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How many days should I wait after possible exposure to get tested for most common stds?

How many days should I wait after possible exposure to get tested for most common stds?

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 more

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Besides aids and herpes, what othe std's are non curable?

Besides aids and herpes, what othe std's are non curable?

HPV: Hpv (human papilloma virus) is sexually transmitted and although the manifestations (warts, etc) can be removed, often times the virus remains. There is no actualy medicine to kill off the virus. ...Read more

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After STD treatment and being cured, should I tell future sex partners that i had the curable STD or not say anything?

After STD treatment and being cured, should I tell future sex partners that i had the curable STD or not say anything?

It depends: It depends on the std, some are curable like chlamydia and others are not like herpes. If you have one that is cured, there are no medical reasons to say anything. What you feel is appropriate is up to you. ...Read more

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My girlfriend has a STD (im a girl) and ive started bleeding after sex, like she does. what could it be? is it curable what symptoms could there be

My girlfriend has a STD (im a girl) and ive started bleeding after sex, like she does. what could it be? is it curable what symptoms could there be

Unsafe sex: Your symptoms could suggest any number of several STDs including a cervical infection. The safest thing to do would be to abstain from having any additional sexual contact. See your medical provider as soon as possible and get the proper examination and testing done. If left untreated in could result in PID or worse, infertility. Your condition should respond to the proper antibiotic medication ...Read more

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What STD causes spotty bleeding after sex? I've researched and ghonerha and clamida have shown up. are these curable? and im a lesbian

What STD causes spotty bleeding after sex? I've researched and ghonerha and clamida have shown up.  are these curable? and im a lesbian

STD: Yes, both of these infections can be treated with appropriate antibiotics. The best approach is get evaluated by a physician and obtain appropriate samples for analysis (PCR and/or culture) and then tailor the antibiotic therapy ...Read more

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I've had red bumps on penis before i had sex they are small and have never gone away so it's not an STD ..What is it? Is it curable?

I've had red bumps on penis before i had sex they are small and have never gone away so it's not an STD ..What is it? Is it curable?

Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, without an examination, i can't really say what they are. You should give your doctor a call if they are changing or really bothering you. Otherwise, just have them take a look at your next physical. Hopefully, they will be able to identify the bumps and will let you know whether you need to be concerned. Good luck! ...Read more

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Dr. Dan fisher said except hepatitis b & c all std's are curable.Is it true?I've heard syphillis, gonorrhea, HIV can't be cured.They are only treatable.

Dr. Dan fisher said except hepatitis b & c all std's are curable.Is it true?I've heard syphillis, gonorrhea, HIV can't be cured.They are only treatable.

Most, not yet HIV: Syphilis is curable with antibiotics if diagnosed early, i.e. Primary or 2ndary. Tertiary syphilis with neurologic deficits can never be cured, only stabilized & germs eliminated. Similar for gonorrhea, must be treated promptly to eliminate bacteria, complications of of urethral strictures in men can be cured. Infertility in both sexes frequently incurable. Hiv can be stabilized by meds, not cured. ...Read more

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Angiokeratomas : is it a std that is not curable and will always come back such as genital herpes or genital warts?

Angiokeratomas : is it a std that is not curable and will always come back such as genital herpes or genital warts?

Not an STD, harmless: Angiokeratoma is not an STD and has nothing to do with sex. (The large majority of skin problems of the genital area are not STDs.) Antiokeratomas may recur, but it's not a serious health problem. Discuss it with your doctor if you remain concerned. ...Read more