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How To Treat Infection From A Miscarriage That Didnt Pass
Is listeriosis infection contagious from person to person? I know in pregnancy a baby can get it from mother but can one catch it from an infected?
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
A few clues: Vaginal yeast infections usually doesn't cause discharge, or only a little. The main symptoms are irritation, itching and redness. Odor can be a clue -- strong or fishy odor suggests bacterial vaginosis or trichomonas. Color (yellow etc) usually means infection. But it can be very difficult to tell the cause of increased vaginal discharge; profoessional examination is necessary. Good luck with it. ...Read more
If i gave oral sex to someone with proteus mirabilis, would it be passed on to me? I know the UTI can't be passed, but what about the bacteria itself?
I have a bladder infection what can I do to get rid of the bladder infection without going to the doctor because i can't afford it
Antibiotics.: Unfortunately, you really must have a urine test & prescription antibiotics to appropriately treat your uti. Without it, the infection could linger and even worsen to affect your kidneys. I understand that medical care is expensive, but a hospital admission would be much worse. Seek out county hospitals, free clinics or a planned parenthood in your area. They can help and possibly reduce the cost. ...Read more
I've had a herpes outbreak for 2 months (inside my vagina). How long will it take to heal and is it possible to have a secondary infection.Not on meds?
Define blood infexn: When we say blood infection we are usually talking about sepsis, when the infection gets into your blood stream and your body is mounting a severe defense against it (called inflammation). The most severe one is usually caused by bacterial infection that has spread into the blood from skin or any organ (such as lung infection aka pneumonia). You could have a viral sepsis but it is rare. ...Read more
If I am going to the bathroom so much, does it have to be a UTI or can a vaginal yeast infection cause that?
How can herpes be passed on from a woman to another woman? Is there a way to get genital herpes through oral sex if I have it and she does not?
Depends on immunity: If immune to Herpes type 1 she should not be able to catch type 1 again, but may have outbreaks at locations where she had it originally. If immune to type 2 she should not be able to catch type 2 again, but may have outbreaks at locations where she had it originally. If NOT immune to type 1, she can catch type 1; if NOT immune to type 2, she can catch type 2; at locations where she is exposed. ...Read more
Can bacterial vaginosis affect trying to conceive and not miscarrying? Can it be detected thru a cultural or pap? How can I cure it w/o medicine?
Yes: You can pass infections to your partner. This is how std's are spread. ...Read more
Does vaginal yeast infection pass on to men during sex? Will it harm them? If yes, what's their treatment to get rid of it. Just asking for knowledge
It can happen: Vaginal yeast infections can be transmitted to partners, but usually is not. When it happens, it usually causes minor irritation or a rash that goes away without treatment. But in more severe cases, the male can share his female partner's vaginal yeast cream; a little bit rubbed into the irritated area will clear it up. ...Read more
How is HPV transmitted from one person to another i know its skin to skin but like does one or the another person have to be infected to transfer it ?
Can someone have a kidney infection from untreated UTI and not know it until they just drop dead?
Anything is possible: Untreated uti's can turn into "pylonephritis" and that could lead to dehydration and sepsis. Sepsis could lead to multi-organ shut down, heart failure and ultimately death. We see this happen in the nursing home when residents are neglected or don't complain for weeks, until they get a fever or abdominal pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How many days can you wait to bring in what appears to be a kidney stone to the clinic? What do I put it in when i deliver it?
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