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Std That Can T Be Cured
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
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
Depends on the STD: Viral STD's like herpes, HIV, HPV are never cured but there are meds that can reduce risk involved. Germs like gonorrhea,chlamydia and syphilis are curable with various meds but the treatment period varies.The best thing to do if your life exposes you to these is testing every 6 mo or anytime you think you have picked something up. ...Read more
Depends: While some stis are considered curable and can be cleared with a short course of treatment, others may be take more time. Some infections, such hiv, for example, presently are not considered curable. Speak with your provider about your specific condition. As with any sti, practicing safer sex protects you and your partner(s) from further infection / exposure. ...Read more
Well, here is the : Issue. The infection has had a longer time to be doing damage. So, if you delay in treatment you could have more long term sequelae. ...Read more
I have an STD before but now im cured. And im worried if im not going to have a child in the future pls help :(?
I have 500mg pills of amoxcillin. I have concerns of STDs. How many days and dosage should I take for cure? Stds
Consult physican: Not all stds respond to amoxiciilin.Get a more detailed answer ›
If u have cured the STD u had and it was there for about 3months can be a way it can cause u not to have children, like could u tell there's a block?
No guarantee: An x-ray procedure showing tubes are open is no guarantee they will work if they are. Many who have STD's treated will not have tube damage, but any damage could lead to poor function without full blockage. You may want to wait until you have trouble conceiving to do all the testing. There are ways to bypass tubes through IVF, to have kids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you had symptoms of a STI or STD and it was confirmed that you had it . And it was cured Can you get the symptoms again ? If you thought you had it
Sure: Did partner get treated also? If not, then will likely get with each next sex. Both need treated and checked for resolution. Also, these are bacterial infections, and they do not produce an immunity to future (re-) infection, like chicken pox would. Condoms are your friend and can help prevent these problems (and unintended pregnancy, too). ...Read more
Yes: Bacterial stds like gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis and trichomoniasis are all treatable with antibiotics. Viral stds like herpes, hpv and hiv. It is very important that you get seen so that an accurate diagnosis can be made and proper treatment started for you and your sexual partners. ...Read more