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The STD Forum is intended only for questions and support pertaining to sexually transmitted diseases other than HIV/AIDS, including chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, human papillomavirus, genital warts, trichomonas, other vaginal infections, nongonoccal urethritis (NGU), cervicitis, molluscum contagiosum, chancroid, and pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). All questions will be answered by H. Hunter Handsfield, M.D. or Edward W Hook, MD.

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By concernedfemale88
Dear Doctors, Hoping I can please have some knowledge on Genital Herpes exposure and the risks involved with transmi...
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By CJCJCJ Blank
Dear Dr HHH   Im a 31 yeqr old male.   I posted a question just over a month ago after I had protected sex with a...
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By jatlg Blank
Hi, 29 y/o M - recently traveled to Thailand - had unprotected sex. I was diagnosed with Gonorrhea (about 5 days l...
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By emmajk Blank
Hi Doctor, so I have been worried sick about some strange symptoms I have been having, I will also tell you that I wo...
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By Cam_77 Blank
Dear Doctor Handsfield, I found out I had genital warts about a year and a half ago. I originally was prescribed V...
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By Steve8511 Blank
Hello Dr, I had HSV genital symptoms a few years back and only recently had the guts to go and get a blood test an...
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I am a hetero male in my 40s. Get STD tests every year. In August 2013 - Negative for all tested STDs including h...
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By Sprondonticle
Hello there, I am a 52 yo perimenopausal female and am trying to come off Valtrex. I contracted HSV2 in 1989 and did ...
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By Med Help Blank
Questions are welcome about all STDs other than HIV, including chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, human papillomavirus, ...
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By joesmith1
Thanks for the forum doctors, great information here. I am a straight male who recently had mutual unprotected oral w...
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By nick_25
Hi Doc, I am a 25 year old male and have been a virgin all throughout until 15 days ago when i had sex with a CSW,...
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By oxk7
Dear Drs. I have performed oral sex (cunnilingus) on my girlfriend in the past. I can’t know for sure if she has ...
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By JohnDoe50 Blank
I recently had an HSV 1 (Herpes Simplex 1) IgG test which came back positive at a level of 6. The negative range is ...
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By FirstLastarian Blank
I have been reading some of your posts on gonorrhea, and would appreciate a little clarification. Does gonorrhea ...
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By Edward1989
Doctors, last year I received a ** from a girl and at 8 weeks I had a red bump on my foreskin. It lasted about 2-3 da...
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By problem0503 Blank
I am a 31 year old male. Eight months ago I had one time unprotected sex with a woman. Eight days after I went to a w...
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I had a sexual encounter with a prostitute a week and a half a go, and even though I took precautions, I think that I...
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By Lamps
OK, so I need help from an expert sorting this out. Two recent test results both came back positive for herpes simple...
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By Handler12
Hello Dr. I had two separate encounters with CSW's. A condom was used for the entire time, and there was no slipp...
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Doctor, I was diagnosed (confirmed by rapid test) with strepthroat. The girl iI've been involved with insisted we c...
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