding: Any abnormal vaginal bleeding requires professional evaluation. There are too many possible causes to even guess. It might or might not be related to your recent STD diagnosis. Return to your gynecologist and/or the doctor who treated you for the STD. Do it soon. ...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?

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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Can an std, UTI, or bladder infection stop your period?

Can an std, UTI, or bladder infection stop your period?

No: STDs, UTIs and bladder infections don't tend to stop your period. Best wishes! ...Read more

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22f.On 2 bc pills to stop period due to endo. Nothing for 2 years, suddenly I'm bleeding. No intercourse for 3 months, no std, no missed doses. Normal?

22f.On 2 bc pills to stop period due to endo. Nothing for 2 years, suddenly I'm bleeding. No intercourse for 3 months, no std, no missed doses. Normal?

Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very common on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...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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Any STDs that can make you miss or be late for a period?

Any STDs that can make you miss or be late for a period?

STDs and periods: There is not an std that will cause a woman to miss her 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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Will an STD interfere my period?

Will an STD interfere my period?

STDs: Possibly. Would need far more info to try and answer your question in more detail. My suggestion is that if you feel you were exposed to an std go and see a doctor, be examined and tested thoroughly. Good luck. ...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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Does one need to have a period to get a std?

Does one need to have a period to get a std?

No: No, literally all you need is skin to skin contact for most STDs and contact with infected secretions for others. That means any skin to any skin, even oral to genital or hand to genital contact. For instance, one can get the virus that causes genital warts from anothers hands, and one could get gonorrhea in the throat from oral sex. Periods have nothing to do with it. ...Read more

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Does bleeding between period mean I have a std?

Does bleeding between period mean I have a std?

Not usually: However, get checked if you had unprotected sex, especially with multiple partners. ...Read more

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Can you be late on your period if you have an std?

Can you be late on your period if you have an std?

Maybe: An std amy or may not change your menstrual cycle.
If you think you may have an std, you should see a medical provider for an evaluation.
Condoms may prevent most stds. ...Read more

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Can std's make you have your period twice a month?

It can: Cause spotting, discharge, etc.... I would suggest that if you are at all concerned that you be tested soon. ...Read more

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Can a STD cause you to have pink spotting instead of period?

Can a STD cause you to have pink spotting instead of period?

Yes: An std can make your cervix bleed. If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more

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Is it possible that a STD caused your period not to come on?

Is it possible that a STD caused your period not to come on?

Possibly: Depends upon the std and what else is going on. There are many things besides pregnancy that can delay the onset of your period or cause it not to come on, but you need to be tested for both pregnancy and all other stds. ...Read more

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What to do if I have little white bumps about the size of a period on the key board, could that be an STD?

Needs evaluation: They could be benign like cysts or milia. You should visit a doctor to make sure these are not genital warts or molluscum contagiosum which are consider std. ...Read more

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I was treated for two STDs two to three months ago and have been clean, but for some reason I haven't had a period ever since then, why is that?

I was treated for two STDs two to three months ago and have been clean, but for some reason I haven't had a period ever since then, why is that?

Possibly stress: You are young enough that your periods may be erratic anyways, coupled to that with stress. If you continue without a period, I would first check a pregnancy test, then discuss with your ob/gyn. ...Read more

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Can an STD cause a late period?

Rarely, but...: Rarely will a STD cause a late period, but pregnancy almost always does. ...Read more

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Can you get a std test while on your period??

Can you get a std test while on your period??

Yes: You can get a sexually transmitted disease during your period or any other time that you have unprotected sex. ...Read more

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Bleeding from vag other than during a period be caused by a STI/STD. If so what one could cause this?

Bleeding from vag other than during a period be caused by a STI/STD. If so what one could cause this?

Many causes: There are so many different causes for this, not just STD's. You really need to have an exam to determine the cause ...Read more

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