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Can you get a sexually transmitted disease even if you practice monogamy?

Can you get a sexually transmitted disease even if you practice monogamy?

Not uisually: But that means that your partner is also monogamous (something that is hard to guarantee - no pun intended), and that they did not bring an std into the relationship from prior activities. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Killian
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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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Can you get a sexually transmitted disease from sharing utensils?

Can you get a sexually transmitted disease from sharing utensils?

STD: Std spreads due to body fluid transmission and unlikely to spread sharing clean utensils. ...Read more

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It possible to get a sexually transmitted disease as a virgin?

It possible to get a sexually transmitted disease as a virgin?

Yes: From oral sex you can get pharyngeal gonorrhea, syphillis, pharyngeal herpes simplex ii. From non penetrating genetal sex play you can get herpes or syphillis. ...Read more

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What are the ways that people get a sexually transmitted disease/infection?

What are the ways that people get a sexually transmitted disease/infection?

Sexual contact: Depends on the infection - but often through oral, anal or vaginal sex. ...Read more

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Can my girlfriend or I get a sexually transmitted disease if we never had sex?

Can my girlfriend or I get a sexually transmitted disease if we never had sex?

Only herpes: In general, stds can only be acquired from someone who acquired them sexually from someone else. The only exception is herpes: hsv-1 usually causes cold sores and can occur in people who've never had sex. But it can cause genital outbreaks, especially in someone who gets infected for the first time. So it's possible for a "virgin" with a cold sore to give genital herpes to someone else. ...Read more

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Can i get sexually transmitted disease from oral sex?

Can i get sexually transmitted disease from oral sex?

Yes: All you need to get a std is genital contact and the germ. The germ can figure out what it wants to infect, and oral sex can end up passing some mean ones. ...Read more

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Can one get infected by a sexually transmitted disease if one ingests bodily fluids from an infected person?

Can one get infected by a sexually transmitted disease if one ingests bodily fluids from an infected person?

Yes.... sort of: Oral sex is one way to pass std. Herpes, hpv and syphilis are passed by mouth to skin contact. Gonorrhea, chlamydia and HIV are examples of disease passed by fluids. Ingesting the fluid though is not the issue. The fluid coming into contact with the tissue of the mouth and throat are how infections occur. ...Read more

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Can you get trichinosis not by just sex? My obgyn said no its only a sexually transmitted disease but i read online you can get it on toilet seats

Can you get trichinosis not by just sex? My obgyn said no its only a sexually transmitted disease but i read online you can get it on toilet seats

Trichomoniasis: Theoretically it is possible to pick up trich from a toilet seat but this would be extremely improbable. The human genital tract is the only known habitat for this species. I agree with your OB. ...Read more

Monogamy (Definition)

The practice or condition of having a single sexual partner during ...Read more