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How do u find out if u got and std? And what are side effects for men? And how long dose it take to see the effects?

How do u find out if u got and std? And what are side effects for men? And how long dose it take to see the effects?

Get Tested.: With many stds, men may not have symptoms, so the only way to know if you are infected is to get tested. Every std can effect you differently, but the more common stds can eventually lead to sterility and/or impotency. Depending on the std, if symptoms are to appear, they may show up as soon as 24 hours after exposure to several years after the exposure. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Killian
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Std (Definition)

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


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female; pus cells 11-13,epithelial 7-9 urine albumin + is this related to std? symptoms:frequent urination; lower back (left side)pain Pls answer

female; pus cells 11-13,epithelial 7-9 urine
albumin +
is this related to std?
symptoms:frequent urination; lower back (left side)pain
Pls answer

UTI: these finding are consistent with a urinary tract infection. I suggest a urine culture and antibiotic therapy from your treating physician. If you are having unprotected sexual intercourse get tested for STD exposure. Think-CONDOMS plus spermicidal foam, jelly, sponges, ovules, BC pills or IUD. Only latex/vinyl condoms will protect you against HIV. ...Read more

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Are STDs more common in women?

Are STDs more common in women?

Yes, in some ways: Yes, overall, women have higher rates of stds. That may be partly because women are on the 'receiving end' of penetrating sexual contact and thus retain more secretions placing them at more risk. It may also partly be due to women getting tested more often. Women see gyn's frequently. Men dont have such specialized visits and thus are tested less frequently. ...Read more

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How to do you know you have an STD for a female?

How to do you know you have an STD for a female?

Test: Most stds are asymptomatic for females, unfortunately; the only way to know is to get screened if you have a high risk contact. ...Read more

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What would you say are methods for testing for std's in women?

What would you say are methods for testing for std's in women?

vaginal cultures: And gc and chlamydia can be done with the pap, and hiv, hepatitis , syph are checked with blood tests, I do these frequently on pts in my offcie in boca raton, fl and if u have insurance and no deductable the testing is covered. ...Read more

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Can women get urine tests for stds?

Can women get urine tests for stds?

Yes: There are urine tests that can pick up chlamydia and gonorrhea. Many other std's do not send anything into the urine. Blood tests are often required before these can be detected. ...Read more

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Can std's prevent women from having children?

Can std's prevent women from having children?

See below: If an std causes scarring of the fallopian tubes it can prevent the egg from being fertilized. Talk with your obstetrician about your condition. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sexually Transmitted Infections (Definition)

Sexually transmitted infections are bacterial or viral infections that are transmitted through anal, vaginal, ...Read more