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Does STD testing hurt?
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Dr. James Kuan
Urology
2 doctors agree
In brief: In most cases, no
In general for most screening, urine testing and bloodtests are all that is required.
In certain circumstances further testing may be required.

In brief: In most cases, no
In general for most screening, urine testing and bloodtests are all that is required.
In certain circumstances further testing may be required.
Dr. James Kuan
Dr. James Kuan
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Some
Some tests may be painful or uncomfortable such as genital swabs, cultures or blood draws.
Others can be done on urine. It depends on what std we are looking for and in what situation.

In brief: Some
Some tests may be painful or uncomfortable such as genital swabs, cultures or blood draws.
Others can be done on urine. It depends on what std we are looking for and in what situation.
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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