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How Do Polygamists Not Spread Infection From Wife To Wife
STDs?: Somebody in this structure has to be having sex elsewhere in order to acquire a transmissible infection. Once that happens, all parties will be infected. If not talking about stds then it is still likely that transmissible infections will be passed among persons having intimate contacts with each other. ...Read more
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
How do you check males for a ureaplasma infection? My wife keeps getting them and i think it could be from me. But my urine is always clear?
Culture or PCR assay: Ureaplasma (u) species are frequently detected in the lower urogenital tracts of healthy adults: 40-80% of asymptomatic and sexually active women and somewhat lower rates in males. Only a subgroup of adults who are colonized in the lower urogenital tract develop symptomatic illness from these organisms. (u) can be detected by culture but requires specialized media and techniques or pcr assays. ...Read more
Me and my wife are planning to have a baby but me the husband I have a infection on my prostate is it posible for us to have a baby we don't have child?
My wife and myself are presenting tongue Scalloping, should I be worried? this is a kind of transmited infection?
I have a wound vac from an infection and now when my wife change's it she says it smells like almonds. Should i worry afbout smell?
Meaningless finding: Wound odor is meaningless. If you remember that part of healing is inflammations which includes (swelling).This is caused by fluid from the blood vessels bringing healing blood to the wound. The blood fluid leaks out and as it does, it loses blood supply which means it will putrefy (rot). That causes odor. Since it is away from the wound, other than the smell, it means nothing. No tx needed. ...Read more
My wife tested positive for gardnerella and finished a course of levofloxacin a week ago and symptoms still persist! can I get it infectioned too?
Don't worry: These critters are all over the place and "infection" happens only when they overgrow for a time. They're very unlikely to be a problem for the man. ...Read more