Women's Health Community
Strep groupe B
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: medical conditions, general health, and management.

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

Strep groupe B

I recently got diagnosed with a Strep B infection after noticing symptoms such as burning in the cervix during and after intercourse. I was put on a course of ammoxicillin for ten days but my doctor said it might affect my fertility. I have read up a bit on Strep B but it seems to mainly affect pregnant women, which I am not. What I want to know is whether it is a bacterium that can be passed to my male partner? If so, is it dangerous for him? Am I at risk of infertility? If not, is it likely to be a cause of a problem when I do try and conceive?
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on KTowne's status
38 mins ago
1580318_tn?1425508904
Blank
Shannon79 In the process of making ho... Comment
1 hr ago
1580318_tn?1425508904
Blank
Shannon79 commented on Belle313's status
1 hr ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Priscy3
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Bambily
Albuquerque, NM
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Women's Health Answerers
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Priscy3
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Bambily
Albuquerque, NM
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom