What is meant by STD gonorrhea?

See below. Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (std) caused by a bacterium. People get gonorrhea by having sex with someone who has the disease. “having sex” means anal, vaginal, or oral sex. Gonorrhea can still be transmitted via fluids even if a man does not ejaculate. Gonorrhea can also be spread from an untreated mother to her baby during childbirth.
Bacterial infection. Neisseria gonorrhea is a bacterium that lives in human body fluids. N. Gonorrhea is often referred to as gc, n. Gonorrhea or gonorrhea. Gonorrhea is transmitted primarily during anal or vaginal sex and occasionally through oral sex. Gonorrhea can be transmitted even when the penis or tongue does not completely enter the vagina, mouth or rectum.

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How quickly to you get symptoms from an std? Gonorrhea specifically?

Within 3-14 days. Gonorrhea's incubation period (meaning the time it takes from exposure to signs of clinical infection) can be within about 1-2 weeks. If you know you've been exposed or you know your partner has been recently exposed and there has been intimate sexual relations between you even in the form of kissing only you may be infected. Women often show no symptoms of a gonnorheal infection unlike men. Read more...

What is the liklihood of getting gonorrhea or another std from a single time receiving of cunnilngus?

No significant risk. STDs are difficult to transmit by cunnilingus; even the busiest STD clinics almost never see infected women in whom this has been the only possible exposure. The main exception is that if the oral partner has oral herpes (cold sores, fever blisters), genital herpes could result. But no measurable risk for gonorrhea or chlamydia. Read more...

Recently diagnosed with gonorrhea this month and me and my partner got treated she was clean. How long can the STD be in my body before I realise?

It depends. Gonorrhea in chronic form, that is without overt symptoms, can exist in females for a significant period of time. Chlamydia is best known for this action, but Gonorrhea can also do the same. Make sure that you get re-tested after completing the appropriate antibiotic treatment to be certain that the treatment was effective BEFORE you begin again any at risk sexual behavior. Read more...

How did I get an std? I recently found out and got treated for gonorrhea, my question is how did I get it. I have been with one partner in the last 3 years I have never cheated, and he says he did not cheat. He was tested twice, once when I got tested and

Sometimes, . Sometimes, after ruling out the usual suspects, we are left with an unsolved mystery. If you have been treated with a negative test of cure; and your contacts have been checked this is probably the best that can be hoped for. Read more...

What happens if you give head to someone with an STD like gonorrhea?

GC - fellatio. You would be at high risk for becoming infected. Fellatio can lead to pharyngeal gonorrhea without you knowing it. Get tested. Read more...
Infection. You will likely contract an oral std (...Or more than one, gonorrhea & chlamydia are often found together...And increased likelihood for hiv, etc.). About 1/2 get sore throat and/or flu-like symptoms. If worried about this possibility, need to admit it to dr, as routine throat culture often won't "grow" these, and antibiotic selection needs to cover them as well. Nothing wrong w/condom use! Read more...

How long does each type of STD testing results take to come in? My bf said he was negative the same day he was tested could he be lying? Gonorrhea

Most within 24 hrs. Most standard std testing results can be obtained within 24 hours depending on the labs availability with the exception of syphilis testing which can take up to 1 week. Read more...
Most likely . If he went to high end clinic that does dna testing in office he could have gotten same day but probably not. If someone is positive the health dept is supposed to contact everyone they had sex with and get treated. Read more...

If a person has STD like gonorrhea, or syphlis or herpes, does it mean he/she is near to death?

No. But these are potentially serious medical conditions that need to be treated promptly for the best long term outcome. Read more...