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Recent New Sexual Partner
I recently developed 5 little pink pumps at the base of my penis. I'm 5'9 178lbs and exercise daily. No new sexual partners in over 8 months.
Had a bacterial infection. Now I have pimples near my clitoris. Any correlation? No new sexual partners as well.
Herpes? Yeast?: "Pimples" in the genital area often is herpes; or maybe a yeast infection? Many monogamous people get herpes, either because of recurrence of a longstanding infection that previously was asymptomatic; or because of new transmission even though both partners are faithful. See a doctor ASAP; diagnosis is most accurate before lesions start to heal. Good luck! ...Read more
How can bacterial vaginosis be caused by a new sexual partner? I have a new partner and was diagnosed with BV recently.
Not an STD: Bv is not an std. See your gyn for treatment. ...Read more
Are newly HIV infected people by law require to inform past sexual partners that they may or may not have infected?
Depends: Laws vary by state, but this is something that obviously can't be enforced, since the patient has to provide names. People diagnosed with HIV are encouraged to notify former partners, which can also be done anonymously through the health department. Disclosure to current partners is more straightforward, and in some states can be done without consent of a patient who refuses to disclose. ...Read more
Only the best: If you are planning regular unprotected sex, you owe each other proof you are clean. How often you do this as the relationship progresses depends on what level of confidence you have that the other person is monogamous. Today, many (most?) couples do not begin having unprotected sex until marriage is formalized or it is clear that this is a longstanding monogamous relationship. ...Read more
What are the chances of me contracting an infection such as strep if my sexual partner had it and recently gave me oral sex?
If a woman has been diagnosed with pelvic inflammatory disease, what can happen to her sexual partner as a result of this? I am a male whose sexual partner was recently diagnosed with pelvic inflammatory disease. What is pelvic inflammatory disease? Is it
Pelvic: Pelvic inflammatory disease (pid) is a serious infection of the uterus and/or fallopian tubes most often caused by chlamydia or gonorrhea - both sexually transmitted diseases. If she was diagnosed with pid, there is a very good chance that you are infected with chlamydia, gonorrhea or both. You should see your doctor to be checked and treated as soon as possible. I have attached a website below that has really good information about pid. ...Read more
I have been taking minocycline 75mg twice daily for acne. I was recently told by a previous sexual partner that she has chlamydia. Should I worry?
Shoud I get HPV vaccine if im 23 & married? Since I have, and will continue to have only one constant sexual partner, am I not at risk of new exposure?
I have a new sexual partner and this weekend we had marathon intercourse a few times that lasted over 3 hours at least I currently have a fever highest temp was 102 degrees and along with this is incredible inflammation and itching burning on my vulva I t
Worried: I'm worried that you've likely contacted an std. Sounds like it could be herpes, chlamydia or gonorrhea. You should definitely go to a doctor or urgent care as soon as possible with a fever that high. They may be able to diagnose you on sight, or they made need to take some tests. Regardless, most docs will start you on some antibiotics even before the results come back, just to be safe. ...Read more
Hello, I have flesh colored lumps on the back of my throat. They are kind of sore. I recently quit smoking and have had the same sexual partner for almost a year. What could they be?
See your PCP: For consultation, tests and treatment if needed. ...Read more
It means having: Sexual intercourse with more than one person over a period of time (not at once). That question refers to whether you are in a monogamous relationship, abstinent, or have more than one sexual partner that you are not in a monogamous relationship with. Its used a s a risk gauge for certain things. ...Read more
Yes: Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted that will continue to spread if not treated. It is very important that all sexual partners be notified so that they receive the appropriate treatment. In addition to spreading the disease to many people, untreated gonorrhea will lead to other sequele such as chronic infection, pain, bleeding, and ectopic pregnancies. ...Read more
HIV: This may vary from state to state, but there have been criminal and civil cases in which the failure to notify has been evidence of a variety of criminal accusations, and the civil liabilities have resulted in very significant monetary rewards to the injured party. Morally it seems only natural to let people with whom you plan to be intimate know what their risks are. Wouldn't you want to know? ...Read more
Yes: A "clear" hpv test may mean the virus is only 'suppressed' to sub clinical levels where it is not detectable and won't cause disease; but may replicate at a later time to detectable, clinical levels where it may cause changes. The further out a person is negative the less likely it is to become positive without new exposure, but it is possible. ...Read more
I had anal sex with guy who hadn't aymore sexual partners. Can I get some desaise? Its second time. He is first.
Since ive gotten my last check up by my obgyn ive had 3 sexual partners two of wich I didn't use protection could I have anything??
Foul smelling discharge, one sexual partner, 55yrs 1 partner for 2 1/2 yrs, I found has had several sexual partners while we were together
I don't have a bunch of sexual partners IV been with my husband for 3 years I just heard an stdcan cause your period to be late is this true?
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- Does new sexual partners cause bacterial vaginosis?
- History of sexual intercourse with uncircumcised partner
- Only one sexual partner and have abnormal pap
- Does multiple sexual partners cause chlamydia?
- How long between sexual partners to determine paternity?
- Can you tell who is dad when 2 sexual partners?
- How long between sexual partners to know who is dad?
- Can two sexual partners get any stds without both partners having them?
- Multiple sexual partner