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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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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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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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What is the most common type of std?

What is the most common type of std?

HPV: Hpv or human papilloma virus is the most common std. Likely second for women is chlamydia. ...Read more

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Can other STDs exist before aids was created?

Can other STDs exist before aids was created?

Yes: There is evidence of std's going back as far as recorded literature. At least a dozen illnesses can be passed during sex other than aids.This includes traditional std's like syphilis and less known passage of hepatitis b. ...Read more

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If you had any type of STD and symptoms then got tested 2 years after if you really had the diseasewill it still be positive?

If you had any type of STD and symptoms then got tested 2 years after if you really had the diseasewill it still be positive?

It depends: An std acquired and treated 2 years ago may cause a positive test result. Tests for syphilis usually remain positive after treatment. Antibody tests for herpes will also remain positive. If a test for chlamydia or gonorrhea is positive it is likely that either the std was not completely treated originally or re-infection occurred. Either way, treatment is needed. ...Read more

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What type of STD requires moths of 4 different medication?

What type of STD requires moths of 4 different medication?

Several: HIV, herpes, hepatitis C and B all require long term medications. Get tested, treated, consider what you can change in your habits and be well. ...Read more

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Does anavar create any type of STD?

Does anavar create any type of STD?

Nope: No drug can create any STD. All STDs are infections caught by sex with infected partners. ...Read more