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Diagnosis Of St Ds
STD screening: Screening guidelines for stds recommend that sexually active men and women should be offered routine screening for hiv. Serologic testing for hepatitis b should also be done. Women with a history of unprotected sex/multiple partners should be screened yearly for gc and chlamydia. Men for chlamydia. The window period for detection of HIV antibodies is 6 wks-6 mos. After exposure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
?!?!?!: Dude, it's more than no. It is heck, no. If thoughts like that are bothering you, please see your doc. You may need professional help to feel better. No disrespect intended, just looking out for you. Best to you. ...Read more
Post-laprascopy done for removal/diagnosis of endometriosis. Negative 4 stds. Now mltpl small lumps found under skin & lip of vag - painless & moves?
Lymph node?: Hard to say without seeing the lesion but could be a lymph node. ...Read more
I am infertile and have not had a period since july of 2013. I have no std's. What could be my possible diagnosis?
Can a bacterial and a yeast infection diagnosis at the same time mean something bad like a std. This is my first yeast infection and im 20?
Combined yeast and b: Yeast and bacterial infection occurring simultaneously is not uncommon in young sexually active females. Having a new sex partner or multiple sex partners increases the risk of bacterial infection (bacterial vaginosis). Administration of antibiotics at times may precipitate vaginal yeast infection. Both conditions are curable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My gyn isn't available till next week. I'm pregnant, my labia minora was itchy, now it's dry. I just noticed a cut on each side of my inner labia. Highly doubt it's an std. What can I do to alleviate the discomfort? Any diagnosis?Thanks
Moderate pelvic pain only at night even w/bv diagnosis & on day 4 of vaginal antibiotics. Can BV cause this? I'm scared it's pid. Have an IUD no stds.
Schedule folllow up: Bv does not cause pain. Schedule a follow up to confirm you do not have pid if concerned. ...Read more
Still have Heavy thick discharge. ER physician diagnosis as UTI, finished bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) round... If it is an STD would that help clear it up.
Too soon: Gonorrhea and chlamydia testing is valid after 4-5 days, but no sooner. Blood tests for syphilis, HIV, etc take a few weeks. Be on the alert for symptoms like discharge from the penis, painful urination, or genital sores, which can show up any time from 2 days to a couple of weeks. Get checked ASAP if symptoms appear, otherwise best to wait a few days. ...Read more