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What are the symptoms. Signs of stis?

What are the symptoms. Signs of stis?

Depends: Some stds have no symptoms at all. Others can cause burning, itching, discharge, odor, pelvic pain, fever, rash, sores, and many other symptoms. If you think you might have ANS std, then call your family doctor asap. ...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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What are common STI symptoms?

What are common STI symptoms?

STI: Vaginal discharge, abdominal cramping, irregular bleeding, vaginal itching or burning, are all symptoms of an infection. Some STIs are completely silent and only testing performed routinely in a doctor's office can diagnose them. If you suspect exposure it is safer to get tested. ...Read more

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Could you ever have an STI and never show symptoms?

Could you ever have an STI and never show symptoms?

Yes: You may or may not show symptoms from a sexually transmitted infection. It could be "silently" doing damage. Get checked if you have been engaging in high risk behaviors. ...Read more

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How long does it take for symptoms of a contracted STI to show up?

Depends: It can take a couple of days, weeks, months or never have symptoms but the consequences can last a lifetime. Limit your partners and wear condoms. ...Read more

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Could there be chances of an sti with possible symptoms after 7 years?

Could there be chances of an sti with possible symptoms after 7 years?

Yes!: I remember diagnosing a woman in her eighties with syphilis, and she hadn't been sexually active for years. STI tests are easy to get. Get tested if you have concerns about yourself, your partner's activities, or if you are starting a relationship. LGromko, MD ...Read more

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Need a HIV test and other tests. New partner gave me symptoms of stis?

Need a HIV test and other tests. New partner gave me symptoms of stis?

Yes: Visit your local health department, an aids treatment center or your pcp and get yourself tested. If you have become infected with any of numerous stds, particularly hiv, initiation of appropriate therapy and establishment of a management plan will be essential to your future health. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of an STI and an std?

What are the symptoms of an STI and an std?

Depends on the STD: The most common symptom for stds is no symptom at all. Some people may notice symptoms such as genital itching, odor, discharge or sores within 3 days of exposure. Others, will never have any of these symptoms. So, if you think you may have been exposed, its best to go ahead and get tested. You may even consider getting treated for common infections just to be on the safe side. ...Read more

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