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Genital warts since young (no sexual contact). Could it be due to very poor hygiene or is it an STD?

Genital warts since young (no sexual contact). Could it be due to very poor hygiene or is it an STD?

Definitions matter: If your mother had genital warts at any time, you can have them show up for the first time in the first 2 years or so of life.This is because passage through a birth canal where the germ is hiding can pass it to the baby, but not show up for a while. They might recur off and on for years. Emergence after the age of 2-3 is considered evidence of direct sexual transmission. ...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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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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When are you most in jeopardy for getting " sexually transmitted infections"?

When partner has it: Statistically, young females 15-24 have the highest incidence of stds. As for an individual, you are most susceptable is when your partner has active infections, and also if you are not healthy your body is not able to fight the infections off once you contracted it. So, always practice cautions. An ounce of precention is worth a pound of cure. Stay safe..Consult your doc..Good luck. ...Read more

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Which state in us has reported the most cases of sexually transmitted infections?

California: Good ole california, but its large populations helps make it true! ...Read more

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Can urologists be seen for sexually transmitted infections?

Yes.: Yes. For more serious, HIV hepb, hepc, see an id specialist. ...Read more

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Can any sexually transmitted infections (sti) cause hearing loss and ringing in ears?

Can any sexually transmitted infections (sti) cause hearing loss and ringing in ears?

Neurosyphilis: Incredibly rare in this era, however, tertiary syphilis can cause neurological symptoms including hearing loss, tinnitus and vertigo. A simple blood test can determine this. ...Read more

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Reproductive Organs (Definition)

The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more


Dr. Robert Kent
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more