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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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Hello Doctor, I have a brief question regarding the testing window for Syphilis as the information out...
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I have tested negative for hsv-1 in the past. I was dating a woman that unknown to me had hsv-1. We had a relationshi...
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1. Are OTC "do-it-yourself" at home kits reliable? " std tests 'r' us" 2. I had a single unprotected encounter ...
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9 days ago I received an unprotected handjob from a female sex worker who used her saliva to lubricate my penis. I di...
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Hello, I have recently been diagnosed with herpes gladiatorum. I train in jiu-jitsu and I contracted this from a ...
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