STDs Community
Do STDs live on clothing?
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding STD issues such as: Chlamydia, Crabs (pubic lice scabies), Gonorrhea, Hepatitis (viral), Herpes, HPV, Molluscum Contagiosum, PID, Rectal Infections, Syphilis, Trichomonas, Warts, Yeast Infection

For questions and support for HPV/genital warts, please visit our HPV Community. For questions and support for Herpes, please visit our Herpes Community.

Please note, this forum does not cover AIDS/HIV issues. Please visit our HIV Prevention Community for information and support.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Do STDs live on clothing?

How long can STDs survive on dirty clothes and underwear in the laundry basket? How long can STDs , specifically chlamydia or gonorrhea, live on a pubic hair on the bathroom floor? PLEASE answer both questions thank you so much
Tags: STDs, Clothing
Related Discussions
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
101028_tn?1348750963
you have multiple questions now on the forum which is against forum rules. our read before posting post is located under the "important announcements" tab on the forum.

we call them std's for good reason - it takes naked and intimate type contact to contract them.  so far none of the questions you have asked on the forum are any risk at all for a std!!!!!

grace
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
No Chlamydia and Gonorrhoeae cannot live on clothing anywhere, or a pubic hair on the floor. They are sensitive to the environment. There are no reported cases of these types of STD living outside the host.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
STDs Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
Apr 16 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top STDs Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
alan74
United Kingdom
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
shandy92
United Kingdom
101028_tn?1348750963
Blank
gracefromHHP
PA
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
deksman2
Croatia
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Dallasfan
580755_tn?1357673215
Blank
Vance2335
Buffalo, NY