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Doctor insights on: Safe Tested Trichomoniasis

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Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Trichomonas (Definition)

An infection of the vulva or vagina and associated with ...Read more


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Can non chlamidial ngu cause pid in female partner. Gonorrhoea, chlamidia, mycoplasma genitalium, ureaplsama , trich all negative. No std found. ?

Can non chlamidial ngu cause pid in female partner. Gonorrhoea, chlamidia, mycoplasma genitalium, ureaplsama , trich all negative. No std found. ?

Probably not: Neither PID nor any other health problem has ever been documented in the sex partners of men with NGU not due to chlamydia or M. genitalium. Does your partner have PID, or are you just worried concerned about it? If the latter, my advice is to not worry. If PID is suspected, she of course should see her doctor or perhaps an NHS GUM clinic. Otherwise nothing need be done. ...Read more

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Has anyone tested positive for trichimoniasis without sexual contact?

Has anyone tested positive for trichimoniasis without sexual contact?

It's possible: Trichomonas is a one-celled organism that can live anywhere there is enough moisture. Although most cases are sexually transmitted, it can be picked up if the patient comes in contact with a contaminated moist object or body of water, or something contaminated with body fluids. ...Read more

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Girlfriend tested positive for gonorrhoea & chlamydia but I tested positive for only gonorrhoea how is that possible? She cheated with one guy

Girlfriend tested positive for gonorrhoea & chlamydia but I tested positive for only gonorrhoea how is that possible? She cheated with one guy

It happens: People don't end up catching all the diseases they are exposed to. For example, if 10 people play with a child with chicken pox, maybe only 8 of the 10 people will come down with chicken pox. That's how life works. However, tests don't always detect a disease that is present, which means if there is suspicion of an STD, we can treat it. Consider getting treated for BOTH gonorrhea and chlamydia. ...Read more

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Should pregnant women be tested for anti-hcv routinely?

Should pregnant women be tested for anti-hcv routinely?

No: Even if hcv is detected, there is nothing that can be done and theer is no evidence to suggest it will affect the fetus, . ...Read more

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Could chlamydia be tested positive as gonorrhea?

Could chlamydia be tested positive as gonorrhea?

Unlikely : The specific markers for both ailments are very different and when the appropriate tests are done, these are not difficult to separate. If the care provider does not do one of the specific tests, but treats because of symptoms, mistakes could occur. ...Read more

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Girlfriend tested positive for gonorrhoea and chlamydia I only did for gonorrhoea chlamydia test came negative is that possible? She cheated once

Girlfriend tested positive for gonorrhoea and chlamydia I only did for gonorrhoea chlamydia test came negative is that possible? She cheated once

It happens: You may have been lucky, or she may have other outlets. In the future consider condom use with any encounter, whether she or anyone else you connect with is on the pill.Condoms can reduce your risk of STD's but it does not eliminate it. ...Read more

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How are women tested for yeast infections?

How are women tested for yeast infections?

The yeast: Flourishes in a non-acid environment, which is why vinegar based douches work, and monistat kills/reduced the moniia/candida population...The yeast is not a fungus so ketoconazole does not work. ...Read more

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How are oral stds tested?

How are oral stds tested?

Exam: Usually oral condylomas are diagnosed by a clinical presentation and possible biopsy ...Read more

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Who should get tested for syphilis? All married couples?

Who should get tested for syphilis? All married couples?

All pregnant women!: All pregnant women are screened for syphilis. Non-pregnant women may get tested on their own initiative or if their doctor recommends it. ...Read more

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If you've been tested for HIV, Syphilis, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea can you still have herpes or warts?

If you've been tested for HIV, Syphilis, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea can you still have herpes or warts?

Yes, of course: Each STD has its own specific tests. Of course it is possible to have herpes or HPV without having positive tests for those other infections. ...Read more

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My partner&i have never had any other sexual partners before&been tested before.Now only one of us tested positive for chlamydia.How is that possible?

Someone has an STD: It is very hard to get a false positive. I am sorry to inform you but the one with chlamydia had to get this in a sexual encounter. ...Read more

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Is it possible for any male to catch chlamydia or gonorea recieving oral sex?

Is it possible for any male to catch chlamydia or gonorea recieving oral sex?

Yes: If someone has tosillitis/pharyngitis due to chlamydia/gonorrhea and preform oral sex on a male, it is theorically possible to transmit the disease. ...Read more