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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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daisydearFeb 26
entropy_boyAug 06, 2008
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By entropy_boy Blank
Hello doctor- I need some realistic and logical advice on dealing with recurrent genital warts. I’ve had an in...
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Hello, I have some serious concerns regarding how HPV is spread from one person to another. A little background:...
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I had a bout of shingles 5 weeks ago just two weeks before my marriage. It now healed without persistent pain but lef...
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By TomMeatus Blank
Doctors, Please help. My issue is exactly like the issue at this MedHelp thread: http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Urolo...
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By worriedwellworried Blank
Dear Doctors, I've read a lot of conflicting information on the internet, and I'm unclear as to what to believe. ...
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davejonesOct 26, 2005
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By oldNdumb Blank
Dear Doc, I wrote you before concerning protected sex with a sex worker in Thailand. (10/22/05). I appreciate t...
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By itsgoingontoolong Blank
I had unprotected sex and oral sex almost two months ago. I then had sex with my wife who then developed a case of BV...
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By carnival55 Blank
3.5 weeks ago protected vaginal sex with a sex worker. I passed out afterwards and do not remember removing the cond...
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By unluckyoral Blank
I have been concerned about swollen glands in my armpit groin and neck for about a month. My friend, who is a family...
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digicubeOct 11, 2005
SweetCarolineOct 11, 2005
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SweetCarolineOct 10, 2005
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By digicube Blank
I have genital warts. I would like to know the cost of treatment. There are about 5-10 visible bumps. I'm self-employ...
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By jondough1985 Blank
I read that HPV and Herpes can spread through skin to skin contact that is not covered by the condom, such as the scr...
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Here is what my test results said: Test results: Neg 1.0 Note: Negative indicates no ...
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Dear Doctor, I've been monitored for cervical dysplasia for two years now, with a colposcopy/cervical smear every ...
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I think I know the answer to this but want to verify. In going to other sites about STD risks there is almost univer...
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By soirdutrain Blank
I first noticed a cold sore forming on my lip yesterday morning, which became more inflamed this morning. However, la...
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RiziKhanDec 17, 2014
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Edward W Hook, MD Jun 23, 2014
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By cnidar Blank
As you can see from my posting history, I posted a question back in Dec 2012 about what I thought was a risky exposur...
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Hi, I've been wanting to spice up my relationship for a while now and would like to allow my girlfriend to give an...
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I_guess_i_am_OCDDec 02, 2014
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Edward W Hook, MD Feb 18, 2014
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Hello, Aged 17 I was diagnosed and successfully treated for chlamydia with a single dose of antibiotics. I was in...
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Paul01856Nov 25, 2014
gator1993Nov 11, 2010
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By gator1993 Blank
Drs, I'm a 39 yr old male that for a past few weeks have been experiencing some discomfort in the testicular area....
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By atb1002 Blank
Hi Doctor, My friend, a 27 year old male, went to a massage parlor recently and ordered the full treatment (inter...
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