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Doctor insights on: Girlfriend Pid Successfully Treated Reinfect

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Can mersa reoccur after being treated?

Can mersa reoccur after being treated?

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 more

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After being treated for chlamydia (single dose), i got diagnosed with partially treated epididymitis. Do i still have chlamydia?

After being treated for chlamydia (single dose), i got diagnosed with partially treated epididymitis. Do i still have chlamydia?

Doubt it.: Treatment effective. If you have epididymitis and someone said it was partially treated i think it would be a good idea to consider a test of cure. ...Read more

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If i was treated for chlamydia and gonorrhoea with antibiotics, could i reinfect myself by having sex with condom?

If i was treated for chlamydia and gonorrhoea with antibiotics, could i reinfect myself by having sex with condom?

No if you: Have been successfully treated you can not reinfect yourself. However, you can become reinfected if you have sex with someone who is infected. Remember that even a condom is not 100% effective from preventing the transmission of std's. ...Read more

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How are men decolonized & treated for yeast infection so they don't re-infect their partner?

How are men decolonized & treated for yeast infection so they don't re-infect their partner?

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

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Could sex with my partner while being treated for chlamydia stop us from being cured?

Could sex with my partner while being treated for chlamydia stop us from being cured?

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

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If caught early can antibiotics successfully treat Lyme disease?

If caught early can antibiotics successfully treat Lyme disease?

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 more

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Can I have sex whilst being treated for bacterial vaginosis?

Can I have sex whilst being treated for bacterial vaginosis?

Preferably not: Not for at least a week, while being treated; and preferably for another week after that. If sex is inevitable, for sure use condoms. ...Read more

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If my male partner and I both get treated for chlamydia, can it reoccur without infidelity?

If my male partner and I both get treated for chlamydia,  can it reoccur without infidelity?

No: As long as the chlamydia was completely treated, it should not come back. If you are having symptoms, please talk to your doctor. You may require treatment for BV or gonorrhea. ...Read more

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Can non chlamidial ngu cause pid in female partner. Gonorrhoea, chlamidia, mycoplasma genitalium, ureaplsama , trich all negative. No std found. ?

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

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Can trichomonas infection be cured completely??

Yes, but ...: You and your partner must be treated and followed until it is completely gone. Otherwise you will give it back and forth. Use comdoms until treatment complete. ...Read more

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Can u have protected sex after being treated for gonnarhea?

Can u have protected sex after being treated for gonnarhea?

Yes in general: However, i usually ask my patients to abstain from sex until i repeat their test of cure a couple weeks later. If you can't wait, please use a condom. ...Read more

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Phimosis caused by bacterial/yeast infection (diagnosed with culture), std tests negative for me and partner- how long until phimosis improves?

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

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Can chlamydia be cured for men without antibiotics?

Can chlamydia be cured for men without antibiotics?

No, men should be: Treated with antibiotics just as women are. ...Read more

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Help please! is chlamydial conjunctivitis treated the same as genital chlamydia infection?

Help please! is chlamydial conjunctivitis treated the same as genital chlamydia infection?

Yes: Oral antibiotics, such as doxycycline, are often used. Eye drops are not effective for this disorder. Treating the genital infection will also treat the eye infection. ...Read more