Doctor insights on:
Is It Possible To Get An Std From Someone Who Does Not Have An Std
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more
No...: …you cannot catch a disease from someone who doesn't have the disease. There are people who are asymptomatic carriers of disease - meaning they have the disease but have no symptoms and my not know that they can transmit it, always have protected intercourse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Say if u had unprotected sex with someone who does not have any infected area/sore can u still get std ?
Yes: The presence of a STD is not defined by a visible sore, although that can help. Many can exist in a carrier state in those infected and be spread to unsuspecting contacts. Chlamydia, HPV ,syphilis and sometimes gonorrhea can all be passed by asymptomatic carriers. Condom use can decrease risk, but is not fully protective. ...Read more
Can u get an STD if your parent does not have it or has never had it and if you use protection (condom all the time during sex) ?
Yes: A person can get a sexually transmitted disease even if the person has no family history of sexually transmitted diseases. Even persons that use condoms during sexual intercourse can get contagiated with a sexually transmitted disease. Depending on how it is used and type of condom (lambskin for example) condoms may not provide protection against sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV. ...Read more
I am gay and had sex with a man who doesn't hv hep b & c or other std. Will i get hep b & c by having sex with a man who does not hv hep b & c?
Slight chance.: Hepatitis b/c or now known as hepatitis c is weakly transmitted sexually. It is mostly a blood transmission disease, meaning you need to have direct contact with infected blood. So, blood transfusions, IV drug users sharing needles, needle sticks, and open wounds give higher rates of transmission. It has been known to be transmitted sexually, but weakly. ...Read more
Could my sore be an std? Sometimes when my husband and I have sex, i get a sore on my vagina. It is never more than one. It looks like a pimple or an ingrown hair. It does not happen every time, but it seems to happen more often after oral sex. Could this
Sores and Sex: It is not likely that there is an std unless there is a reason or outside exposure. But, it is not unheard of. Now. Sores on the vagina are much more likely to be hair follicle infection, abrasions or irritation from intercourse. It does not sound like herpes or syphilis or even staph infection. I always ask my patients with sore throats about allergies and other seasonal exposures. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a random question. Is it possible to get an std by drinking someone urine? I'm very curious & would absolutely love to know .
Anything is possible: But not everything is likely.Get a more detailed answer ›
Unlikely, but...: Many things are possible in life. You can die in a car crash even if your airbag works every time. Condoms are great. They prevent STDs, prevent pregnancies, are relatively inexpensive and free in some places, easy to use, etc... Of course, a condom doesn't cover the entire body. That means an unlucky person could get herpes or syphilis on the skin outside the condom. Pubic lice could travel also. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Is it possible to get penile infection from someone who has a yeast infection?
- Is it possible to get rabies from kissing someone who has rabies?
- Is it possible to catch shingles from someone who has shingles?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Is it possible to get herpes from someone that performed oral sex on you?
- How do i get permission to do cpr from someone who is unconscious?
- Can you get shingles from someone who has chicken pox?
- Can i get leptospirosis from being near someone who is infected?
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free