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Can I get an STD by being coughed on by a infected person?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Anthony Rooklin
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Sexually transmitted diseases are transmitted by sexual activity.
You would not get these diseases by being coughed on by an infected person.

In brief: No
Sexually transmitted diseases are transmitted by sexual activity.
You would not get these diseases by being coughed on by an infected person.
Dr. Anthony Rooklin
Dr. Anthony Rooklin
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Dr. Marcus Degraw
Pediatrics
In brief: No
No, there are no stds that are spread by coughing.
Only through contact with infected skin or infected body fluids.

In brief: No
No, there are no stds that are spread by coughing.
Only through contact with infected skin or infected body fluids.
Dr. Marcus Degraw
Dr. Marcus Degraw
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