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Is it possible for a man to have HPV and not have any visible symptoms from it?

Is it possible for a man to have HPV and not have any visible symptoms from it?

Yes: Men don't have any symptoms from having the hpv types that cause changes to the cells of the cervix, or abnormal pap smears. Men get hpv or genital warts caused by hpv types 6 and 11--then they will have symptoms of warts. If men have genital warts, they are at much higher risk of having other types of hpv that can cause abnormal pap smears for women. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Hpv (Definition)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are over 100 different types of HPV that causes warts in different areas of the body. HPV is incredibly common and almost all sexually active men and women get it during their lifetime. Most of the time HPV does not cause any symptoms or complications. However, A limited number of these HPV viruses are pathogenic and if not monitored carefully can be responsible for causing cervical and penile cancer. Some of these viruses have been ...Read more


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Is it possible to go a year with chlamydia and not know it or have any health issues?

Is it possible to go a year with chlamydia and not know it or have any health issues?

Yes it is possible: Yes it is possible, it may be asymptomatic in 50to70% of women.It may linger for months or years before being discovered. ...Read more

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Is there anyway possible that you could have discharge from penis and not have a std?

Is there anyway possible that you could have discharge from penis and not have a std?

Yes it is possible: Yes it is possible.There are other conditions beside STDs which can cause Urethral Discharge. Conditions like Phosphaturia,Chemical Urethritis,Non Gonococcal Urethritisetc. ...Read more

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I have prostatitis (bacterial). I know that if a person doesn't have symptoms it means infection is cleared, but is there any other way to check it?

I have prostatitis (bacterial). I know that if a person doesn't have symptoms it means infection is cleared, but is there any other way to check it?

There are: But you should know that there is great truth to what you mentions as if you clinically no longer have symptoms and have completed your antibiotics you are likely fine, but often doctors will recheck at least a urine culture to make sure no further bacteria grows or sometimes both a urine culture and urinalysis to make sure no inflammatory cells remain in your urine too. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a woman without any external hsv1 symptoms to have it inside of the vagina and not know it? If so is there testing available?

Is it possible for a woman without any external hsv1 symptoms to have it inside of the vagina and not know it? If so is there testing available?

Yes: So traditionally HSV was responsible for oral lesion and HSV 2 genital lesions. They are commonly in both areas now. You can have virus present anywhere in the body without having a visible lesions, or the lesion may be visible but very hard to see. You can do blood to see if you have been exposed in the past, but there is not really a test to see if a lesion is there but hard to see ...Read more

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Would it be very likely for a man to be a carrier of chlamydia and not actually have it?

Would it be very likely for a man to be a carrier of chlamydia and not actually have it?

Silent STD: A many would have to have chlamydia in his body but he could have "silent" disease and infect others. ...Read more

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Is it possible to develope STD even if a person is not having sex for a year already?

Is it possible to develope STD even if a person is not having sex for a year already?

Yes!!!: Many sexually transmitted diseases are not immediately obvious & apparent upon initial infection. Syphilis, hepatitis & HIV can take years to become apparent. Even chlamydia doesn't always cause pain but can be found while searching for causes of infertility. That's why it's important for men to wear a condom each & every time to minimize risk of transmission although not absolute guarantee. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have gonorrhoea and not show symptoms for 5 years in male? Can i still get life threating issue from it?

Is it possible to have gonorrhoea and not show symptoms for 5 years in male? Can i still get life threating issue from it?

Much too long: Nobody has ever been known to carry gonorrhea as long as 5 years. Almost all cases are self cured by the immune system within a few months. No complications are likely in absence of symptoms like discharge, painful urination, etc. Gonorrhea is almost never life threatening. ...Read more

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Is It Safe To Get Pregnant If You Have HPV? Can It harm The baby? I Have No Warts Or Physical symptoms

Is It Safe To Get Pregnant If You Have HPV? Can It harm The baby? I Have No Warts Or Physical symptoms

Yes: Studies years ago showed as many as 70% of college age women had evidence of prior HPV. HPV is a localized tissue infection that does not spread through the blood, so babies only potential for exposure is during delivery.Wart strains can be passed during labor/delivery if delivering vaginally. To date, we have no confirmation that non-wart strains are passed to any newborn. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a brain tumor and not have symptoms till late?

Is it possible to have a brain tumor and not have symptoms till late?

Absolutely: Many tumors start in quiet areas of the brain and cause no symptoms until they reach a large size. It also depends on the type of tumor as to how fast symptoms may occur. ...Read more

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I have had pruritus ani for more than 8 months now and I have heard that there is a 20 % risk it could be related to cancer. Is that true? If not how is the correlation between symptoms and cancer?

I have had pruritus ani for more than 8 months now and I have heard that there is a 20 % risk it could be related to cancer. Is that true? If not how is the correlation between symptoms and cancer?

Wrong: I've never heard such a thing, and it makes no sense. The most common cause is dryness and chafing due to excessive washing and wiping. The treatment: no soap, wash just once a day with lukewarm water, wipe gently, and leave it alone. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a prostate to have infection or even scar tissue? If so what would be the symptoms?

Is it possible for a prostate to have infection or even scar tissue? If so what would be the symptoms?

Yes: Inflammation or infection of the prostate is a common problem. It may have pain, frequency or other urinary symptoms. Your should see your urologist if you have symptoms. ...Read more

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If you have a std, will you always have vaginal discharge, or is it possible to have a STD and urinate like normal and show no other symptoms.

If you have a std, will you always have vaginal discharge, or is it possible to have a STD and urinate like normal and show no other symptoms.

It is possible: Early stage std has no symptoms at all. Vaginal discharge and abnormal urination are not always present in cases of std. A young female like yourself should have std screening once a year, even you don't have symptom. ...Read more

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I have hsv-2, with blisters that never break and with no pain, is this possible, it this means that is less possible to infect somebody?

I have hsv-2, with blisters that never break and with no pain, is this possible, it this means that is less possible to infect somebody?

Just as contagious : The fact that you have no pain and the blisters don't break is still consistent with hsv-2 infection. You are just as contagious as anyone else with the problem. You should see your dermatogist and ask to be given valacyclovir with prophylactic dosing to lower your chances of infecting someone else. ...Read more

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Can you tell me in having an STD like gonorrea is there any cure for it even it a for a year.,?

Can you tell me in having an STD like gonorrea is there any cure for it even it a for a year.,?

Define cure: There are treatments that could kill the germ and prevent you from passing it to any partner. However, if the germ has damaged some tissues, like the sensitive linings of the Fallopian tubes, no med would be able to reverse the permanent scarring that may be present. ...Read more

Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more