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What are the types of STDs or stis?

What are the types of STDs or stis?

Bacterial or viral: Bacterial- curable - gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, viral- non curable- hpv, herpes, hiv, hepatitis. ...Read more

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Definition)

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What are the causes of STDs or stis?

What are the causes of STDs or stis?

STD: Sexualu transmitted diseases are cased by sexual contact. It includes but not limited to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamidia. ...Read more

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What are some examples of retroviruses besides hiv?

What are some examples of retroviruses besides hiv?

Retrovirus: 1) Reoviridae ~Rotavirus: Rotavirus A-C ~Coltivirus: Colorado tick fever virus ~Seadornavirus: Banna virus 2) Retroviridae ~Deltaretrovirus: Human T-lymphotropic virus 1-2 ~Lentivirus: HIV 1-2 3) Hepadnaviridae ~Orthohepadnavirus: Hepatitis B virus ...Read more

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How many kinds of STDs are there?

How many kinds of STDs are there?

STD's: Herpes, Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), Hepatis B, Hepatitis C, HIV are viruses which can be spread sexually, Trichomonas is a parasite, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Syphilis are bacterial infections. ...Read more

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What are some examples of fungal diseases?

What are some examples of fungal diseases?

Fungal diseases: Examples of fungal infections & associated organisms include: Athlete's foot (tinea pedis), Jock itch (tinea cruris), Ringworm (tinea corporis) & yeast infections of the skin (cutaneous candidiasis).Examples of fungal infections & associated organisms include: Athlete's foot (tinea pedis), Jock (tinea cruris), Ringworm (tinea corporis) & yeast infections of skin (cutaneous candidiasis). ...Read more

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How many types of STDs exist

How many types of STDs exist

Lots!: There are many different kinds of stds, including those caused by bacteria (like gonorrhea and chlamydia) and those caused by viruses (including herpes and hiv). You can limit your exposure to most stds by using barrier forms of contraception (like condoms!), and since most are treatable (even if not curable), see a healthcare provider if you think you've been exposed. ...Read more

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Beside from std, what are the other causes of cervicitis?

Beside from std, what are the other causes of cervicitis?

See below: While stds are a common cause, other insults such as chemicals in spermicides, and intra-vaginal devices like diaphragm, pessary and allergies can cause cervicitis. See this site for more info. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002464/. ...Read more

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What kinds of STDs are there?

What kinds of STDs are there?

STD: Bacteria, viruses and parasites can cause STD's. Herpes, Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), Hepatis B, Hepatitis C, HIV are viruses which can be spread sexually, Trichomonas is a parasite, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Syphilis are bacterial infections. ...Read more

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What kinds of STDs are there?

What kinds of STDs are there?

STD: Bacteria, viruses and parasites can cause STD's. Herpes, Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), Hepatis B, Hepatitis C, HIV are viruses which can be spread sexually, Trichomonas is a parasite, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Syphilis are bacterial infections. ...Read more

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What are other forms of getting herpes besides sexually transmitted?

What are other forms of getting herpes besides sexually transmitted?

Many types: There are, for the general public to know, 8 general classifications for herpes. Type !/i are sexually spread yes. But chicken pox, a herpes virus isn't. Epstein barr and CMV are also herpes viruses..And not spread sexually. Kaposi sarcoma is also this family. Not sexually transmitted. Contact, respiratory droplets and immune host responses are involved in the discussion. ...Read more

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What are the names of some of std's?

Gonnorhea,Syphilis;: The following are common stds 1gonnorhea 2syphilis 3herpes simplex 4chlamydia 5trichomonus infection 6hpv infection 7hiv infection and aids 8chancroid 9. ...Read more

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Are sexually transmitted diseases kind of a way of punishing promiscuity?

Are sexually transmitted diseases kind of a way of punishing promiscuity?

Not really: Just a result of promiscuity. Nobody is punishing anybody with these, anymore than with pneumonia or urinary tract infections or heart disease. They are just part of life. ...Read more

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What different kinds of STDs are there?

What different kinds of STDs are there?

STD: Herpes, Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), Hepatis B, Hepatitis C, HIV are viruses which can be spread sexually, Trichomonas is a parasite, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Syphilis are bacterial infections. ...Read more

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How many days should I wait after possible exposure to get tested for most common stds?

How many days should I wait after possible exposure to get tested for most common stds?

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 more

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What are some symptoms of stds?

What are some symptoms of stds?

Here are some ...: Common STD-related symptoms may include, not limited to, the following: Gono / chlamydia - burning peeing, urethral / vaginal discharge, etc.; herpes - itching, sore, painful blisters at sites, etc.; trich - frothy fishy discharge, painful sex, etc.; syphilis - painless lesions with indurated margin, etc. at early stage, - nerve deficiency at its very late stage as neurosyphilis, etc.; ... ...Read more

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What are some of the negative effects of lack of sex?

What are some of the negative effects of lack of sex?

From none to severe: Some people never have sex and have no problems with it at all. Others, especially those that have had a healthy sex life will suffer irritability. Deprived partners may choose infidelity. It won't kill you to not have sex, but it may make you miserable....Or not! masturbation is one alternative option. ...Read more

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Whats the procedure of getting tested for different types of stds? Especially those which has a symptom of penile discharge.

Whats the procedure of getting tested for different types of stds? Especially those which has a symptom of penile discharge.

STD evaluation: The STD evaluation for med usually consists of a history and physical, blood tests, and cultures taken from urine or culture of discharge from your urethra (a tiny swab is inserted for this). ...Read more

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What types of diseases are office workers are at risk of other than cardiovascular disease?

What types of diseases are office workers are at risk of other than cardiovascular disease?

Depends: Sedentary can lead to dvt-blood clots, embolism. Carpal tunnel from computer and ergonomics spine issues from posture. Inhalation of irritants, chemicals etc.From whatever the business does. ...Read more

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