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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
Is scabies an std/sti? Will everyone in household catch it? If you have it, is itching a requirement?
Can a skin biopsy determine if I have a STD or viral infection and even somthing like scabies for a unknown lesion?
34 year-old woman with a 2-year history of recurrent rashes of small areas of itchy little papules, on the legs and then arms, despite treatment.....?
See Derm: YOu need to consult a skin specialist who may consider doing a skin biopsy to find out the cause if possible. Even if the cause may not be found, there are usually effective treatments. In the meanwhile, try applying skin moisturizer at least 1x daily ...Read moreSee 9 more doctor answers
I went to health department for STD they stated they would contact me within 10 days if something was wrong they never did a month later i go for a s?
Contact them: Yes, contact them for an answer. Good luck. ...Read more
Do I have an STD i can't tell if i got cuts from dry shaving or if its an STD but my boyfriend is 100% clean so i don't know how i would of gotten an STD http://tinypic.Com/view.Php?Pic=29apbmp&s=5
Man/woman's origin: From the birth of this planet, by whatever means one believe's in, bacteria and viruses have existed.They have predated man's existence, and have survived frozen in ice for "zillions of years" and still retained their infective capacity. Std's are transmitted by viruses and bacteria from human contact(man to woman or any other combination) and will be with our planet until it no longer exists. ...Read more