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About Zika in Texas from having sex. Was it by getting semen in the vagina, the mouth, or the anus? Or was it by swallowing vaginal fluids and saliva?

About Zika in Texas from having sex. Was it by getting semen in the vagina, the mouth, or the anus? Or was it by swallowing vaginal fluids and saliva?

How it transmits...: How Zika transmits during sex is being studied (2/2016). In an earlier case, Zika virus was found in semen after it was no longer found in his blood, which means that semen MAY be infectious for longer than his blood is. Testing on other body areas, such as the urine, saliva, anus, or vagina is surely being done by doctors this week. For now, avoid intimate contact for 1 month after Zika exposure. ...Read more

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Can you break a diflucan (fluconazole) one capsule for vaginal thrush if you can't swallow pills?

Can you break a diflucan (fluconazole) one capsule for vaginal thrush if you can't swallow pills?

Pharmacist: That is a good question to ask the pharmacist when you pick up the medication. They will know the answer. Alternatively there are over the counter vaginal creams for yeast that do not require a prescription. ...Read more

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I am experiencing sudden urge to urinate, genital sores, vaginal pain, vaginal blister, sore throat, pain when swallowing and enlarged or tender l...

I am experiencing sudden urge to urinate, genital sores, vaginal pain, vaginal blister, sore throat, pain when swallowing and enlarged or tender l...

Needs prompt eval: Genital sores, vaginal pain and blisters is highly concerning for herpes. If this is accompanied by systemic symptoms such as enlarged and tender lymph nodes this is highly concerning as it may indicate more severe infection. Please see a doctor urgently. ...Read more

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Swallowed one Lomaxin ovule instead of vagina insertion. Will it affect my breastfeeding? Do I start the course again by insertion?

Swallowed one Lomaxin ovule instead of vagina insertion. Will it affect my breastfeeding? Do I start the course again by insertion?

Vaginal insertion: This medication should be used vaginally. If you accidentally swallowed one it should not cause harm but you would still need to use one correctly in the vagina ...Read more

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My gf gave me a blowjob then swallowed the cum and drank water. We french kissed and then I sucked and licked her vagina. Any chance of pregnancy?

My gf gave me a blowjob then swallowed the cum and drank water. We french kissed and then I sucked and licked her vagina. Any chance of pregnancy?

No need to repeat: Question. Just because one physician provided a response, it will not prevent other doctor's from seeing your question. Many doctors will have option to respond. ...Read more

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Is it hamful to health drinking vaginal fluid or sucking vagina?

Is it hamful to health drinking vaginal fluid or sucking vagina?

No: It is not unhealthy. It can heighten the sexual experience. But certain stds can be passed on from vaginal fluid so be sure your partner doesn't have an std. ...Read more

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What does the term "unspecific cysts" on an vaginal u/ s mean? Have 2.3, 1.3, 1.6 cm all rt side. One septated. 2 others "likely hemorr" sm free fluid

What does the term "unspecific cysts" on an vaginal u/ s mean? Have 2.3, 1.3, 1.6 cm all rt side. One septated. 2 others "likely hemorr" sm free fluid

Ovarian cyst: Cysts are common occurences on the ovary and they resolve with ovulation. However, sometimes they persist and grow in numbers. The location, size, content are used to describe them. Your GYN can describe the importance of the US finding with you at your fu appt.

Best wishes
Dr M ...Read more

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How to I get prefect vaginal health?

Luvena: Try luvena an over the counter vaginal "prebiotic" for vaginal ph maintenance. Use it twice a week. I like the science behind it. You may have to shop various pharmacies to find it. Never douche! ...Read more

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How do u no that the vaginal area is healthy?

How do u no that the vaginal area is healthy?

No symptoms: In the short term, if you have no particular symptoms (discharge, odor, itch, abnormal bleeding, pain, etc), there should be no reason to suspect any particular problem. In the long term, after age 21, women should have annual exams with a pelvic exam (including cultures, paps, etc as indicated) to assess and screen for occult problems. ...Read more

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What causes extra vaginal moisture while not menustrating? Extra vaginal fluid

What causes extra vaginal moisture while not menustrating? Extra vaginal fluid

Testing needed: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Is it healthy for a male to swallow sperm?

Is it healthy for a male to swallow sperm?

Swallowing Sperm: It is not unhealthy.

This is a very common experience and thus a very common question. Many sexual practices include oral play and tasting or swallowing sperm is a normal and natural activity.

Now, that does not rule out the risk of a sexually transmitted disease. Gonorrhea, chlamydia, HIV and syphilis are some of the possible infections passed along during oral sex. ...Read more

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Are there any health benefits from swallowing semen?

Are there any health benefits from swallowing semen?

Not really: But there are health risks. It is practiced in some cultures and is considered sacred in some religions. ...Read more

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Vaginal health and oral health, is there a correlation?

Vaginal health and oral health, is there a correlation?

Oral vaginal health: Interesting question. Not sure if it's been studied. Many systemic diseases effect both mouth and vagina. For example, some women with sjogrens suffer from both dry mouth and vagina. I suspect a mouth that has shifted more acidic due to system probs so has the vagina. Prob sets them both up for fungal. Maybe similar from pain meds? Blood pressure meds? ...Read more

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Can swallowing sperm positively affect a woman's health?

Can swallowing sperm positively affect a woman's health?

No, but...: The practice of swallowing semen is more a thing of mental gratification of either sides under mutual consent or coercion than that of real nutritional benefit since the semen just consists of some needed ingredients to nurture and protect the sperms for their destined duty to fertilize the timely waiting egg. So, not positively benefit health. ...Read more

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What is a good probiotic to take to maintain vaginal health?

What is a good probiotic to take to maintain vaginal health?

Several: You want to look for a probiotic with several strains of bacteria. Rephresh markets one that I believe is good but so are several others. ...Read more

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Sharing vaginal fluids during threesome sex causes infection?

Sharing vaginal fluids during threesome sex causes infection?

Vaginal fluids: Definitely yes - especially if one of the partners has a vaginal infection that can be transmitted by the fluids. ...Read more

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Do I NEED an insurance card when I go to a health clinic for a vaginal check up?

Do I NEED an insurance card when I go to a health clinic for a vaginal check up?

It depends...: If you would like the clinician to submit the claim (bill for the visit) to your insurance company, you need to bring your card along. You may pay cash and ask for a "super bill" to submit to insurance yourself. You may also ask for a "cash price" for your visit. Usually, payment will be requested at the time if your service unless you present a valid insurance card. ...Read more

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How common are vaginal type of cancers in 16 year old for the most part healthy female virgins?

How common are vaginal type of cancers in 16 year old for the most part healthy female virgins?

Not Very: There are a few types of vaginal cancers that may occur in women. Although, most are in older age but the cancerous changes in cells are not entirely depending on that factor alone. Pl see attached link for some other detail. The critical thing is proper diagnosis at an early age and treatment for best results. Vaginal cancer is rare. Only about 1 of every 1, 100 women will develop vaginal cancer ...Read more

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Is lemisol healthy to use ob your vaginal area because I was told u should only use water because it cleans itself?

Is lemisol healthy to use ob your vaginal area because I was told u should only use water because it cleans itself?

No: We currently do not recommend any type of douching. The vagina is designed to clean itself and maintain the healthy bacteria.
If you have an infection, or recurrent vaginal infections that do not respond to usual treatment, then specific vaginal preparations are used. ...Read more

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Does it smell when a woman participates in vaginal intercourse? If so, why? Assuming diet is healthy, should intercourse smell?

Does it smell when a woman participates in vaginal intercourse? If so, why? Assuming diet is healthy, should intercourse smell?

Bacterial vaginosis: When friction occurs during intercourse, amines from bacterial vaginosis can activate and cause smell. Probably you have an infection that get worse during intercourse. Have your obgyn examine you to find the cause of this. ...Read more