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Girlfriend Pid Successfully Treated Reinfect
Possible: PID should not progress if it was treated "successfully". ...Read more
Yes: This is a bacteria which is out in the general world. If you have had it, been cured, you can get it from someone again. Best defense is to wash hands in warm water frequently, and not pick at skin lesions. If you have it, and are being treated, please keep your towels and facecloths separate from those of the other family members. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
After being treated for chlamydia (single dose), i got diagnosed with partially treated epididymitis. Do i still have chlamydia?
Yes: Especially, it may be reintroduced if one or both partners wasn't cured initially. ...Read more
If i was treated for chlamydia and gonorrhoea with antibiotics, could i reinfect myself by having sex with condom?
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See answer: Yeast infections are not considered sexually transmitted infections. Although yeast infections may spread from one sexual partner to the other, it's rare and in vast majority of women who have recurrent yeast infections, it has nothing to do with male partner, yeast infections primarily occur in uncircumcised men and common in diabetics. Proper hygiene and topical/oral antifungals used to treat. ...Read more
Quite possibly: The chlamydia can be spread back and forth between partners - wait at least 7 days (with either one week or one dose treatment). ...Read more
YES: Antibiotics are highly successful in treating early lyme disease; the earlier treatment begins after infection the better. However, many doctors give inadequate treatment, such as Doxycycline 100 mg 2x/day for 10 days. Ilads, the professional organization of lyme specialists, advises Doxycycline 200 mg 2x/day x 1 month (or similar). See http://www.Ilads.Org/lyme_disease/treatment_guidelines.Html. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can non chlamidial ngu cause pid in female partner. Gonorrhoea, chlamidia, mycoplasma genitalium, ureaplsama , trich all negative. No std found. ?
Probably not: Neither PID nor any other health problem has ever been documented in the sex partners of men with NGU not due to chlamydia or M. genitalium. Does your partner have PID, or are you just worried concerned about it? If the latter, my advice is to not worry. If PID is suspected, she of course should see her doctor or perhaps an NHS GUM clinic. Otherwise nothing need be done. ...Read more
Had IUD +chlamydia, treated. Clean results @ checkup then got pid. Am i + partner at risk for anything?Monogamous. Together after clean, before pid
Phimosis caused by bacterial/yeast infection (diagnosed with culture), std tests negative for me and partner- how long until phimosis improves?
Here are some...: Phimosis denotes a long tight foreskin which cannot be easily retracted for general hygiene, and its related bacterial or fungal infection may further narrow its opening. As to how soon the infection/ inflammation may improve, it depends on how clean and dry the area is and how your health may be. The mainstay of care for real phimosis is circumcision after failed to conservative care with... ...Read more
No, men should be: Treated with antibiotics just as women are. ...Read more