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Is cervicitis sexually transmitted?

Is cervicitis sexually transmitted?

Not necessarily: Cervicitis is simply an inflammation of the cervix. It could be inflammed for many different reasons. Std's are some causes. There are more benign causes of cervicitis though that are not sexually transmitted. If concerned, see your pcp or gyn physician. ...Read more

Palsy (Definition)

...is a corruption of French "paralise" from Latinized Greek "paralysis." In the old days it meant any kind of persistent weakness. To this day Parkinson's disease is also called "paralysis agitans" which is a Latin translation of Dr. Parkinson's original name for it, the "shaking palsy." We've obviously reborrowed the full form "paralysis" into English as well; today ...Read more


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Can heretic whitlow be sexually transmitted?

Can heretic whitlow be sexually transmitted?

Whitlow = Herpes: Yes, herpetic whitlow is herpes and is transmitted by direct contact with herpes lesions (whether oral or genital). It is a highly contagious but treatable condition. See your doctor for evaluation and treatment with possible antivirals (such as Valacyclovir). ...Read more

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Are boils sexually transmitted?

Are boils sexually transmitted?

Abscess Contact: Direct contact may spread some types of skin infections.

An abscess is a tender mass generally surrounded by a colored area from pink to deep red. Abscesses are often easy to feel by touching. The middle of an abscess is full of pus and debris.

http://www. Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/abscess#1 ...Read more

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Is HPV only sexually transmitted?

Is HPV only sexually transmitted?

HPV: Nope. Not at all. Hpv is transmitted skin to skin. So even just touching someone with warts can transmit this virus. ...Read more

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Are carbuncles and boils sexually transmitted?

Are carbuncles and boils sexually transmitted?

No, just contact: Sexually transmitted diseases like syphilis, gonorrhea/chlamydia, require intimate genital or oral contact between an infected person and a non-infected person. In contrast, transmitting the bacteria that causes carbuncles and boils no not rely on direct genital contact.- merely by touching the boil or its purulent drainage, can transmit the bacteria that causes the infection. ...Read more

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Is tuberculous epididymitis sexually transmitted?

Is tuberculous epididymitis sexually transmitted?

No: Tuberculosis can affect any part of the body (though it usually affects the lungs) including the epididymis and testes. Tuberculosis is transmitted via inhalation of infected respiratory droplets. ...Read more

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Is e.Coli a sexually transmitted disease?

Is e.Coli a sexually transmitted disease?

No: But some women are prone to bladder infections caused by e.Coli associated with intercourse. ...Read more

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How do sexually transmitted diseases begin?

How do sexually transmitted diseases begin?

Exposed to infection: They begin after having sexual activity with someone already infected. ...Read more

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Could blood parasites be sexually transmitted?

Could blood parasites be sexually transmitted?

Why do you ask?: I hope that your question does not reflect someone's having been diagnosed by a scam called "Live Cell Analysis". The real blood parasites -- malaria, babesisa, wucheria, schistosomes -- aren't transmitted sexually. ...Read more

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Are carbuncles or furuncles sexually transmitted?

Are carbuncles or furuncles sexually transmitted?

No: But it can be transmit from skin to skin through close contact (really close) and rubbing. ...Read more

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What are some common sexually transmitted diseases?

What are some common sexually transmitted diseases?

Gonnorhea, Syphilis;: The following are common stds
1gonnorhea
2syphilis
3herpes simplex
4chlamydia
5trichomonus infection
6hpv infection
7hiv infection and aids
8chancroid
9Hepatitis B
10 Moluscum Contagiosom
11 Pubic Lice
12Donovanosis (Granuloma Inguinale) ...Read more

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What's the history of sexually transmitted diseases?

What's the history of sexually transmitted diseases?

Please clarify...: Do you mind clarifying your question so that I can answer you? ...Read more

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Can I get sexually transmitted disease from oral sex?

Can I get sexually transmitted disease from oral sex?

Yes: All you need to get a std is genital contact and the germ. The germ can figure out what it wants to infect, and oral sex can end up passing some mean ones. ...Read more

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Could parasites in the blood be sexually transmitted?

Could parasites in the blood be sexually transmitted?

Beware: Your question makes me concerned that you're a victim of a scam ("Live Cell Analysis"), in which victims are shown their blood in a weird microscope and told it is loaded with parasites. It's vicious. Real blood parasites (Wucheria, malaria, babesia, others) aren't transmitted by sex. ...Read more

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What are the demerits of sexually transmitted disease?

What are the demerits of sexually transmitted disease?

Demerits?: You mean what's bad about them? Well...They're disease for one thing. And they're also sexually transmitted, which means you can give them to other people, including people you might care about. I could go on, but it doesn't seem necessary to specify why it's not good to have sexually transmitted diseases, and there's certainly nothing good about them. ...Read more

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Where did sexually transmitted diseases originate from?

Where did sexually transmitted diseases originate from?

Evolution at work!: Same as for most infections. There are billions of bacteria and viruses that inhabit our bodies, mostly beneficial or at least harmless but sometimes causing disease. The STDs are caused by some that evolved to cause disease, to survive best in the genital tract, and to require human intimacy for transmission. In other words, they evolved with humans as we ourselves evolved from earlier ancestors. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could blood parasites be sexually transmitted?

Please tell me, could blood parasites be sexually transmitted?

Blood parasites: Blood borne parasitic infections have been known to be transmitted through blood transfusions. These include Malaria, Chagas Disease and African Trypanosomiasis, Babesiosis, Toxoplasmosis, Leishmaniasis. %ages very low given the # of blood transfusions. In theory, it might be possible to transmit sexuallly if there were blood exchanged with actively infected partner, but prob. Very unlikely. ...Read more

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Can hepatitis type-c be sexually transmitted while menstruating?

Can hepatitis type-c be sexually transmitted while menstruating?

Uncommonly, but yes: Any blood borne disease can be spread more easily during menstruation and blood exposure. Hep c can be spread sexually, but more commonly by direct inoculation, e.g. Iv or nasal drug use, tainted transfusion, or tattoo, etc. ...Read more

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Can you get a sexually transmitted disease from sharing utensils?

STD: Std spreads due to body fluid transmission and unlikely to spread sharing clean utensils. ...Read more

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What is the likelihood of catching sexually transmitted diseases?

Risk factors: If you are celebate the chance is 0%. It all depends on the risk factors for the particular sexually transmitted diseases and your risky behaviors. ...Read more

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Hi Doctors. How do I know if I got a sexually transmitted disease?

Hi Doctors. How do I know if I got a sexually transmitted disease?

Testing: You did not list symptoms or exposure history. Even if you did, you need a local evaluation to confirm or exclude this collection of diagnoses. Only with a review of exposure history, exam and testing can this be answered with confidence. ...Read more

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What is the best way to eradicate sexually transmitted diseases globally?

Less screwing around: Less screwing around promiscuously, less drug use, which indirectly causes the first, but with needle sharing, causes transmission itself. Better education does not appear to work. I'm sure my colleagues will tear me apart for this. And finally, we need to get rid of the selling of sex to young children, by way of the media. ...Read more

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Can you get a sexually transmitted disease even if you practice monogamy?

Can you get a sexually transmitted disease even if you practice monogamy?

Not uisually: But that means that your partner is also monogamous (something that is hard to guarantee - no pun intended), and that they did not bring an std into the relationship from prior activities. ...Read more

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Can you still contract sexually transmitted diseases even if you use a condon?

Can you still contract sexually transmitted diseases even if you use a condon?

STD: Condom use is not 100% effective But is used consistently and correctly - it can markedly reduce risk. ...Read more

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Why the alarming rise of sexually transmitted diseases in singapore young people?

Why the alarming rise of sexually transmitted diseases in singapore young people?

Sex at an early age.: Sex at earlier ages, the media, etc. Sexual promiscuity is the greatest factor for std rise. In africa, HIV is more transmitted by promiscuous men, than by homosexual behavior or needle use. ...Read more

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What is the most accurate way to test men for common sexually transmitted diseases?

What is the most accurate way to test men for common sexually transmitted diseases?

You need an exam: This takes several test.


Death, dementia, disfigurement, pain, cancer, transmission to others!

sores, rashes, pain on urination...
If you think you have been exposed. Get checked. ...Read more

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Is there a sexually transmitted disease that man carry, and only women show signs of?

STD: Your question is rather unclear. What symptoms do you have and what disease do you suspect. There may be circumstances in which men may not display overt symptoms of some illnesses, but need to know what you are worried about. Rephrase question. ...Read more

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Are women more likely to pass on sexually transmitted diseases or is it equal with males?

Depends: Generally it is considered easier for a woman to be infected with most std's than it is for a male - however, it may depend to some extent on which std is being transmitted. Herpes would probably be about equal. Hpv, trichomomas, and chlamydia may be easier for a woman to contract. ...Read more

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Can one get infected by a sexually transmitted disease if one ingests bodily fluids from an infected person?

Can one get infected by a sexually transmitted disease if one ingests bodily fluids from an infected person?

Yes.... sort of: Oral sex is one way to pass std. Herpes, hpv and syphilis are passed by mouth to skin contact. Gonorrhea, chlamydia and HIV are examples of disease passed by fluids. Ingesting the fluid though is not the issue. The fluid coming into contact with the tissue of the mouth and throat are how infections occur. ...Read more

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What are the odds of transmitting an sexually transmitted disease if there is not an outbreak occuring and proper protection is used?

Depends what STD: You are talking about, but many stds can have no symptoms, using protection makes you less likely but that is no gurantee. ...Read more

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How can I get a inffection of sexually transmitted when I only have one person is it possible of getting it of to much masturbate till I spot?

How can I get a inffection of sexually transmitted when I only have one person is it possible of getting it of to much masturbate till I spot?

STD: I think the question is can you have a sexually transmitted disease with only one partner..... The answer is a resounding yes. One partner with an infection is all it takes. If you think you have an std see a doc for treatment. ...Read more

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When sexually transmitted diseases are inspected, do all of them get researched or not? Which would be the unresearched ones or SIMILAR to main group?

Hard to say: Evaluations may be narrow or broad depending on the issue at hand and good communication with the doc. There are in excess of a dozen illnesses of various importance that can pass during intercourse. These range from the simple gonorrhea to viral hepatitis and more. The more you tell the doc, the more likely he/she is to do the additional testing to exclude a broader set of problems ...Read more

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Is displasia sexually transmitted?

Is displasia sexually transmitted?

HPV is an STD: Cervical dysplasia (abnormal 'pre-cancer' cells of cervix) are usually caused by hpv (human papilloma virus) which is sexually transmitted. Gardisil (hpv vaccine) was developed to prevent transmission of hpv and thus prevent dysplasia and cervical cancer. A series of 3 gardisil injections is recommended to be fully immunized against hpv.
Vaccine is for age 9yo--26 yo, now available for males. ...Read more

Dr. John Hoffmann
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Bells Palsy (Definition)

A disorder affecting the nerve that controls movement of muscles in the face. Symptoms usually occur on only one side of the face, and may include having difficulty closing an eye, difficulty keeping food and fluids in the mouth, and ...Read more


Dr. William Singer
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Paralysis (Definition)

A paralyzed limb cannot be voluntarily moved, and the term reflects leg involvement, paraplegia, full body, quadriplegia, and less than full, tetraplegia. Causes can be many, including stroke, trauma, ...Read more