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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
STD is also known as Sexually transmitted disease. 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
Can my girlfriend have an STD if I was the first guy she has ever been with? I know for a fact she's never been with anyone but me and I'm clean
Could be yeast: Most vaginal yeast infections have nothing to do with sex. Women can get them from being on antibiotics or wiping herself with a towel or face cloth previously used by by someone with a yeast infection. It can can be transmitted sexually & thus can be considered an STD. Otherwise, does not have an STD. ...Read more
Can u still gay an sti/std if you never cheated on your husband and you know for a fact he hasn't cheated either?
I just had a STD blood test, everything came back negative but they didn't check for herpes, can this be checked after the fact if I call the lab?
Yes and hurry: If you want them to check for HSV, your doctor will have to call the lab. Most labs need a doctor's order to perform a test. After the requisition has been sent in the lab performs the testing requested. After this they tend to discard the blood/serum etc. in a hurry. There are some labs where the patient requests certain tests. It depends on the procedures that they use to store samples. ...Read more
I have noticed i have been getting a pale green virginal discharge. I no for a fact i don't have a STD also I recent laparoscopic surgery done. Hel?
Skin in groin where legs meet torso is very tender and painful to the touch. No visible problems with skin, redness dryness or itching. I know for a fact that it is not an STD. Pain is spreading over past few days
I have leftfoot pain and i used a reflexology foot chart that indicated pelvis is STDs and sids the only root causes of pids?
Yes: The cancer associated strains of HPV can be acquired through sex, and hibernate in your body for decades without outward symptoms. Pap smears had been done for years before we knew the HPV was the initial trigger to the cancer.Without this early form of warning, the cervical cancer they produce can kill you.Other germs are less stealth, but you get the picture.If sexually active, get monitored. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was treated for STDs monday, and i had protected sex on the 6th day which is today sunday. Is that a bad thing?
Protection works: Of course it all depends on which stds you mean. There are twelve common stds. But, protection works for most of the common ones that you may be meaning such as chlamydia and gonorrhea. Rocephin was the correct treatment for gonorrhea and you should be contagiousness free forty-eight hours after the shot. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers