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How does skin to skin contact lead to a std?

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Dr. Vanita Patel
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes

Prolonged skin to skin contact can cause various stds like herpes, genital warts, hpv, etc.
Hence use of condoms is always recommended to protect against stds.

In brief: Yes

Prolonged skin to skin contact can cause various stds like herpes, genital warts, hpv, etc.
Hence use of condoms is always recommended to protect against stds.
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