Expert Q & A Answers About Sexually Transmitted Diseases
If my partner had HPV 8 years ago, does a regular pap and shows no signs of the virus, Can I still contract it with unprotected sex?
she had hpv 8 years ago got tested recently showed negative on her pap test we had sex unprotected then she revealed she had the virus what to do?
I also had a swollen lymph node but now it's gone. It's been a week and up to now I'm still sick (with muscle pain). Doctor even gave me antibiotic but seems like it's not working. When would be the best time I could take the HIV testing?
was tested a few months back and told i had genital herpes but never had an outbreak so was shocked at result. Had another test four weeks as I was worried that I was having one, doctor did pcr/swab test but test results showed no herpes at all. Is it poss that first test was wrongly diagnosed or that when i got the vaginal area retested i just didnt have any thing then.
I had unprotected vaginal sex with a stranger for about 1-2 minutes but never ejaculated inside of her. What is my risk level?
What is my risk level of being infected with any diseases? I plan on being tested later but want to see what my risk is. I know STD's are silent and never appear but I haven't had any symptoms for about a month - other than being really stressed out. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!!
i am 26 old unmarried man . I had sex with 36 year od women with no condom . already she married and has no disease like hiv.a am got fear
I worried about the sexual disease..
Could it be possible for it to be pn my hands just through everyday living at home or in the car,school,shopping , ive been having anal pain and pain under my ribs is tht symtons of any kind ? If its not possoble could syphilis or other std be on my hands or things ? Its been a few months since i started
i am a young woman in a long term realtionship
Is there a test for trich in males? I recently went to my urologist and expressed my concern. He said there was no accurate test for men.
I feel like I have a pushing feeling inside my urethra
Hi doctor, I am a man, 26 year olds. i had a syphilis test (RPR and TPHA compo) after 9 weeks exposure. The test result is negative for both. I know that this test is not conclusive and i must re-test after 3 months exposure. However, i am confused now because after i did the 9 weeks syphilis test i took oral dose of azithromycin which treat for my current chlamydia disease. So whether such antibiotic affect syphilis test and the 3 months-test for syphilis which i intend to test will not be conclusive for me? if not which test is conclusive, how long i must wait for??. Thank you very much doctor
I recently was sexually active with a partner who subsequently tested positive for HSV-2; she had never been tested before, I had tested negative a few months prior. I retested soon after and again was negative. Now it has been about 10 weeks and I want to test again to make sure that I haven't converted before becoming sexually active with a new partner. If this upcoming test for HSV-2 is negative, how sure can I be? What is the false negative rate of this test?