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Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Brazilian Waxing and Infections??, public health regulations, infectious germs
public health regulations, infectious germs, brazilian waxing: Hello Christine, Although the wax may be hot enough to be melted, it is hot enough to kill any skin germs or potentially sexually transmitted germs. That temperature would cause a 2nd or 3rd degree burn on your skin, which would not be very good either. I...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on Penis, std, sex
std, sex, disease: Jonathan, I would advise you to have your doctor check this out. Also, I would recommend not having sex until you are married. This can help in preventing Sexually transmitted diseases and also pregnancy in your partner. Please don t hesitate to make a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps, chronic skin condition, human papilloma virus
chronic skin condition, human papilloma virus, health care provider: Hi Nick, The bumps could be due to human papilloma virus, or it could be a chronic skin condition known as lichen planus. It really needs to be further examined by a knowledgeable health care provider or dermatologist to identify it properly and offer you...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Burning sensation in penis after urinating, burning sensation in penis, excessive secretions
burning sensation in penis, excessive secretions, tight foreskin: Hello Adarsh, Burning with urination ( dysuria ) is from irritation of the sensory nerves at the tip and end of the urethra, which is the tube that drains urine and semen (during sex) from the body. Very concentrated urine (from not drinking enough water)...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis, human papilloma virus, confirmation results
human papilloma virus, confirmation results, virus hpv: Hi Rich, The bumps look like they may be due to human papilloma virus (HPV), the virus associated with warts. You didn t mention is your girl friend had warts or HPV, or whether you ve had them, or any other chronic or intermittent skin conditions anywhere...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: burning with urination blotchy penis tip, chlaymidia, doxycyclene
chlaymidia, doxycyclene, azithro: Hello Again, Shawn, A digital prostate exam helps to diagnose a prostate infection, but it isn t 100%. I still think your problem is related to your prostate. It may or may not be related to your having anal and vaginal sex, but vague discomfort definitely...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Constant urethral discomfort, medical lingo, human papillomavirus
medical lingo, human papillomavirus, sensory nerves: Hello Dave, Urethral discomfort is usually from irritation of the sensory nerves located in that part of your body. Such irritation may come from an infection, or irritation, or allergy, or a bunch of other problems. Do you recall exactly what urine and blood...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: cuts on vagina after sex, infection, std
infection, std, disease: Jane, The only thing I can think of is maybe your bf has some kind of infection and is transmitting it to you. Did your doctor ask about that? Ask your bf to get tested or you won t have sex with him again. There is no need to be suffering like this. So...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Discomfort, pain after urination, urgent urination
pain after urination, urgent urination, testicle pain: Hello Jake, This shouldn t be ruining your life, as it is something that need to discuss with a knowledgeable health care provider. Your testicular tingling is a perfectly normal physiologic event. Not sure what you mean by protate spasms, since...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: dont know what it is!, chemical cautery, human papillomavirus hpv
chemical cautery, human papillomavirus hpv, visible warts: Hi Again, Emily, As many as 60-80% of all adults in the US have been exposed to and infected with HPV at some time during their sexually active lives. It is therefore highly likely that your past and future sex partners are, or have already been infected....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on Penis, sexual partner, social responsibility
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on Penis, sexual partner, social responsibility, condemnation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Genital Herpes and HIV, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, protected: Gene, I don t know if the chances were very high. But I wouldn t recommend that you ever take this risk again. Your health and life is of the utmost importance. Yes, you should probably wait to be tested but why not ask your doctor to check you out. ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: gonococcal pharyngitis, sinus congestion, gonococcal pharyngitis
sinus congestion, gonococcal pharyngitis, acid base balance: Hello John, It really does sound like you have an acute viral upper respiratory infection, possibly with a touch of allergies and sinus congestion, thrown in for good measure. Precum and semen are mildly alkaline in pH (acid base balance), and perhaps...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Help me Sir! Please, signs and symptoms of hiv, symptoms of hiv
signs and symptoms of hiv, symptoms of hiv, hiv aids: Hello Bawar, Your past partner s possible use of or addiction to opium, does not necessarily mean they are infected with any STDs including HIV/AIDS, however, sometimes in order to get money, people may sell their bodies for sex with others who are HIV or...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes Transmission, paper towel dispenser, hands free soap dispenser
paper towel dispenser, hands free soap dispenser, commercial paper towel dispenser: Hello Mary, Yes, indeed, it sounds like you have a generalized anxiety disorder with a very strong obsessive compulsive component that needs to be addressed by a mental/behavioral health specialist, because it does not usually get better without some sort...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Houston Free STD Clinics..., county health department, clymedia
county health department, clymedia, planned parenthood: Hi Joe, Sorry to hear about this misfortune. It definitely sounds like you have chlamydia or gonorrhea. Since you live in Houston, there will be Planned Parenthood as well as the city or county health department where you should be able to get free or low...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: help me too!!!, skin problem, skin problems
skin problem, skin problems, clitoris: Hello Shondah, Itchy bumps in the genital area are generally UNRELATED to rashes elsewhere. This site is designed to help people with questions about STDs, not dermatologic or skin problems, unless the skin problem is related to an STD. Are you sexually...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: help me understand, resistant staph aureus, bartholins abcess
resistant staph aureus, bartholins abcess, sebaceous cyst: Hi Again, Lisa, Whoops! Sorry to have lapsed into medspeak! If this ever happens in the future, you may gain information about the terms in question by doing one of these two searches: www.google.com (in the search window, type define [name of term]...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: herpes type 1, herpes type 1, infectious mononucleosis
herpes type 1, infectious mononucleosis, herpes virus: Hello Again, Michelle, Sorry, your history is a bit disconnected to make much sense of it. That is why it is important to have a good relationship with your doctor! They should be able to figure it out and tell you what you want and need to know. You...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: an itchy burning blister on my penis, public health department, luck mark
public health department, luck mark, reoccuring: Hello Leif, You need to have a test of the actual blister before it heals, to determine if it is due to herpes, which is the main STD to be concerned about, with your symptoms. Friction type blisters usually do not occur on the penis. Check with the public...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: PEP and Herpes, post exposure prophylaxis, herpes outbreaks
post exposure prophylaxis, herpes outbreaks, hsv 1: Hello Bob, PEP (post-exposure prophylaxis) meds for HIV prevention is totally unrelated to new or recurrent outbreaks of herpes. STRESS, however, does seem to enhance the likelihood of an outbreak. If you had NEVER been exposed to or infected with herpes...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: question about hiv, hiv hepatitis, bloody pads
hiv hepatitis, bloody pads, hand sanitizers: Hello Kasia, There is virtually NO RISK from catching dangerous sexually transmitted or other infectious diseases while using public washrooms. Standard precautions, such as hand washing with soap and water, using alcohol based hand sanitizers, and using...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Rash on penis, painful urination, google search
painful urination, google search, luck mark: Hello Robert, Yes, I agree there is a rash on the proximal shaft near the base, but there isn t enough specific detail to venture a guess. It may be due to a bit of contact irritation from the lotion you used; it could be human papillomavirus; it doesn t...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Really urgent, hiv infection, luck mark
hiv infection, luck mark, blood donation: Hi Faraz, Something went wrong with your blood may mean a lab error-- they dropped your specimen or cross-contaminated it with someone else s blood. It might be positive or reactive from syphilis, hepatitis, or HIV from such an error. It is highly unlikely...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red painful bump, luck mark, urgent care
luck mark, urgent care, abrasion: Hi Brianna, What should you do? See your doctor. Proper testing and treatment can quickly identify the problem and alleviate your discomfort. If you don t have a doctor who can see you immediately, then go to an urgent care that specializes in women s health/gynecology....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red spots on penis shaft 3 days after sex, late saturday evening, mild headaches
late saturday evening, mild headaches, hair follicle: Hello Regretful, Although I don t think I need to view images of you penis, as your name or other identifiers are not associated with your image, you need not be ...reticent to post pictures... on the internet. One of the common problems associated with...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Rx Interactions: STD (warts/HPV) with Tinea Versicolor Treatments..., ketoconazole shampoo, immune system modulator
ketoconazole shampoo, immune system modulator, treatment of warts: Hello Rich, Wartec is a home preparation of podophillotoxin, a less strong preparation that some health care providers sometimes use, with mixed success, for treatment of warts. It is worthy of a try for several months, to see if it will work. If unsuccessful,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: rash on penis - allergy?, sensitivity reaction, antibiotic cream
sensitivity reaction, antibiotic cream, luck mark: Hello Frickalot, Polysporin contains polymyxin and bacitracin; Polysporin triple antibiotic cream has polymyxin, bacitracin, gramicidin; triple antibiotic usually has polymyxin, bacitracin and NEOMYCIN. Neomycin is a very sensitizing antibiotic cream that...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: risk of contracting sti, syphilis sores, pubic lice
syphilis sores, pubic lice, pap smear: Hi Again, Katrina, It is absolutely NOT RECOMMENDED that you take any antibiotics unless you know that you are treating something that you truly have. It is highly likely that you or your partner would have some signs or symptoms of having something. In the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Is this an STD or male yeast?, chlamadia, skin fungus
chlamadia, skin fungus, acute inflammation: Hi Tom, Chlamydia or gonorrhea would not cause this. Neither would eczema, a skin fungus, or psoriasis. The white appearance and peeling are probably secondary to something having to do with your shaving. It doesn t itch or burn, therefore it is probably...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Strange condition, genital rash, penis issue
genital rash, penis issue, gastrologist: Hello Daryl, I need to know additional information. Exactly what tests were run and re-run by the two doctors? Which blood tests? What stool and urine tests? There aren t generic tests to test for everything. The doctor needs to think of specific infections...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Spots on penis, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, rash: What does your GP advise you to do? I m not an official medical doctor so I hope you can get some help. Get a 2nd opinion if your regular doctor is not helping you. Rashes on the torso are sometimes shingles but I can t diagnose that over the internet. Like...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std transference through gene's, arthritis, health
arthritis, health, genes: Here is an article I found about transferring gonorrhea which I don t see anything about through genes. Then I found an article about transferring arthritis. Hope these are helpful. You can also do your own searches on the internet. Good luck and God bless....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: WEIRD URETHRA GROWTH Probably HPV, luck mark, reddish colour
luck mark, reddish colour, urethra: Hello Jordan, The rapidly growing growth from your urethra sounds very much like a wart. Warts may be treated with cryotherapy, tri-chloro acetic acid (TCA) 85%, or even podophyllin. Surgery by a urologist may be required if a blockage is detected higher...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: white spot on penis, wart virus, skin fungus
wart virus, skin fungus, health care provider: Hi David, The image is a bit small and unclear, but it appears that the white spot may be due to the wart virus, human papillomavirus. It could also be due to a skin fungus, especially if it can be rubbed or scraped off. You may need to see a health care...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White spots on labia, sex, checkup
sex, checkup, woman: Hello, I would urge you to go get a checkup at your doctor. I hate to say this, but are you sure your partner has not had sex before. All is takes is 1 encounter with someone else and he could have contracted an STD and transmitted it to you. If it isn...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: do i have something?, std, sex
std, sex, infection: I strongly advise you to go to your doctor for a checkup or a clinic. If you are having sex, you might be transmitting an STD. I wouldn t recommend having sex before marriage because of STD problems and/or pregnancy. Please don t hesitate to get medical advice...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis head, contact dermatitis, luck mark
contact dermatitis, luck mark, uncut penis: Hello Jack, Soap is rather irritating to sensitive areas of the body, and if your penis was rubbed excessively (friction burn) during sex, then you could have a contact dermatitis. Not sure what you meant by having cold sores a month ago and idk (I don...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps in Pubic Region, sexual encounter, pubic bone
sexual encounter, pubic bone, sexual history: Hi Again, Lesto, I answered your question earlier, but forgot to address your last question. NO, you need not be worried. Molluscum is technically a skin virus that can spread during physical contact between people, but is no big deal, and does not get worse...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps in Pubic Region, sexual encounter, pubic bone
sexual encounter, pubic bone, characteristic feature: Hello Lesto, The bumps appear to be molluscum contagiosum, a nuisance self-limited skin virus that produces a firm roundish bump with a dimple. When picked off or injured in some way, it usually allows the skin to heal without them. The white stuff that...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Chlamydia, genital chlamydia, chlamydia trachomatis
genital chlamydia, chlamydia trachomatis, chlamydia: Hello Michelle, There are several types of chlamydia organisms. The one responsible for genital chlamydia is also known as Chlamydia trachomatis. Another chlamydia, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, was previously known as Chlamydia pneumoniae, and can cause respiratory...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: *****Discomfort in Urethra*****, acetominophen, alleve
acetominophen, alleve, naproxyn: Hi Again, Jay, I wonder if there is any association with your cluster headaches, and this persistent urethral neuropathy? This most certainly is NOT related to any type of sexually transmitted infection. However, if you were being seen in my family practice,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash on penis on going for 6 months, warm water, hot water
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash on penis on going for 6 months, warm water, hot water, hygiene

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Hapetitis B, public health system, vaccination series
public health system, vaccination series, childhood vaccination: Hello Tamir, Although it is theoretically possible for you to get hepatitis B from oral sex from ANYONE, it is unlikely. Furthermore, as you live in a westernized country, it is HIGHLY LIKELY, that your public health system has already made sure that you...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes?, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, health: Hi Mary, Sorry for the delay. I ve had some problems with my email. So has anything happened since you sent me your question? If your boyfriend had sex with someone else, he could have herpes that is dormant and then comes out. I have heard of this story...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: itchy red dots on and arpoud vaginal area, vaginal, health
vaginal, health, woman: I would advise you to go to your doctor and get a checkup and advice. I can t tell you over the internet. I m not sure if one of the side effects of depo would be this condition. I do not recommend that method of birth control or any kind of hormonal birth...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: The mycoplasma result came back, chinese policies, pain in the butt
chinese policies, pain in the butt, luck mark: Hello Billy, I am unfamiliar with the abbreviations that were used, but guessed that MIN is minocycline, and DOX is doxycycline. Both are from the class of tetracyclines, and either one is good. Since you have minocycline already, than just take it according...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: ABOUT PAST SEX, hiv test, living in denial
hiv test, living in denial, test lead: Hello Ramesh, You have a very, very low risk of getting HIV from these activities. It is always good to know whether any potential sex partner-- male or female, has been HIV recently tested. That at least shows that they are concerned about their own well...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penile Contact Dermatitis, unprotected oral sex, contact dermatitis
unprotected oral sex, contact dermatitis, burning sensation: Hello Jim, I am not a doctor, however I am a primary care physician assistant; I diagnose and treat numerous medical problems including STDs and dermatologic problems-- of the penis, and elsewhere! You ve already seen emergency room medical staff, who are...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Possible gonorrhea/chlamydia?, living in beijing, hep c
living in beijing, hep c, beijing china: Hello Billy, It seems very UNLIKELY that you have gonorrhea, chlamydia, or mycoplasma. These are all inflammatory conditions that would result in your having POSITIVE Leukocytes (white blood cells) in your urine. Nitrites would suggest a bacterial infection...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: protected insertive fellatio, hiv, ars
hiv, ars, insertive: Can you email me at DWooley97@aol.com as I have a few questions that I am unsure about. I will have to do some research about ars and the symptoms. Studies are showing that condoms are not 100% safe in preventing diseases or infections. So if you are wearing...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: question about HIV, bikini panties, hiv virus
bikini panties, hiv virus, hiv transmission: Hello Lydia, There is ABSOLUTELY NO RISK to you or your family from such exposure. HIV cannot easily be transmitted, unless it is forcibly injected into the circulation from a needle stick, or through a blood transfusion with severely contaminated blood or...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red bumps in my genital area., sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, medical: Michael, Sorry I did not get your question until now. I hope you are better by now. I would advise you not to have sex until you get married to prevent sexually transmitted diseases or cause pregnancy. Other risks and problems as well. Let me know how I...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash on penis on going for 6 months, sex, test
sex, test, sexual: Alexander, Unfortunately, I don t have anything to add to your situation. I really can t understand if anything else happened besides the lack of hygiene for 4 days. It seems like there could be another cause. Keep going to doctors until you find satisfaction....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red rash under foreskin - allergy to baby oil?, small red bumps, skin lubricant
small red bumps, skin lubricant, health care provider: Hello Tom, Baby oil can sometimes cause rashes, as can almost any other skin lubricant as well. It may be an allergy, or it may be a contact irritant. Sometimes, baby oil (or other things) may remove some of the protections normally present, allowing skin...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red spot, chronic skin problems, skin fungus
chronic skin problems, skin fungus, jock itch: Hi Again, Jon, I would try terbenifine antifungal cream (Lamisil) for at least 2 weeks. Sometimes, for odd reasons, the top layer of cells of the skin wear away, and the underlying skin, being thinner now, shows a red blotch. Sometimes, a person with other...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: RIsk of STDs, latex barrier, herpes virus
latex barrier, herpes virus, risk activity: Hello Jeremine, Using a barrier such as a condom helps, but does not offer 100% protection against STDs. Remember that STDs are transmitted from germs (bacteria, viruses, etc.) shed from the infected person, and entering the other person through a breach...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Slight redness and stinging, skin fungus, bumps on the head
skin fungus, bumps on the head, steroid creams: Hi Steven, Good to hear from you, and know that the Lamisil worked! The darker red patches on the head of your penis after masturbation, may be due to a thinning of the skin. Imagine if you would, an exterior brick wall with several layers of paint....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small bumps on testical sack, sex ed class, bacterial skin infection
sex ed class, bacterial skin infection, sebaceous cysts: Hiya, Jake, The bumps on your scrotum (the sack) sound very much like scrotal sebaceous cysts or Fordyce spots-- you may look these terms up on the web (google.com/images, if you like). They are normal variations in the skin, and do not represent anything...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small white spots on glans, yeast candida, sex with my girlfriend
yeast candida, sex with my girlfriend, vaginal yeast: Hello Sunny, Sorry, you didn t provide enough information for me to even venture a guess! If your partner is taking antibiotics, there is a chance she could have an overgrowth of vaginal yeast (candida), which may affect your penis, and in fact cause itching....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Sore / Swelling in the scrotum, scrotal sac, cystic structure
scrotal sac, cystic structure, luck mark: Hello Again, Kumar, Unfortunately, I can t really assist you without actually seeing and feeling the bump. That is why it is important to see a health care provider who can examine you and piece together the clues to come up with an accurate diagnosis and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spots, std, disease
std, disease, infection: I would recommend getting a checkup at your doctor or local clinic. Your health is of the utmost importance so don t hesitate to get medical advice. Is it possible that you have a sexually transmitted disease. Please ask me a followup question and give me...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Staphylococcus aures in semen, fsh test, maintaining erections
fsh test, maintaining erections, semen analysis report: Hello Again, Md Asif, Your follow-up question is not about sexually transmitted infections, which is what this particular AllExperts subject is designed to address. Men exhibit a large variation in penile size and shape, as do women s vaginas. But it...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std, menstrual irregularities, depo provera
menstrual irregularities, depo provera, period pregnancy: Hello Tiffany, No, trichomoniasis cannot cause you to miss your period. Pregnancy can, but you tested negative for that, although I would repeat the pregnancy test in another month if you still haven t had your period. Very thin, very athletic, and very overweight...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD, unprotected, sex
unprotected, sex, intercourse: I found this article about yeast infections and maybe it was not caused from sex. Please read http://std.about.com/od/parasiticandfungalstds/f/yeastanstd.htm Also, you can check with your doctor. Please reconsider having sex with your boyfriend. How old...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std?, red blotches, lot of nerve
red blotches, lot of nerve, nerve endings: Hello Noah, If you had only 5 seconds of oral sex, it is not likely there was enough contact for you to actually acquire anything, especially based on your symptoms. Ejaculation usually follows having an erection and some sort of stimulation. This can cause...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std, std, infection
std, infection, disease: I can t tell you over the internet. You will have to go to a doctor or clinic and have a checkup. Don t hesitate because it could be an STD (if you have had sex) or something that can be treated. Your health is of the utmost importance. Let me know if I can...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std, uti and penis cancer, human papilloma virus hpv, human papilloma virus
human papilloma virus hpv, human papilloma virus, penis cancer: Hello Alax, There is some evidence that human papilloma virus (HPV), which is an STD, may be associated with precancers and cancers of the penis, especially in UNCIRCUMCISED men. It is certainly associated with precancers and cancers of the cervix and vulvovagina...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White Bumps, fordyce spots, google
fordyce spots, google, skin conditions: Hi Tyler, Certain skin conditions may occur on the scrotum that may look really abnormal, but may be only cosmetic. Fordyce spots usually do not get larger than a few mm in size. Sebaceous cysts, on the other hand, sometimes may get very large. See photos...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White spots on scrotum, burning sensation, luck mark
burning sensation, luck mark, antibiotic cream: Hi Again, Chris, The signs and symptoms you have are strongly suggestive of either Staph or Strep, as described earlier. It does not sound like the skin virus that causes molluscum contagiosum, although that is other option. Examining the skin should quickly...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Should I be worried?, infectious germs, inner rim
infectious germs, inner rim, hiv testing: Hello Marcus, No, I would not be concerned about HIV or other STD from such an exposure. It was highly unlikely that you came into contact with any dried but still infectious germs through your penile meatus (opening). However, it is far more pleasant and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I am worried about Hiv, vaccination series, illicit drug use
vaccination series, illicit drug use, hepatitis b: Hello Again, Raheman, Their is a remote, REMOTE possibility, but HIGHLY UNLIKELY. No one can give you 100% certainty with an answer. The best advice is get an HIV antibody test, and repeat it 3 months after the incident. I don t think you have anything to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Yeast infection for over a year!?, yeast, infection
yeast, infection, disease: I don t know what else to add if she has already been to numerous doctors. One thing is you might want to try to find a doctor who is knowledgeable about natural medications or homeopathic. Did she have the yeast infection before you dated her. Or is something...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Advice please, sexual health clinic, unprotected oral sex
sexual health clinic, unprotected oral sex, throat cultures: Hello Again, Chris, Mild prostatitis may in fact cause your mild symptoms, and I agree with your doctor. Prostatitis frequently develops after mild inflammation, infection or stimulation of any nature. Bactrim DS (trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole, TMP/SMZ)...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Dozens of tiny white spots on penis, human papilloma virus, virus hpv
human papilloma virus, virus hpv, health care provider: Hi Again! The terbenifine cream was for a skin fungus, and seemed effective. My guess is that your penis has a foreskin, and the dryness is one of the common consequences following a skin irritation. The top layer of skin cells began to shed, and new ones...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Genital Human Papillomavirus, gardasil, health
gardasil, health, hpv: I am not able to answer some of your questions but I can do some further research if you would like. I would recommend being tested yourself for HPV so you will know your own status. Maybe I missed something in your question but I don t see that you have been...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: glans' color photo added, e mail address, color variation
e mail address, color variation, glans penis: Hello Again, Germano, I m sorry, but NO IMAGE WAS RECEIVED on my end. There may be a problem with the service... I will report your issue. If you like you may resend image to my email address, or wait until the service addresses this technical problem. (Another...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes, saliva hiv, bladder infection
saliva hiv, bladder infection, new bite: Hello Kara, I m sorry this is so stressful for you, although it is totally understandable. You ve described several things that can be concurrent but different medical conditions happening, or they can all related. Skin bumps attributed to spider bites...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv / aids concern, cervical secretions, aids concern
cervical secretions, aids concern, sex etc: Hello Real Answers Please, You are asking a question that cannot be answered with 100% certainty. I m sure you would agree, that unlike what most of us are taught in school, most answers to questions are not 100% yes or no, true or false, right or wrong....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Irritated Penis Head When Stimulated, hand lotions, luck mark
hand lotions, luck mark, steroid cream: Hi Lon, I agree with you, that it does not appear to be an STD. You didn t mention whether you use any lubrication during stimulation-- if so, what type? Or whether condoms are always involved? Or whether you have any other rashes or skin conditions ANYWHERE...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itching after chlamydia treatment?, std, disease
std, disease, infection: Brittney, You will have to check with your doctor to get a diagnosis. I can t diagnose over the internet. If you feel itching something may be a problem. Of course, I would encourage you to not have sex to prevent future STDs. Email me at DWooley97@aol.com...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Mycoplasma, mycoplasma, health
mycoplasma, health, medication: I m really sorry but this is mostly out of my expertise. I would get all the tests you can. Also, get a 2nd opinion but I think I understand that you have done that already. I would suggest checking everything, such as prostate as you said. Don t give up until...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Pains, pains, pain
pains, pain, std: Hi Lizi, Do you have any other symptoms or clues that could help me figure out what this could be? Have you consulted your personal physician? Please do so if you haven t already. Your health is of the utmost importance so don t hesitate to get medical...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: pre- seminal discharge in females, end organs, pre seminal fluid
end organs, pre seminal fluid, paraurethral glands: Hello Suny, Pre-seminal discharges occur in men, as women don t produce semen. There are similar lubricating vaginal exudates from similar glands, but they re a bit different. Everyone is different. Some people may need very little stimulation, others...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Query on STD / HIV, pink patches, skin fungus
pink patches, skin fungus, health care provider: Hello Gaur, The pain that you were experiencing with the pink patches, may be a temporary irritation related NOT TO AN STD or HIV, but to a skin fungus. I would try something like terbenifine, tolnaftate, or miconazole. If after a week or two of treatment...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red dots on tip of penis, greyish head and a rash on the foreskin, disease, std
disease, std, infection: Sorry for the delay with getting your question. Did you find out yet? Hopefully you are ok. But if you have a disease, it s liveable. I know that is hard to understand but I have know people that have lived with herpes and still live an enjoyable life. Please...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red little dots on tip of penis., sex, std
sex, std, disease: Try not to panic. If you haven t already, then get checked by a doctor. This could be a sexually transmitted disease but I can t tell you over the internet. Your health is of the utmost importance so please don t hesitate to get medical treatment/advice. Try...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Sexually transmitted diseases, std, disease
std, disease, sex: I m so sorry for the delay on your question. I would advise you to check with your doctor if you haven t already. This could be something serious or not but you must find out. Also, please consider refraining from sex at this time of your life to prevent any...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Skin Colored Bumps On Labia, std, disease
std, disease, infection: Please go to a doctor or medical clinic to get this looked at. This could be something serious or not. But your health is of the utmost importance so don t hesitate to get a consultation. Please email me at DWooley97@aol.com if you want to talk more. Hope...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: small bumps on penis, infectious germs, small bumps on penis
infectious germs, small bumps on penis, bumps on penis: Hello Adrian, Sexually transmitted infections are caused by germs that are essentially spread through sex. Other infectious infections can sometimes be spread through close or intimate contact, although they are not thought of as an STD. So the question is...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small, white bumps., herpes hiv, hiv hepatitis
herpes hiv, hiv hepatitis, labia majora: Hello Julie, Little bumps on the labia or vulva are probably normal variations in the skin, such as Fordyce spots or hair bumps, folliculitis or something similar. Perhaps it would be wise for you to think of alternative and safer activities than oral sex...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD?, chronic skin conditions, pearly papules
chronic skin conditions, pearly papules, human papilloma virus: Hello John, The photograph was not received. If your doctor gave you Aldara, this was for presumed human papilloma virus (HPV), the virus that causes warts. Tiny bumps on the penis may be pearly papules, lichen nitidus, warts, or some other chronic skin conditions....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD or normal vaginal infection?, normal vaginal discharge, abnormal vaginal discharge
normal vaginal discharge, abnormal vaginal discharge, white blood cells: Hello Rose, Your vaginal discharge may be a normal physiologic discharge, or it may reflect something abnormal. The only way to tell for sure is to have yourself get examined by a knowledgeable health care provider. Yellowish usually is suggestive of white...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD/STI infection, state health departments, hepatitis b
state health departments, hepatitis b, luck mark: Hello Mark, Hepatitis B is easily transmitted through exposure to any mucous membranes, including the opening tip of the penis, and the underside of the foreskin in an uncircumcised guy. Cuts and scratches can also enhance this possibility. However, most...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Strange Bumps on Penis, oil glands, strange bumps
oil glands, strange bumps, luck mark: Hello John, I do not believe that what you have is a sexually transmitted condition, however syphilis, although rather uncommon, can take as much as 3 months to actually show first symptoms. As your last encounter with anyone was 6 months ago, it does not...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Syphilis Prevention, blood test results, syphils
blood test results, syphils, using a condom: Hi Anthony, If your partner was adequately treated for syphilis, than he should be cured and cannot spread it to you, unless he (or you) have been reinfected. The blood test results of 1:1 means a very low level of antibody that can reflect DECREASING antibody...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: syphilis test, syphilis symptoms, latent syphilis
syphilis symptoms, latent syphilis, bfps: Hello Valerie, Take a deep breath and r-e-l-a-x!! There are two possible explanations for your test results: 1) biologic false positive or laboratory error; and 2) very early new infection of syphilis. Permit me to discuss both options. Biologic False...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Unusual Bumps on my penis., bumps on my penis, venereal warts
bumps on my penis, venereal warts, luck mark: Hello Alex, The photo you sent is so dark that any details are not observable. Bumps that seem to spread may be related to HPV, the virus associated with venereal warts. It is clearly not a fungus. Do you have anal sex with the same partner? Do they have...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: One white pimple like bump non painful on my labia, health care provider, luck mark
health care provider, luck mark, antibiotic ointment: Hello Nicole, It is probably a pimple on your labia. Apply moist heat to the affected area, followed by antibiotic ointment or cream. In order to verify exactly what it is, you probably need to be examined by a knowledgeable health care provider! Good...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: whitening of interior of foreskin and difficulty in pulling it back, skin edema, skin fungi
skin edema, skin fungi, skin fungus: Hi Again, Bala, I cannot tell you whether these medications are available in India. You need to check with a drug store or pharmacy that knows about allopathic/western medicines. Usually, it will take ma week or two for healing to fully take place. ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: adult industry, illicit drug industry, industry performers
illicit drug industry, industry performers, crack cocaine: Hello Again, Bri, Every clinic or laboratory has a different definition for a comprehensive panel. I don t know what it is in your area. A comprehensive panel in most areas refers to a set of kidney and liver function tests with electrolytes, none of...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: adult performer, health, life
health, life, reports: Bri, I would advise you to change careers. I m sure there is something you can do where you won t have to risk your health and life. I don t know if you have heard the latest reports, but there are statistics that condoms really are not good protection...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Anal itching and swollen throat, nothing vaginally, athletes foot fungus, diaper rash ointment
athletes foot fungus, diaper rash ointment, skin fungus: Hello Kylie, The anal itching may be a mild contact irritation from the recent episode of anal sex, but it may also be a skin fungus similar to the athletes foot fungus. Using an antifungal topical cream like Lamisil (terbenefine), Tinactin (tolnaftate),...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Blood in urine/burning, urine dipstick test, hello george
urine dipstick test, hello george, luck mark: Hello George, Bleeding from the penis can in fact be from a cut or laceration or abrasion of the tip of the penis or just on the inside of the opening (the meatus), or it may originate from the testicles or epididymis, prostrate, urethra, bladder, ureters,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump or Blister at very tip of penis. What is it!?, venereal diseases, accurate diagnosis
venereal diseases, accurate diagnosis, luck mark: John, I said STEROID cream. The best ones are available by prescription only. You can get over-the-counter strengths of products like Cortisone, but the maximum strength you can get without a prescription is 10%, and this is a very weak preparation that...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on penis head, uncircumcised male, penis bumps
uncircumcised male, penis bumps, venereal diseases: Hello Again, Rick, Use plenty of lube when masturbating; after several weeks, try using some vinegar on the skin to see if the bumps look whiter than the surrounding skin, than it may be due to either HPV or just irritation from rubbing. HPV usually affects...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps on head of penis, skin fungus, fordyce spots
skin fungus, fordyce spots, bumps on head: Hello Again, Patrick, When your penis is engorged with blood during an erection, any penile skin will stretch out and appear larger. Warts are attached to the skin, and the skin they are connected to will stretch out, but the wart itself will not. Give...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps on head of penis, google images, informational web sites
google images, informational web sites, bumps on head: Hello John, The fine flat papules (not quite elevated bumps) on the head of your penis look very much like an intermittent chronic but benign condition known as lichen nitidus. You may look this up on google.com/images or review informational web sites...

http://en.allexperts.com/q/Venereal-Diseases-2106/2011/8/bumps-penile-shaft.htm


Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps under the penis head, vagina penis, genital warts
vagina penis, genital warts, sexual intercourse: Hello Dong, The bumps you describe sound very much like pearly penile papules also known as squamous papillomatosis, which are NORMAL skin variations UNRELATED to HPV. Uncircumcised guys tend to have them appear more prominently than those who are circumcised,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Chlamydia and Gonorrhea, symptoms, discharge
symptoms, discharge, smell: Yes, it is possible but I don t know why it would take 9 months to show symptoms. There is no birth control method, including condoms, that has 100% rate of no STDs or pregnancy. You need to go to a doctor and get a check up. Because you do need to find out...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: clarification, skin rashes, health care provider
skin rashes, health care provider, burning sensation: Hello Lanre, The skin rash you have is NOT related to anything that is sexually transmitted, as you haven t had sex with anyone yet. You may have a skin infection caused by staph (MRSA), or a host of other problems that are not really abnormalities as much...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Fordyce Spot, fordyce spots, sebaceous glands
fordyce spots, sebaceous glands, health care providers: Hello Josephine, These bumps are not warts. It is surprising that your gynecologist didn t recognize them as Fordyce spots, which are tiny single or confluent sebaceous glands. They may appear as small elevated bodies or granules on the surface of the genitals...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: genital herpes shedding forever?, herpes type 1, genital herpes
herpes type 1, genital herpes, uninfected person: Hello George, How do you know that you have genital herpes? How do you know that you were infected 6 months ago? A person with a primary infection almost always will have an outbreak 3-21 days after the initial infection, NOT 6 months later. If you truly...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: genital warts, genital hpv infection, human papillomavirus
genital hpv infection, human papillomavirus, genital warts: Hello Ann, Genital warts are caused by a virus known as human papillomavirus (HPV). A genetic component may enable the virus to take hold and spread by how competent the immune system is in keeping the virus in check. I do not believe that you heard the full...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: gonorrhea, inexperienced doctors, luck mark
inexperienced doctors, luck mark, gonorrhea: Hello Jr, Gonorrhea is sexually transmitted. You got it from someone. One of you had it, but may not have been tested for it adequately. Or, someone isn t being truthful. If you had it with your penis, than your partner s throat or anus had it, but the tests...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes- Swollen Glands in Groin, swollen glands in groin, swollen lymph nodes
swollen glands in groin, swollen lymph nodes, nearby skin: Hello Tara, Tenderness and swelling of the glands ANYWHERE may reflect a bacterial infection, more than a viral infection of the nearby skin, or skin downstream of the outbreak. Sometimes, a person may have concurrent bacterial and viral infection (at the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes Whitlow, herpes lesion, herpes simplex virus
herpes lesion, herpes simplex virus, herpetic whitlow: Hi Again, John, Sorry for the misunderstanding. I wasn t suggesting that window washing caused but merely PREDISPOSED a person. The virus must be present, and if the skin is chronically macerated (moist, cracked, irritated, etc.), than such areas around...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV/AIDS, inexpensive antibiotics, immune globulin
inexpensive antibiotics, immune globulin, exposure treatments: Hi Doni, Porn stars working in larger, more recognized production companies may have written guidelines about regular and frequent HIV and STD testing. This may lower but does not totally eliminate their risk for getting or transmitting something bad. Some...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV/AIDS, sex, std
sex, std, disease: I personally don t know why women would take a chance with having intercourse with any stranger. I don t know of any birth control method or device that would prevent sexually transmitted diseases. There are many studies that no method including condoms prevent...

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv test, dna components, stomach flu
dna components, stomach flu, hiv virus: Hello Tony, HIV testing is a two stage process that ultimately searches for DNA components of the HIV virus. The test cannot be falsely positive from stomach or respiratory viruses, because it is not searching for nonspecific antibody. The Elisa component...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: mha-tp syphilis test, syphilis test, health care worker
syphilis test, health care worker, confirmatory test: Hello Again, Grayon, It is tough for any medical person to use the terminology, impossible, or 100% or 0% risk. Because science deals with probabilities, not certainties. It is highly unlikely to have a false negative confirmatory test for syphilis,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: oral sex, mutual masterbation, luck mark
mutual masterbation, luck mark, broken skin: Hello Tony, Your risk for HIV is so low as to be essentially ZERO from such an exposure. HIV requires prolonged exchange of infected bodily fluids that get into your broken skin or mucous membranes. Even prolonged oral sex is not thought to be very risky....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis Redness., luck mark, penis redness
luck mark, penis redness, masturbate: Hello Danny, You didn t mention if you have sex or masturbate, or how frequently, if you use a lotion, etc. The redness looks like a bit of irritation from stimulation. It does not look like an STD, however this is limited by having a photograph and not...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Please judge my risk, health, risk
health, risk, medical: I just said that I can t say for sure because I don t want to take responsibility for your diagnosis. You must get a diagnosis from a medical doctor. This is if you have any further problems. As I said, you must make sure as your health is of the highest importance....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: please let me know if this is any pathological condition, std, sex
std, sex, intercourse: Please go to the doctor and get a checkup. I can t diagnose over the internet but you must get a medical diagnosis. This might be a sexually transmitted disease. If so, you shouldn t be having sex because you could transmit to your partner. Condoms are not...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Purple penus, doctor, medical
doctor, medical, health: Please check with your doctor. It s important whenever you have a health problem to get medical advice and treatment if necessary. You never know when a health issue will be something serious or not. Don t hesitate because your health is of the utmost importance...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Raised bumps under penis head, pearly penile papules, coronal sulcus
pearly penile papules, coronal sulcus, venereal diseases: Hello Again, Ron, Bumps such as these are somewhat difficult to identify in some photos; sometimes we will apply some vinegar to the area in question, wait 30 or 60 seconds, and then look again for any areas that turn whitish, compared to the surrounding...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: rash, fungal infections of the skin, heat rash
fungal infections of the skin, heat rash, skin fungus: Hi Jen, Sometimes, the best advice is to recommend that a person sees their health care provider for an accurate diagnosis and an effective treatment. There are many things this rash could signify, and in fact be several things simultaneously. If the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Real exposure or OCD, sex, disease
sex, disease, infection: It wouldn t hurt to be tested. If you get tested, then you don t have to worry anymore. Then you will find out if you are negative or safe. If only $20 was missing from your money, I would think you spent that and just don t remember it. If someone robbed...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red blotches on penis head, small red bumps, pigment cells
small red bumps, pigment cells, red blotches: Hello David, Skin color is based in part on 1) the presence or absence of pigment cells (melanocytes), 2) the thinness or thickness of the skin, 3) whether the skin is keratinized (the dry surface over 99% of the skin), or unkeratinized (the moist skin of...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash on head of penis. Need help., thrush, std
thrush, std, doctor: I hate to suggest this but when you asked your girlfriend if she had unprotected sex, does that mean she had protected sex or no sex? I hate to be suspicious. But there is really no such thing as protected so if she had sex, she could have developed...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Redness on penis head persists, skin fungus, bumps on my penis
skin fungus, bumps on my penis, antifungal creams: Hi Ben, I cannot recall our earlier conversation about what you had. However, if the antifungal creams (clotrimazole and lamisil) were effective, then the problem seemed to be a skin fungus, more than anything else. Think of a brick wall, with several...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: risk of std infection, chlaymydia, vaginal ultrasound
chlaymydia, vaginal ultrasound, paper gown: Hello Kathleen, It seems highly unlikely that the plastic cover would NOT have been changed before you arrived in the room. It s somewhat tacky to think that the doctor would change the cover AFTER you arrived in the room. Sort of like not changing used...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: skin tag or genital wart?, clitirus, genital wart
clitirus, genital wart, fordyce spots: Dear Francesca, I would not freak out about this. It could be a wart, but it more likely is something benign. You may look up the following, to see if these look like what you have, using google.com/images: pearly papules, squamous papillomatosis, lichen...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: small bump on clitoris that sting, pregnant, pregnancy
pregnant, pregnancy, disease: Hi Christy, I really can t tell you what this is. It s impossible for me to diagnose over the internet. You really need to ask your doctor about this. Please email me at DWooley97@aol.com because I am concerned about you. Hope to hear from you soon. ...

http://en.allexperts.com/q/Venereal-Diseases-2106/2011/8/sore-tender-penis-tip.htm


Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD ??, luck mark, antibiotic cream
luck mark, antibiotic cream, thin hair: Hello Sam, Is there a chance of it being related to any STD? Yes, there is a small chance. It is much more likely, however, to be just an inflamed hair follicle, hair bump, or pimple. Apply moist heat compresses to it several times daily, and some antibiotic...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD ??, antibiotic cream, thin hair
antibiotic cream, thin hair, moist heat: Hi Sam, I just answered this question: STD ?? Question: hi Doctor i had sex in nov 2010 (protected viginal and oral). i got tested for chlamydia, gnorhea and hiv just out of fear of catching these things .. never had any symptoms of anysort at all .....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD, herpes type 1, herpes 2
herpes type 1, herpes 2, using a condom: Hi Sara, If you were diagnosed with herpes type 2 about 4 years ago, than how is it that your boyfriend of only the last 2 years is getting the blame?? Did you have sex with him 2 years before you became more intimate? It does sound like you may have been...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: so stressed help doc, contracting hiv, infectious condition
contracting hiv, infectious condition, psychiatric assistance: Hello Tony, From the moment we are born, we are constantly exposed to risk. Knowledge and experience puts this risk into proper perspective. Do you fear crossing a busy street? If you look both ways, and avoid traffic and stumbling, you should be fine. ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Vaginal Lump, abnormal pap smears, high grade squamous intraepithelial lesion
abnormal pap smears, high grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, squamous intraepithelial lesion: Hello Karen, In my opinion, it was very unusual that your Pap smears were normal for 7 years, and then all of a sudden, you developed a CIN 3 Pap. Each level of CIN, from CIN 1 (mild dysplasia) to CIN @ (moderate dysplasia) to CIN 3 (severe dysplasia, carcinoma...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Weird bumps on shaft of penis, flat warts, liquid nitrogen
flat warts, liquid nitrogen, luck mark: Hi Robby, The bumps do look like flat warts, best treated with a combination of cryotherapy (freezing with liquid nitrogen, compressed nitrous oxide, or something similar. See a dermatologist or family practice provider who specializes in warts (condyloma)....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: weird situation, hiv hepatitis, hepatitis b
hiv hepatitis, hepatitis b, weird situation: Hello Markogabriel, The risk from such exposure is essentially ZERO for both HIV, hepatitis B, herpes, and any other virus. Your risk of tetanus would probably be greater, but even THAT is incredibly unlikely. It is much more likely that you might develop...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: A Bit More Advice, signs and symptoms of herpes, hsv1 infection
signs and symptoms of herpes, hsv1 infection, chronic medical problems: Dear Alex, Please limit your questions so that others may also ask. I cannot say whether the current mouth ulceration is due to herpes or not. That is what your doctor can answer, with a swab of the affected lesion. Antibody tests, such as HSV 1& 2 IgM...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bruise on Penis, inflamed hair follicle, bruise on penis
inflamed hair follicle, bruise on penis, luck mark: Hello John, The bruise under the head of your penis with red marks are probably due to mild trauma from rough sex. Maybe an inflamed hair follicle on the shaft of your penis. The red marks are UNLIKELY to be be related to herpes. Good luck! --mark ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps on head of penis, pearly penile papules, bumps on head
pearly penile papules, bumps on head, bumps on the head: Hello Howdy, The fine red bumps on the glans appear to be about 1mm in size, are flat, and look somewhat like lichen nitidus, which is not thought to be an abnormal skin condition, as much as an atypical normal variation. Since it is not pathological,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps and irritaton, butt checks, coeur d alene idaho
butt checks, coeur d alene idaho, lab specimens: Hello Katie, Without observing the rash, it is difficult to say for sure. However it could be one of several different things, including: friction burn/simple scratch, yeast, herpes. You obviously need someone experienced with this sort of thing to examine...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Burning in my Urethra, non specific urethritis, burning sensation
non specific urethritis, burning sensation, vigorous sex: Hello Toby, The burning sensation you are experiencing may be due to gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomonas, herpes. Trich is not diagnosed in men with the traditional gonorrhea/chlamydia urine test commonly available; herpes cannot be easily diagnosed with urine...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: chlamydia, vaginal secretions, pap test
vaginal secretions, pap test, pap smear: Hello Chelsea, Having a Pap smear by itself, will not necessarily rule out your having had chlamydia at that time. A specific chlamydia and gonorrhea test would have been able to do that. The only way to get chlamydia is from sexual contact; or specifically...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Consult., infectious germs, uncurable diseases
infectious germs, uncurable diseases, insect borne diseases: Dear Jay, I am unaware of any infectious diseases that are spread between dogs and humans (zoonotic) in the manner you describe. Yellowing of the eyes (icterus) suggests a disorder of your liver, and the most common such cause is hepatitis from one of the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Dry sperms causing pregnancy., pelvic inflammatory disease, little journey
pelvic inflammatory disease, little journey, pelvic inflammatory disease pid: Hello Victoria, No, you could not become pregnant with dried sperm. After they dry out, they cannot wag their tails to swim from your external vagina, up the cervix, uterus and into the fallopian tube that has the ovum. Sperm need to be in good health to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Follow-up, dna amplification, fall allergies
dna amplification, fall allergies, reflux heartburn: Hello Again, Alex, Yes, it may be true that the way kids and infants get infected with herpes initially, is by intimate contact with older caregivers, such as grandparents and parents and other adults. That is the natural way of things-- early exposure to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Follow-up on irritation on glans, red dots, venereal diseases
red dots, venereal diseases, taking a leak: Hello Again, John, The smell is the result of anaerobic germs growing under the foreskin, made worse by your not cleaning your penis. Pull back foreskin every day when showering (or if you don t shower daily, maybe you should think about it?), and wash with...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: is this herpes, pearly penile papules, luck mark
pearly penile papules, luck mark, google: Hello Eric, Clusters of penile bumps around the head of the penis sounds very much like pearly penile papules, or condyloma (also known as warts ). Do a Google.com/image search for these terms to see if the photographs look like you. Without more information,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Is this herpes?, shaving the pubic area, itchy rash
shaving the pubic area, itchy rash, skinny jeans: Hi Again Jeff, Not sure why you are reluctant to visit a doctor who can tell you in an instant what exactly you have. The bumps in the pubic area still look like folliculitis, caused by the common skin germ staph aureus. Sometimes, this sometimes degenerates...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: herpes from kiss on eye, oral herpes, luck mark
oral herpes, luck mark, term friend: Hello Ajay, Yes, it probably is possible to acquire herpes from such an ill-placed kiss, but you would have had symptoms or signs within a few days of such an event. NOTHING to worry about now. No tests are required. Stop worrying, and perhaps find a long...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes and oral sex, herpes, hsv
herpes, hsv, infection: I didn t quite understand all the info so here are some links I found. Hopefully you can understand. http://www.webmd.com/genital-herpes/default.htm http://www.ehow.com/facts_5731255_difference-between-hsv_1-_amp_-hsv_2.html http://www.herpes.com/hsv1-2.htm...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: herpes transmission, coldsoars, performing oral sex
coldsoars, performing oral sex, sex with my husband: Hello Again, Berta, It is unlikely that the bumps in your mouth are herpes at all, but without seeing, it is difficult to know. It is theoretically possible for infections to be spread between dentist and patient, but it is UNLIKELY, due to glove wearing,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: herpes transmission from hand, herpetic whitlow, transmission of herpes
herpetic whitlow, transmission of herpes, herpes type 1: Hi again Rob, That is correct. Asymptomatic shedding is uncommon in your example. But this may be an opportunity to evaluate you risk and put everything into perspective! Wearing seat belts, smoking, bike riding without helmets, cock sucking, excessive alcohol,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV, hiv antibody, blood transfusion
hiv antibody, blood transfusion, hepatitis b: Hello Joyce, You and your husband are safe (whatever THAT means) from HIV infection and hepatitis B (again, I have no idea what your concerns are about). All blood transfusions in 2004 were tested for HIV, bepatitis B and C, and would not be administered...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hpv or ?? pls help!!, weird feelings, rough texture
weird feelings, rough texture, anus hole: Hi Again, Jake, Yes, you may send your photo, especially if it shows the irritated area. Without seeing what you may have, I can only suggest that it might reflect a normal skin variation, NOT AN STD. Look up in google.com/images: penile lichen nitidus...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HSV 1 /HSV 2 secondary infection, infection, disease
infection, disease, hiv: John, I am so sorry but I was not able to get to your question until now. What did happen so far in your situation? I would have said to check with your doctor and hope that you did. I can not offer as good a professional advice as your physician. In...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Irritation on glans, whitish discharge, yeast infection
whitish discharge, yeast infection, red dots: Hello John, It seems that every time you used an antifungal cream, the rash went away. Therefore, it seems reasonable that you indeed had a skin fungus that responded to the medication. One of the consequences of having a foreskin is the possibility of greater...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: NSU/gonorrhea/chlamydia. I'm confused., std, sti
std, sti, disease: Steven, No, it is not 100% certain your girlfriend would have a transmitted disease. However, she should be tested but how are you going to explain that? It was not wise to have sex with her when your problems were being resolved. I m glad to hear you P.S....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: penis, luck mark, cosmetic issues
luck mark, cosmetic issues, penis size: Hello Sunder, This site is designed to help people with questions about sexually transmitted infections, not cosmetic issues. It s not your size that matters, but what you do and how you do it with your partner. Sorry I can t help. Good luck! --mark...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: pimple next to anus, perianal warts, acne problem
perianal warts, acne problem, sebaceous glands: Hello PP, These bumps are probably retained sebaceous cysts, but the photos are not clear enough to rule out something like perianal warts. Sebaceous glands are the source of acne as well, but acne is more inflammatory (more red, tender or itchy). Therefore...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Is it possible to get hiv this way?, hiv clinic, virus particles
hiv clinic, virus particles, luck mark: Hi Rachel, It is virtually impossible to get HIV that way. Stop worrying. HIV requires sexual contact or large infusions of virus particles into an actively bleeding or oozing area. Even if the door was dripping with HIV infected blood, the risk of getting...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: rapid test, std, sti
std, sti, infection: Dear Mercy, Even if you tried to clean it up with a tissue and had the situation that you described, you could still be infected by a sexually transmitted disease. You could also be pregnant, as well. I would encourage you to ask your doctor or clinic...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Real exposure or OCD, ocd, stds
ocd, stds, neighbourhood: Hi Again Newuser, Since you do not know what happened, I cannot comment on your potential risk. As you don t remember what happened, anything could have happened. This incident occurred 11 months ago, and the situation is still bothering you. How do you think...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Two red bumps on back of penis head, health care provider, two bumps
health care provider, two bumps, google: Dear Ross, I have no idea what these two bumps are. You provided neither information, nor a photo. I don t have that type of power!! Go to google.com/images to search for photos of penile bumps to see what may look like what you have. Review some of the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red, painful bump at the tip, accurate diagnosis, luck mark
accurate diagnosis, luck mark, sexual activities: Hello Joi, In order to make an accurate diagnosis, someone needs to examine the area. It could be a pimple or scratch, or it could be herpes. You didn t mention any recent sexual activities, or exposure to any type of irritants such as lubricants, toys,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red spot in penis, luck mark, uncircumcized
luck mark, uncircumcized, google: Hello John! If you haven t had sex in awhile, than are you worried about something in particular? You didn t tell me if your circ d or uncircumcized, whether you do it with or without condoms (when you do it), with men or women or both, oral, anal, vaginal,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Redness of the penis, travocort, chronic changes
travocort, chronic changes, venereal diseases: Alex, Travogen is a topical antifungal cream. If you indeed had a skin fungus, this can progress to causing a balanitis (inflammation of glans/head and foreskin of the penis). It is generally NOT THOUGHT to be a shitty disease associated with sexual transmission....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: redness on tip of penis, sexual encounter, luck mark
sexual encounter, luck mark, uncircumcised penis: Hello Charles, How do you know that you had a sexual encounter if you were almost blackout drunk ? You wore a condom, but did it eventually culminate in sex with someone?? The condom or lubricant (if any was used) may have caused some irritation, but...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small bumps on shaft of penis, std, disease
std, disease, birth control: You could have a sexually transmitted disease but to be diagnosed, you have to go to your doctor or a clinic. You are right to be concerned. I would stop having sex at this time to avoid any further problems. This could be serious as some stds don t have a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: small red/dark blue bumps on penis., infection, herpes
infection, herpes, disease: You might want to get a checkup just to make sure that everything is ok. Don t take a chance on your health. You can receive a type of herpes if she had a cold sore or oral herpes. Please consider not having oral sex at this time of your life. Diane W...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small white bumps, wart virus, fordyce spots
wart virus, fordyce spots, accurate diagnosis: Hi Wayne, I cannot say what they are without accurate diagnosis, which is impossible in this manner. If you are sexually active with anyone else, than they may reflect HPV infection (wart virus). They may also be fordyce spots which really aren t bumps...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spots on scrotum/shaft, hair follicle, tiny red spots
hair follicle, tiny red spots, chronic changes: Hi Jody, The irritation on the skin really looks like a mild folliculitis-- inflammations of the hair follicle where skin germs may get in to cause some red bumps, sometimes with additional irritation, such as itching. It may or may not be related to recent...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std, acute viral syndrome, hiv rash
acute viral syndrome, hiv rash, hiv rashes: Hi Tom, If for some reason you did in fact contract HIV and developed these odd symptoms, than the blood test will be reactive, irrespective of how long ago everything happened. So get tested. It is HIGHLY UNLIKELY, however, that these symptoms are due to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD and Herpes Testing and Meaning, low grade fever, vaginal secretions
low grade fever, vaginal secretions, sore gums: Hi Again, Alex, You cannot easily infect your family and friends by shaking hands or by mutual touch or by handling objects like the phone. IMAGINE if infectious germs like herpes were as easy to spread as you fear! Everyone would be sick all the time. This...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Std/pregnant, pap smear, luck mark
pap smear, luck mark, chlamydia: Hi Jade, Gonorrhea and chlamydia are nasty STDs that mainly affect pregnancy in the very early or late stages; as long as you get treated as soon as possible, it is highly unlikely that anything terrible will happen to your or baby. These two STDs effect...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STI: Chlamydia, antibiotics for chlamydia, 250mg tablets
antibiotics for chlamydia, 250mg tablets, luck mark: Hello Sheridan, Azithromycin is generally given as a one time dose of 1 gram (four 250mg tablets, two 500mg tablets, or one 1000mg packet). Because of it s long half life of 72 hours (3 days), the medication stays in your body for 9 days, even though it...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: My Symptoms, right testicle pain, right testicular pain
right testicle pain, right testicular pain, pain in right testicle: Hi Again, Rely, Gee, several problems! Right testicular pain suggests having an infection there, known as epididymitis. This requires an effective antibiotic, depending on what the potential cause is. Azithromycin is a good medication to initially try....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Trichomonas vaginalis, high vaginal swab, vaginal secretions
high vaginal swab, vaginal secretions, asthma allergies: Hello Nikki, Trichomonas (trich) is a protozoa that may cause vaginal infections and is usually transmitted by sexual contact with an infected partner (who got it from another sexual partner, etc.). If the vaginal discharge does not dry out, it can survive...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Weird bumps on Penis shaft underside of scrotum., sebaceous oil glands, genital herpes
sebaceous oil glands, genital herpes, breakouts: Hello Matthew, You have NO evidence of herpes from your story of this photograph. You may have some folliculitis, or enlarged sebaceous (oil) glands, Fordyce s spots, or a combination of these. They are NOT related to the recent oral sex. If you note...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: My boyfriends penis hurts, prostate infections, common stds
prostate infections, common stds, luck mark: Hi Jessica, Is your boyfriend s penis sore only while urinating? Or is the skin itself irritated and painful? It can be due to gonorrhea or chlamydia, however it should take only one day to get the results back, NOT 2-3 weeks for the results. Prostate infections...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on penis, luck mark, skin infection
luck mark, skin infection, antibiotic treatment: Hello James, The best way to determine exactly what you have, is to see your pediatrician or doctor. It may be a normal variation in the skin. It may reflect a localized skin infection that may require prescribed antibiotic treatment. You may wish to look...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on shaft, excessive friction, luck mark
excessive friction, luck mark, red bumps: Hi John, These bumps MAY be unrelated to any sexually transmitted infection, or they may be related to HPV. Since they come and go, I m more inclined to believe they are being caused by dry skin, nothing more. Avoid excessive friction, use adequate lubrication,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: stretched broken penis skin on bottom area, emotional reason, penis enlarging
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: stretched broken penis skin on bottom area, emotional reason, penis enlarging, penis size

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: follow-up on red spot on penis, red spot on penis, nodular scabies
red spot on penis, nodular scabies, skin fungus: Hi Chaz, Thanks for the better clarity in the photo. It really looks like a skin fungus-- it is red, elevated, with the edges slightly higher than the surrounding area, with the central-most area almost looking like it s beginning to be less red-- i.e., starting...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Genital Herpes, herpes 1, antibody test
herpes 1, antibody test, genital herpes: Hi Again, Joe, The second photo does not look like herpes either. There are several types of herpes blood tests, and they are not very specific or sensitive. There are specific tests for herpes type 1 and herpes type 2, and a general test for either herpes...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: glans skin problem, gum specialist, skin fungus
gum specialist, skin fungus, luck mark: Hello David, Urologists deal with the inside of the penis ascending to the kidneys: urethra, prostate, bladder, etc. Dermatologists deal with the skin of the penis. The rash on your glans would therefore best be handled by a dermatologist. If you have access...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: herpes questions, hsv 1, antibody tests
hsv 1, antibody tests, genital herpes: Hello Jennifer, Can he give me oral sex? Even when i do not have an ob? Yes he can, but it is possible for you to asymptomatically shed virus without an outbreak, and increase his risk for a newly inquired infection. However most adults in the US have already...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes test results not clear, pain in the groin area, pain in the groin
pain in the groin area, pain in the groin, groin pain: Hello Again, Zizek, Your urine test has a few leukocytes (white blood cells) which suggest a possible infection with chlaymdia or gonorrhea. It may be a normal variation, as some uncircumcised men will have a few leukocytes in their urine without infection....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv doubt, hiv, disease
hiv, disease, infection: I am not a doctor and do not understand what these test results mean. You must go to your doctor or whoever gave you these tests and then ask them to explain the results of these tests. You must get a diagnosis and treatment. Your health is of the utmost importance....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV, "Erectile Dysfunction", any major links?, investigational device exemption, public health departments
investigational device exemption, public health departments, chronic medical problems: Hello Ryan, The FDA recalled the product because of regulatory violations... not necessarily because the devise was inaccurate. However, HIV tests available through STD clinics, doctor s offices, and public health departments are all accurate, and may be...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Inflamed Top of Penis, tinea versicolor, skin fungus
tinea versicolor, skin fungus, inappropriate medication: Hello Tank, Your doctor s giving you the combination cream clotrimazole (a weak antifungal product that has lost it s effectiveness) with betamethasone (a super strong steroid that should rarely be used on the penis) means that he didn t really know what...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I might have a std.., std, disease
std, disease, oral: You should go to a doctor and get a checkup. Please refrain from oral sex or regular sex. These can be dangerous and cause infections and/or sexually transmitted diseases. When you go to the doctor, tell him or her all the things you mentioned. Good luck and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I NEED HELP, pins and needles, sign of hiv
pins and needles, sign of hiv, first symptoms of hiv: Hello Mercysayno, I presume you hare having unprotected sex with your own wife. The strange stuff you mention under your wife s arm and other places, may indeed be due to candida, a condition that commonly occurs when a person is diabetic, obese, pregnant....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Off Odor..., infection, odor
infection, odor, health: Hi Christina, I have never heard of this problem before and am a loss of what to tell you. I could recommend that you try another doctor to get a 2nd opinion. One thing I could think of is have you changed your diet and what you eat and drink? That is really...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Oral HPV, sebaceous gland, genital wart
sebaceous gland, genital wart, pearly papule: Hello Terri, It s tough to speculate what your boyfriend had. It may have been HPV/wart; it may have been molluscum contagiosum. Or, a pearly papule, Fordyce spot, or sebaceous gland, or something else that may have been effectively treated with freezing/cryotherapy....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Painful Red Bump On Clitoris, bump, health
bump, health, herpes: Denise, I am not able to diagnose over the internet. But I think you should go to the doctor when you have this problem, so that your doctor can diagnose your condition. In my opinion, this could be a symptom of herpes but like I said, I can t tell. Please...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penile Cancer?, topical antifungal cream, skin fungi
topical antifungal cream, skin fungi, soda water: Hello Brian, Were you diagnosed with HPV, or is that your assessment of your situation? Lysine and baking soda and water are not effective treatments for bacterial or viral infections of the skin. Were you tested for syphilis? Itchy, red rashes are usually...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis STD Problem?, ear ache, luck mark
ear ache, luck mark, unwanted pregnancy: Hello Cody, Your penis looks fine. I am unable to see the white/pink rash on the glans (head) that you speak of. The best approach is to talk with your doctor during your next visit. If you re uncomfortable talking to your parents or the doctor s office about...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: question, needle, blood
needle, blood, health: I don t think that would be very likely. I don t think there could be HIV in the needle in that situation. Try to relax. If the cut or prick is having an infection or you notice anything unusual, then you can go to a doctor and have a checkup. Let me know...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: rash on my penis, skin fungus, micatin
skin fungus, micatin, luck mark: Hello Devon, It looks like you are uncircumcised, and that you have an irritation caused by a skin fungus. It is difficult to know without an examination, but I would try an over-the-counter antifungal cream such as terbinefine (Lamisil), tolnaftate (Tinactin),...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red Bumps, disease, std
disease, std, sex: Yes, you need to visit your doctor. This could be a sexually transmitted disease or it could just be something else. But you must find out and get treatment if possible. I would recommend not engaging in oral sex or other sex to prevent sexually transmitted...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red Marks of Penis Head, disease, infection
disease, infection, masturbation: You can t have a sexually transmitted disease unless you have had sex. You might have some kind of other infection, though. Can you go to a doctor and get a check up and possible diagnosis? It s important for your health so don t hesitate. I can t tell you...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash, no itching, burning, or anything., sex with my girlfriend, luck mark
sex with my girlfriend, luck mark, skin infection: Hi Aaron, The rash looks somewhat like an allergic reaction or irritation from a lubricant, cosmetic, medication, or similar product. It may be a skin infection from a fungus such as yeast, but it seems unusual to cause such a quick reaction. The underside...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red Round Rash On the Head of the penis, disease, infection
disease, infection, std: I recommend that you go to a doctor and get a checkup. If you are sexually active, this can be a sexually transmitted disease. Or it could just be an infection or something else. It s important to find out what this is so don t hesitate. Get a checkup and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: small bumps on penis shaft., sebaceous cysts, glans skin
sebaceous cysts, glans skin, genital warts: Hello Jose, Your repeated episodes of unprotected sex do not seem related to the bumpy area in the photograph. They do NOT seem to be herpes, HPV/warts, or molluscum. They do appear to be small sebaceous cysts, that might respond to warm moist compresses....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small red bumps around pubic area, small red bumps, skin fungus
small red bumps, skin fungus, accurate diagnosis: Hello Chad, It looks more like a skin infection caused by a fungus or bacteria (staph, strep), than a virus. Usually viral infections such as molluscum contagiosum do not appear overnight like this, and they don t really look like blisters associated with...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: std, hiv antibody test, cold sensation
hiv antibody test, cold sensation, luck mark: Gerry, I do not agree with your doctor, that candida (thrush) can create a cold sensation, unless of course there is important missing information about your health you haven t mentioned. The way to determine whether HIV could be considered as a possible...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: could this be an std?, water blisters, yellow bile
water blisters, yellow bile, upper respiratory infection: Hello Samantha, Influenza (the flu) is an upper respiratory infection that does not cause diarrhea. You may have had both the flu with diarrhea, but they are two separate entities. Diarrhea is very alkaline, and will cause burning when you evacuate your bowels,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Std pubic area, std, disease
std, disease, infection: Try not to be afraid to go to a doctor because you really must. Your condition could be very serious, such as a sexually transmitted disease. Or it could be some other problem. But you really need to get medical advice and hopefully, treatment. Don t hesitate...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Std pubic area, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, health: Josh, Please make a doctor s appointment and get a checkup. You need to find out if you have a sexually transmitted disease or if it isn t anything really important. So don t be afraid and get this checked out. Don t hesitate because your health is of the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: stds, skin fungi, skin parasites
skin fungi, skin parasites, sexual desease: Hello Rohini, Sexually transmitted diseases include a bunch of bacterial, viral, protozoal, etc., all thought of as germs that MUST be present in order to cause infection in others and be spread. They do not arise de novo -- from scratch, from out of nothing....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: stretched broken penis skin on bottom area, health, problems
health, problems, advice: I don t recommend using this. This can cause problems such as you are mentioning and other problems. Can you consult your doctor about this? That would probably be the best solution. I also don t recommend masturbating because of physical and emotional side...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Syphilis, blood screening tests, congenital syphilis
blood screening tests, congenital syphilis, untreated syphilis: Hello Edward, My guess is that if your father was treated for syphilis, it was done EFFECTIVELY, and that he did not transmit it to your mother. Pregnant women infected with syphilis may inadvertently deliver babies with congenital syphilis due to intrauterine...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I think I might have herpes, std, disease
std, disease, infection: I advise you to get a 2nd opinion. Perhaps the doctor did not check for herpes and they just thought it was a UTI. Or you could have had both. So don t hesitate and get another checkup by a different doctor. Try not to panic at this point. Relax and try to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I think I might have a std., topical antifungal cream, digestive enzymes
topical antifungal cream, digestive enzymes, micatin: Hello Jesse, The image isn t easy to see clearly, but it looks like you are uncircumcised. Saliva has some digestive enzymes, and along with the friction from teeth during oral sex may cause some irritation which may have caused this irritation. I agree,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Did my treatment work?, vaginal yeast infection, depo provera
vaginal yeast infection, depo provera, birth control pill: Hello Jessalyn, Azithromycin is an excellent treatment for chlamydia, but it requires that both you and your partners are treated and do not resume sex until a week after taking the medications. But you and your partner had to get the infection from SOMEONE...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Urethritis, white blood cells, clear discharge
white blood cells, clear discharge, burning sensation: Hello JC, The shot you received was probably Rocephin (ceftriaxone) for gonorrhea, and the Z pack an INAPPROPRIATE treatment for chlamydia. Z-pack is a specific dosing regimen whereby you take 2 azithromycin tablets (500mg) on day 1, followed by 1 tablet...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: urinary desease, anatomical differences, dysuria
anatomical differences, dysuria, immune system: Hello Jean, I m sorry, but I ve not heard the term urinary rebel infection before. You my resist urinating because of the burning or discomfort ( dysuria ). Since you may be a man or a woman, I need to know what you are, since there are anatomical differences...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White papules on the foreskin, pearly white papules, steam rooms
pearly white papules, steam rooms, hello doctor: Hello Herp, These do look like warts caused by HPV. HPV can remain dormant for many years, but remember that HPV usually is spread by recent sexual contact in which the virus is present when the skin is disrupted. Although not likely, there is also the possibility...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump near frenulum, luck mark, hi doc
luck mark, hi doc, raphe: Hello Juan, The bump you have illustrated appears to be a normal variation in the raphe of the underside of the penis. It does not appear to be a wart, however, if you have noticed additional bumps elsewhere, than I would be more suspicious. Good luck!...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on penile shaft, std, disease
std, disease, sex: James, I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. That was good that you got tested for STDS. You must keep going to doctors until you find one who can help you. I would advise you to refrain from sex. Let me know what happens. Like I said, don t...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bump in my pubic air some time dry and cut like I, hair bumps, luck mark
hair bumps, luck mark, antibiotic ointment: Hi Anthony, The bumps look very much like hair bumps. When you shave with a razor, the skin is mildly scratched; the pubic hair is normally very curly, and when it begins to grow, it tends to bend and grow into the skin, rather than straight. This causes...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on pubic region, sebaceous cysts, luck mark
sebaceous cysts, luck mark, chancre: Hi Jacob, The bumps shown in the photos are somewhat obscured by the hair, but they are not chancres associated with syphilis. They could be pimples, retained oil in hair follicles ( black head ), epithelial or sebaceous cysts, or HPV/warts-- too difficult...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on base of penis, std, sex
std, sex, intercourse: I m not sure if this is a sexually transmitted disease. You must go to your doctor and get an examination and diagnosis. You could have gotten an STD from a previous partner. But if it is an STD, then you shouldn t be having sex with your current partner in...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis shaft, fordyce spots, luck mark
fordyce spots, luck mark, antibiotic cream: Hello Greg, It appears that the bumps are indicative of folliculitis from skin germs infecting hair follicles. Avoid further irritation from shaving; apply moist heat followed by an antibiotic cream or ointment. Give yourself time to heal. No sex until the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis shaft, health, diagnose
health, diagnose, std: I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to your doctor and get a checkup. This is necessary to rule out any diseases or infection. Only one time of sex can cause a sexually tranmitted disease. There really is no such thing as protected...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on base of penis, sebaceous, hair follicles
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on base of penis, sebaceous, hair follicles

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red bumps on penis, red dots, herpes
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red bumps on penis, red dots, herpes

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White bumps on shaft of penis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White bumps on shaft of penis

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes or some other std?, sex with a stranger, lower abdomen
sex with a stranger, lower abdomen, red dots: Hi Again, James, As this is flu and upper respiratory virus season, I cannot distinguish a common viral syndrome-- many acute viral infections all have these types of symptoms-- fever, chills, sweats, fatigue, muscle aches, nonspecific rashes. The itching...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Lesbian question, automatic toilet, luck mark
automatic toilet, luck mark, underclothing: Hello Keaa, Trichomonas is a sexually transmitted infection, and although usually spread between an infected women to an uninfected man, it can be spread from vagina to vagina contact, use of sex toys, etc. Although very unlikely, there have been reports...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: what does this look like, std, disease
std, disease, sex: Jimmy, I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You will have to go to a doctor or specialist to get an exam. It could be a sexually transmitted disease that happened before your wife. Or it could be a sexually transmitted disease from your wife...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Nervous, health, sex
health, sex, intercourse: Orlando, I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to a doctor and get a checkup. You might have to be tested for sexually tranmitted diseases. Has your wife had any problems? Let me know what happens. Please refrain from sex at this...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis with spot, sex, health
sex, health, disease: Adel, Unfortunately, you cannot trust a woman to tell you if she was clean. And she might think she is clean and uninfected but you can have a sexually transmitted disease and not know it. The symptoms can show up later. You should go to your doctor and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: pimple looking thing on my penis, pimple, health
pimple, health, std: James, You must go to a doctor if you are still having this problem. I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. Don t even pop things like this, it can be bad for your health. If you have been sexually active, this could be a sexually transmitted...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: possible hpv, genital warts, hair bumps
genital warts, hair bumps, luck mark: Hi Again Glenn, Sorry, my access to the system is not the same as yours. At the bottom left below the section where you would enter a question, there should be a button or blue link to attach an image . If you cannot locate it, I can t help! Good luck...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Pregnancy and whitlow transfer?, simplex virus type, vaginal yeast infection
simplex virus type, vaginal yeast infection, herpes simplex virus: Hello Tina, Stop wiping your vulva or vagina with alcohol! Alcohol is very drying and potentially irritating, so I would stop so as to prevent irritation. The bumps may also be due to repeated alcohol use. This would increase the chance of germs causing...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Question About STD Transmission, std, sex
std, sex, disease: Dear Sheila, I m not sure how I got your question since it looks like you were talking to Mark. I feel that this could be something to avoid. I am very overcareful about health matters so I always would like to be on the safe side. So I wouldn t recommend...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Question About STD Transmission, hydrogen peroxide, skin bacteria
hydrogen peroxide, skin bacteria, sex intercourse: Hi Sheila, Hydrogen peroxide fizzes many things it comes in contact with. The fizzing is from it s property to oxide things. The official explanation: Hydrogen peroxide bubbles when it comes into contact with an enzyme called catalase. Most cells in the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Rash on top of penis, living in sweden, luck mark
living in sweden, luck mark, skin specialist: Hello Jake, In the absence of diagnosed sexually transmitted diseases and conditions, including HPV/warts, persistent white lesions, even those with red bases, constitute a non-healing lesion. It s not the redness that is bothersome, it s the apparent whiteness...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bump on clitoris, sexual intercourses, sex with a new partner
sexual intercourses, sex with a new partner, vaginal intercourse: Hi Kath, STDs usually don t appear THAT rapidly after a sexual encounter! However, acute skin irritation, folliculitis, contact dermatitis, may all occur quickly. I would apply moist hot compresses, followed by an antibiotic cream or ointment, which should...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red bumps on penis, std, sex
std, sex, disease: If you haven t already, you need to go to a doctor and get a checkup. I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. Please refrain from sex until you find out if you have an STD or not. Don t hesitate. Your health is of the utmost importance. Let me know...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red circle raw skin, health, doctor
health, doctor, medical: Monika, What happened in your situation? Did you find out the problem? Please let me know by emailing me at DWooley97@aol.com I can t really diagnose over the internet so if you are still concerned, please consult your doctor. If you are sexually active,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red pimple/ingrown hair looking pump on penis. STD?, epithelial cyst, std check
epithelial cyst, std check, luck mark: Hi Jason, I can tell what you DON T have, easier than I can say what you DO HAVE! You don t have an STD. You do have red bump that I would characterize as inflammatory papule, which is somewhat of a description, rather than a diagnosis. It may be a sebaceous...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red Rash and dots on Penis Glans, latex condom, red dots
latex condom, red dots, antifungal medication: Hello Rahul, You had PROTECTED sex, therefore it is unlikely that this is due to anything sexually transmitted, although you did not mention if you had oral sex without a condom. I suspect that the red dots you notice were from a contact irritation from...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red/skin like color bumps/spots on penis shaft., uncircumcised penises, little red bumps
uncircumcised penises, little red bumps, penis irritation: Hi Again Carl, It does NOT look like an STD, but an irritation from the underlying skin wearing away from not enough lubrication, etc. The red spots are thin areas where dilated blood vessels are more apparent, therefore appearing red. Give it time and it...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Redness on the head of my penis, little red dots, pinkish colour
little red dots, pinkish colour, red colour: Hello Adam, There is a great deal of variability in the appearance of the penis in different people, just as with hands, fingernails, faces, hair, lips, ears, etc. This wide variation constitutes normal. In the absence of congenital malformations (found in...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Redness on penis corona and shaft, balantis, chronic changes
balantis, chronic changes, mild redness: Hello Richie, The images look essentially normal, except for the mild redness. You do not have balanitis, or any type of STD, or other skin infection. Persistent use of hydrocortisone creams may cause chronic changes to the skin, which may not be acceptable....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Rough Penis Head. Please Help., comrades in arms, uncontrolled diabetes
comrades in arms, uncontrolled diabetes, skin rash: Hi Jason, As no photograph was attached, I cannot tell you what you may have. Why would you be disqualified for a simple skin rash, if that is what it is?? If you have never had sex without a condom, that you know it is not an STD. I doubt that even the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Many skin colored bumps on penis., diagnose, std
diagnose, std, disease: Laurence, I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You can have a sexually transmitted disease from a former time. You don t have to be currently sexually active. So go to a doctor or clinic and get a checkup. You really need to find out if this...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small bump on penis, sex, std
sex, std, disease: I can t diagnose from pictures or from the internet so don t worry about that. I recommend that you go to a doctor and get a checkup. You will have to find out if this is a sexually transmitted disease or not. Please refrain from sex at this time. Good luck!...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small skincolor bumps ON glans, venereal diseases, steady relationship
venereal diseases, steady relationship, luck mark: Hi Again, Mats, Your worry is precisely why you are better served by actually seeing a health care provider who can answer all of your questions and reassure you properly. ANY skin condition that seems to persist or gradually seems to worsen, requires...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: someone else's urine in vagina: at risk?, hepatitis b, chlamydia
hepatitis b, chlamydia, drug test: Hello Rebecca, What you did was both unsafe and dishonest. If that person had herpes, gonorrhea, chlamydia, or trichomonas, you could have gotten infected with any leakage of the urine from the vial, and the symptoms may take weeks to show up. Syphilis, hepatitis...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Vaginal Bleeding, planned parenthood clinic, planned parenthood
planned parenthood clinic, planned parenthood, maxi pad: Hi Taylor, Heavy bleeding with or without cramps may be due to a condition known as dysfunctional uterine bleeding. This may be due to hormonal imbalances and other things that are easily TREATED, by which I mean you do need to go to a Planned Parenthood...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White bumps on shaft of penis, sex, std
sex, std, disease: I can t diagnose over the internet or from pictures. You will have to go to a doctor or clinic and get a checkup. Don t hesitate as your health is of the utmost importance. Let me know how you are. Of course, don t have sex in case this is an STD and you could...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White spots on Penis. Please help., halifax nova scotia canada, halifax nova scotia
halifax nova scotia canada, halifax nova scotia, nova scotia canada: Hello Craig, The burning and slight discharge from your penis must be examined for chlamydia or gonorrhea. The whitish areas may be due to yeast, HPV, or some other skin conditions. You may benefit from a history and exam from a knowledgeable health care...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Is this balanitis? Or something else?, topical antifungal cream, skin fungi
topical antifungal cream, skin fungi, skin bacteria: Hello Tribolt, Balantitis is merely an inflammation and infection of the skin of the glans (head) and foreskin of the penis (if a foreskin exists!). It may be caused by skin fungi (the most common cause), skin bacteria and viruses, and condition known as...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on bottom of penis head, unprotected oral sex, genital warts
unprotected oral sex, genital warts, luck mark: Hello Peter, You do not have any warts that I can see in these photographs. Your penis looks fine. The glans corona (edge of the rim of the head) may have exaggerated bumps which are a normal anatomic appearance. Nothing to worry about! Good luck! ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on penis, sex, sexual
sex, sexual, activities: Rayvon, I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to your doctor or clinic and get an exam. Then they can tell you what to do. I urge you not to hesitate but go as soon a spossible. Refrain from any kind of sex. This will eliminate...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps on the penis area, terramicina, bumbs
terramicina, bumbs, bank of america: Hello Alex, The first part of your note about getting money seems like it was attached in error. You may wish to edit that part out, since it has no relevance to the second part of your note about the hair bumps! First, you must stop shaving the pubic...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis head, diagnose, checkup
diagnose, checkup, std: I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to your doctor or a clinic and get a diagnosis. Yes, if you have a sexual relationship, you need to refrain from sex in case this is a sexually transmitted disease. Please don t hesitate and go...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps and rash on penis, health, std
health, std, disease: You must go to a doctor as soon as possible if you haven t already. Try not to scratch or irritate. Are you sexually active? You need to find out if this is a sexually transmitted disease or some kind of allergy or infection. Please get a diagnosis. Diane...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Confirming Ingrown Hair, and NOT STD!!, std, sex
std, sex, disease: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You will have to go to a doctor and get a checkup. The doctor will determine if you have a sexually transmitted disease or not. In the future, don t squeeze or touch anything. And refrain from sex. Good luck....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: expanding rash on inner thighs, scrotum, rash on inner thighs, skin fungal infection
rash on inner thighs, skin fungal infection, cape town south africa: Hello Clayton, A photograph sometimes helps with skin diagnoses! But your description sounds very much like a skin fungal infection. I don t know what type of skin antifungal medications are available without a prescription at your local pharmacy, but I...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: worried about stds, bf, clue
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: worried about stds, bf, clue

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: General Genital Wart questions, human papillomavirus hpv, immune system suppression
human papillomavirus hpv, immune system suppression, genital wart: Hi Again, Sean, Fast growth is over several weeks time. However a wart will not keep growing. It may grow quickly for several weeks, than persist, as the immune system may be trying to keep the wart from growing or replicating. Everyone is different! Every...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: genital warts questions, genital, warts
genital, warts, std: Dan, did you email me privately to which I answered your question? Let me know. I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must get rechecked because you need to find out what is the problem. I don t know if genital warts would react to Desonide....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Help confused, genital warts, hpv virus
genital warts, hpv virus, venereal diseases: Hello Again, Adrian, Thanks for the better quality photos. You should inform your doctor that you have cluster of small bumps on the underside of your penis that you think may be warts. Hopefully, they will confirm the diagnosis and treat you appropriately....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv maximum window period, hiv, aids
hiv, aids, disease: From the information that I have, you will have to be retested. There is some confusion about the period of time. Some do say that 2 years or so. Please ask your doctor about this. I feel certain that you have learned not to do this again in the future. I...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv symptops and delayed window period?, hiv, sex
hiv, sex, treatment: Joe, does NR mean negative or what does this mean? You can email me at DWooley97@aol.com I am concerned about you. This sounds very dangerous. Please consult with your doctor and find treatment. I am concerned about HIV or some other kind of sexually transmitted...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Hpv?, human papilloma virus, penis shaft
human papilloma virus, penis shaft, fordyce spots: Hello Jawad, The photographs do not clearly show pink bumps. There are some pale whitish areas, that may be fordyce spots, epithelial cysts, or least likely human papilloma virus. The best way to assess and diagnose the situation, is to have the skin closely...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HSV 2 symptoms on lips different than....?, herpes type 1, herpes simplex virus
herpes type 1, herpes simplex virus, fever blister: Hi Again, Lee, Herpes type 1 and type 2 are two distinct viruses. Either one can infect any body part-- the mouth or lips, the genitals, etc. If a person has one type, then they typically are not thought to be able to get that same type in a different body...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Do these lesions/spots look like herpes or HPV?, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, disease: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to your own doctor or a clinic to get a checkup. Don t hesitate if you haven t gone yet. Your health is of the utmost importance. There really is no such thing as protected sex. Condoms are...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: masturbation effects, health, sex
health, sex, masturbation: You are the only person who has contacted me with regards to agreeing with me about negative effects from masturbation. I have been suggesting to people that this is happening. I also think that emotional effects can be possible, which I would also include...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: oral sex (teens), sex, oral
sex, oral, bacterial: Hi Adrian, Thanks for your question. You are wise to check things out and do research before you do something life-changing. Yes, I do think that any kind of sex can be concerning to health. I also think that when you start doing things like oral sex, it can...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: penal rash, honey comb, skin fungus
honey comb, skin fungus, petroleum jelly: Hello Trevor, The rash looks like a skin fungus, which would be very itchy and irritated. I would keep the area clean and dry using only water without soap to wash. Then I would apply an over-the-counter antifungal cream such as terbinefine (Lamisil), tolnaftate...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Problem with my penis, diagnose, allergy
diagnose, allergy, infection: Marcus, Can you go to another doctor to get a second opinion, instead of waiting for two months. I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures so yes, you will have to keep going to a doctor. I hope your condition improves. Did she tell you if you have...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Raised brown bumps on pubc area, flat warts, straight razor
flat warts, straight razor, razor burn: Hello Again, Alan, Bumps such as yours that spread so quickly, are probably due to the virus that causes molluscum contagiosum or human papillomavirus (HPV/warts). Both mollusum and HPV can be treated in the same way, with freezing or similar treatments....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Raised bump on Penis, bump on penis, genital warts
bump on penis, genital warts, monogamous relationship: Hello Mike, The elevated bump on the glans (head) penis does look like a wart caused by HPV. Only 30-60 seconds of vinegar may cause the lightening of the skin associated with warts, but a bright light with magnification may help visualize such color changes....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red bumbs to scabs, sex, std
sex, std, disease: They might have a free clinic in your area or some help. I found some free medical help in my area so check around. Because you really need to have a medical diagnosis. I can t tell you what it is over the internet or by pictures. I know that some sexually...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small bumbs on the underside of the penis, health, sex
health, sex, masturbate: Tony, If you have never had sex, you cannot have a sexually transmitted disease. So you don t have to worry about that. Masturbation should not affect your situation. I can t tell you if they are genital warts. Go to the doctor and get a checkup and find out...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: small painless/itchless red spots on glans after oral sex, doctor, clinic
doctor, clinic, health: I would recommend going to the doctor or clinic for a checkup. Then you can get a clear diagnosis of your situation and how to be treated. I would also suggest refraining from any kind of sex, including oral. You need to find out what is the problem. Don t...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small red bump on penis shaft, tea tree oil acne, tea tree oil
tea tree oil acne, tea tree oil, sebaceous cyst: Hello Dan, The small red bump may be a sebaceous cyst, a hair bump, folliculitis, or molluscum contagiosum caused by a skin virus. A photograph may make it easier to assess. Your treatments would not be expected to work-- tea tree oil, acne cream, or neosporen....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small red bumps on penis, small red bumps, fordyce spots
small red bumps, fordyce spots, molloscum: Hi Again, Dylan, Molluscum is caused by a skin virus; disrupting the top of the lesion with a sterile needle (not recommended to do yourself!) or with a topical medical acid (available from most doctor s office) may be effective. Good luck! --mark ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Sore on penis... looked like bite and turned worse... herpes?, genital warts, skin ointment
genital warts, skin ointment, neosporin: Hello Derek, Sometimes it is easier to say what something ISN T, than what it IS. It is NOT herpes. It is NOT a wart or from HPV. It looks like an acute skin problem UNRELATED to your having a sexually transmitted infection. Neosporin cream sometimes generates...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Sore on shaft of penis, medical, help
medical, help, advice: I hope you have sought out medical help. I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. But your health is of the utmost importance so don t delay and go to your doctor. Don t have sex with anyone. I really don t recommend sex outside of marriage. By...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: sore on tip of penis, luck mark, intact skin
luck mark, intact skin, antibiotic treatment: Hello Bobisyouruncle, An ulceration like this may be due to syphilis, herpes, chancroid, all of which are STDs. Although the lesion looks pussy, staph and strep germs that cause similar lesions on intact skin elsewhere, generally do not affect the skin of...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spots on penis, spots on penis, penile shaft
spots on penis, penile shaft, sex etc: Hello Enrique, The larger spots on your penile shaft appear to be a skin virus that causes molluscum contagiosum, an skin infection caused by wrestling, horse play, sex, etc. In other words, it is not just a sexually transmitted condition. The skin on your...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD, skin trauma, mutual masturbation
skin trauma, mutual masturbation, risk activities: Hello Again, Karthick, 1. Are those I have noticed is because of my infection with any STD/HIV or general day-to-day life abnormalities? Is there any risk still, whether I would have been infected? As I mentioned before, there is VERY LITTLE STD risk...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD Origin, target cells, natural selection and evolution
target cells, natural selection and evolution, dna and rna: Hi Ed, STDs are yet another example of natural selection and evolution of the so called, survival of the fit brought down to the level of germs (bacteria, viruses, protozoa, etc.). As everything ages and matures through life (germs, animals, plants, etc.),...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: i want to know about my sexual health, hiv, disease
hiv, disease, sexual: Dear Stepanie, Did they tell you when you got tested, when you should get retested? I think you have to get tested a couple of times to make sure. Please email me at DWooley97@aol.com so we can talk more. I m sorry to hear of your situation. Hopefully, you...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: wart like clusters on penis head, cairns australia, penis bumps
cairns australia, penis bumps, luck mark: Hi James, Your penis looks fine. The tiny bumps you see are part of the normal skin variations that sometimes are visible on the glans (head) of the penis. It may appear smoother at times, or a bit rougher, but they are all parts of the normal variation in...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Warts or not?, genital warts, venereal diseases
genital warts, venereal diseases, 7 o clock: Hello Again, Mattia, Cropping photo helped alot! In area marked A large circle, three items are visible, at approximately the 12 & 4 o clock positions (slight flaking, healing areas); 7 o clock appears to be a wart. In area marked A small circle below...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Weird bumps on the pains area., health, diagnosis
health, diagnosis, std: I really can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to a doctor and get an exam and diagnosis. Never squeeze bumps like this. This can be unhealthy or even dangerous. I would recommend not having sex. Also, you can have a sexually transmitted...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Whelps on penis, skin fungal infection, penis gland
skin fungal infection, penis gland, upper shaft: Hi Derek, The whitish areas you photographed look either like HPV infection or a skin fungal infection, neither of which are treated with a steroid cream. Steroid cream won t hurt if used for a few days, so you could try it for a few days. If no improvement,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: worried about stds, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, fornicate: Rachel, You really need to go to a doctor and get a checkup and diagnosis. I can t really diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You probably should not have sex until you find out what the problems are. You should try to be faithful. If I didn t understand...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: afraid whether its hiv or an std, skin fungus, topical antifungal
skin fungus, topical antifungal, sign of hiv: Hello Again, Steve, Too much information is missing for me to make an educated guess. The underside photo looks like a healing lesion that may or may not be related to yeast or another skin fungus, resistant to miconazole; or healing syphilitic chancre, herpes,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: is this balanitis or some kind of fungus ?, afew days, red dots
afew days, red dots, balanitis: Hello Dave, The tiny red dots on the glans look like erosions, NOT RELATED TO HERPES. It may be due to an irritation from lack of lubrication or from an irritating lubricant. It will go away and get better, but it does not appear to be herpetic. Good...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Big bump on shaft of penis, luck mark, intact skin
luck mark, intact skin, antibiotic ointment: Hello Jack, The bump looks like a localized pimple, rather than an STD. Moist heat and antibiotic ointment 2-3 times daily should help. You must NEVER insert a needle into intact skin, because the germs inside the skin can be driven deeper down into the tissues,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: brown spot on my penis, health, std
health, std, diagnose: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. If you haven t been sexually active, then it can t be a sexually transmitted disease. Can you go to the doctor and get an exam? Otherwise, you can t find out what might possibly be wrong with you. So don...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on my penis help please, std, sex
std, sex, health: I can t tell you if this is an STD or not. As I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. If you haven t already, you must go to your doctor or a clinic and get a checkup. Then you can find out if you have a sexually transmitted disease or something...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps, target type, tingling sensation
target type, tingling sensation, luck mark: Hi Kiyan, This is very strongly suggestive of herpes simplex, type one or two. It is infectious and capable of spreading to a sex partner. You require antiviral treatment. The least expensive prescriptive medication is acyclovir (Zovirax) at a Walmart or...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on my penis, health care providers, venereal diseases
health care providers, venereal diseases, gay health: Hi Again, Josh, Your seeing a doctor Friday, so share this information with him, including your butt. Note, the most common cause of such irritation is a skin fungus similar to the athlete s foot fungus. The doctor should be able to diagnose. Good luck,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps/rash in pubic area, unprotected, sex
unprotected, sex, intercourse: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. I hope you have gone to the doctor by now. Please let me know what the diagnosis was and if you are better now. Of course, I would advise you not to have sex with more than one partner or with any partner....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps in Rectal Area, sebaceous oil glands, luck mark
sebaceous oil glands, luck mark, moist heat: Hello Ray, The enlarged photos are way to blurry to make anything of them. They may be warts, but I think they are more likely to be small sebaceous (oil) glands. Moist heat may help-- like soaking in a hot tub of water. Best advice, of course, is to have...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: i cant retract my foreskin anymore as if it shrunk., antifungal cream, skin fungus
antifungal cream, skin fungus, micatin: Hello Jared, Stop using peroxide or alcohol, both of which are worsening the situation. It sounds like you have balanitis, and inflammation of the foreskin and glans (head) of the penis, possibly caused by a skin fungus. Both you and your partner may have...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Discoloration of the Glans, Dark Spot or Rash, normal, health
normal, health, sex: I can t tell you if this is normal or not. I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. Even though you think you are going to the doctor too many times, you really need to go again. New studies have shown that condoms or any kind of birth control method...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Dry flakey penis, skin fungus, luck mark
skin fungus, luck mark, flakey: Hello George, It appears that your penis is uncircumcised; it does NOT appear that the cause of the dryness and flaking is a skin fungus. Ketoconazole and fluconazole are antifungal medications. In the absence of a spreading and well outlined redness with...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Eye chlamydia contagious, poor sanitary conditions, sexual secretions
poor sanitary conditions, sexual secretions, viral conjunctivitis: Hello Sara, There are several different types of chlamydia, and the sexually transmitted one is known as chlamydia trachomatis. Trachoma is an infection of the eye (really conjunctiva, and inner eyelids) with the germ. It is very uncommon in the US. The...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Discoloration of the Glans, Dark Spot or Rash
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Discoloration of the Glans, Dark Spot or Rash

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: penile infection
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: penile infection

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Vaginal Bumps, clones, condoms
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Vaginal Bumps, clones, condoms, rust

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Genital herpes transmission risk, herpes 1, herpes 2
herpes 1, herpes 2, herpes transmission: Hello Rajesh, Sorry, I cannot provide you with an actual number or percentage of the transmission risk of herpes from sex if a condom is used. As far as I know there is no answer to the question, because it is impossible to directly measure such information...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: genital warts of just sweat gland pimples?, diagnose, health
diagnose, health, pimples: Hi Nikki, I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to your doctor and get a checkup and find out what is the problem. Don t hesitate because your health is of the utmost importance. If you are sexually active, then you could have a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Glans color, capillary dilation, skin fungi
capillary dilation, skin fungi, skin sex: Hi Trevor, Redness by itself is only due to inflammation, thinner skin so underlying blood vessels are more apparent and make the skin look redder, or dilated blood vessels, which do the same. Chlamydia by itself is an inflammatory condition that can cause...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: herpes, genital, health
genital, health, herpes: I can do some research on the internet on this subject. I m not sure if this would be a problem but I do understand your concern. You can email me at DWooley97@aol.com and I will do the research and get back with you. I will do a search online. Diane W...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Herpes, disease, std
disease, std, sex: Bella, I can t diagnose over the internet. I can t tell you when you are likely to shed. But I thought, from the information I have studied, that you could transmit at any time. Perhaps I should do some more research on this. Please email me at DWooley97@aol.com...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Peeling under head of penis, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, std: I would recommend that you abstain from sex and get a checkup at the doctor. You can t take a chance on this being a sexually transmitted disease. Your health is of the utmost importance. So go to your doctor, get an exam and hopefully, you can be treated....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: penile infection, disease, health
disease, health, infection: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to a doctor or clinic and get a checkup. This could be something serious. I don t know if you are sexually active but if you are, you could have a sexually transmitted disease. If not, you could...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis Redness Irritation, luck mark, friction
luck mark, friction, adolescent: Hello Juan, The photo does not well show redness, and the skin does not appear irritated. The situation is obviously NOT caused by sex, or masturbation, so please do not refrain, if you are so inclined. You didn t mention whether the irritation has specific...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: porta potty, normal, health
normal, health, sex: I m sorry but I can t diagnose over the internet. You must have him go to the doctor and get a checkup. You probably should refrain from sex until you find out what his diagnosis is. Please email me at DWooley97@aol.com and let me know what happens. Sincerely,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Random itchy spot on my penis, I'm a little worried!, yeast infection, previous partners
yeast infection, previous partners, five partners: Hello Brandon, Please do not use the term clean to denote freedom from sexually transmitted diseases (disease free ), as there are no ways to assure yourself that a person is ever free from all possible STDs even with testing done immediately before sex....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Rash or some type of STD ?, 2 bumps, antibiotic creams
2 bumps, antibiotic creams, peinus: Hello Welo, The dots and bumps you notice do not appear to be related to a sexually transmitted disease. It does not appear to be an infection caused by a bacteria, so an antibiotic cream will not have any effect either. A person can develop a rash or skin...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bump, epithelial cyst, skin fungus
epithelial cyst, skin fungus, yeast infection: Hello Mark The lesion looks like it could be herpes in final stages of healing, or a bunch of other non-infectious skin conditions. It does NOT appear to be a skin infection or yeast. Sometimes it is easiler to tell what something ISN T, rather than what...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bumps on shaft of penis, bacterial skin infection, hair follicles
bacterial skin infection, hair follicles, red dots: Hi Adam, The red rash looks like a bacterial skin infection, not related to an STD. However both you and your friend are well advised to get STD testing, including blood tests for syphilis. Stop shaving the hair with a straight edge razor, as this is injuring...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red dots on penis head, ppo health plan, skin fungus
ppo health plan, skin fungus, red dots: Hello Again, Bob, Balanitis is merely an inflammation of the skin, frequently caused by a skin fungus. Lotrimin is not one of the better topical antifungal medications. It contains an active ingredient that many skin fungi are now resistant to. I would try...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red mass on penis, swollen glans, inguinal lymph nodes
swollen glans, inguinal lymph nodes, swollen glands: Hello Al, When you say that your glands are swollen are you referring to the penile head (glans), or the inguinal lymph nodes on the right and left in the inquinal folds, what is usually meant by swollen glands. I single red splotch may be related to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash, sex, diagnose
sex, diagnose, internet: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You can transmit or receive an STD even if you use protection. No birth control method, even condoms, can protect 100% from STDs. If the doctor is sure that you do not have STD or HIV, then you have to find...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red spots on groin area, std, sex
std, sex, intercourse: It may not be an STD because of your committed relationship. But I can t tell you that for sure. In the future, do not squeeze any spots of bumps. This can be dangerous to your health. Instead of self-treating, I think you should go to the doctor and get an...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red and Spots on Penis head, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, health: Tan, There is really no such thing as protected sex. Any kind of birth control method is not 100% safe in preventing a sexually transmitted disease. If you haven t seen a doctor yet, please go for a checkup. I can t diagnose over the internet or by pictures....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Reoccuring penis spots/rash, topical antifungal, skin fungus
topical antifungal, skin fungus, luck mark: Hello Adam, The rash you have is related to a skin injury to the underside of your uncircumcised penis and subsequent infection with a skin fungus. You may wish to use a topical antifungal such as terbinefine (Lamisil, in the US); and use a silicone based...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Sexual Health Question - Itchiness, std, health
std, health, itching: There ought to be somewhere you can go to, like a free clinic. Ask someone or look online or in the phone book for free medical care in your area. Most towns have something like this. How about lice or bedbugs? That is what I thought of first. Oh, or fleas....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Single Lesion on Penis, herpes lesion, herpes outbreak
herpes lesion, herpes outbreak, penis shaft: Hello Winston, You don t have herpes, and you should stop taking an antiviral that has no benefit since you aren t infected. Stop picking at the skin. It does not look like a legitimate herpes lesion. It looks like it might be a skin infection from a skin...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Single pea sized red bump on penis, std, disease
std, disease, sex: I cannot diagnose by pictures or over the internet. You must go to a doctor or clinic and get a checkup. Refrain from sexual activity in case you have a sexually transmitted disease. Your health is of the utmost importance so don t hesitate. Get an exam and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spot, std, sex
std, sex, disease: Stop trying to pop the pimple or spot. This can be dangerous to your health. Get an appointment with your doctor or a clinic to get a checkup as soon as possible. If you have been sexually active, then you could have a sexually transmitted disease. If not,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Std???, oil glands, hiv test
oil glands, hiv test, luck mark: Hi Sam, These do not appear to be an STD. They may be plugged oil glands/follicles. How long is a while ? Your HIV test is most certainly valid, but if in doubt, retest yourself. However such tiny bumps are in no way related to early or late HIV infection!...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD?, doctor, bump
doctor, bump, health: You must go to your doctor and get an exam. I cannot diagnose over the internet. If you have been sexually active, you could have a sexually transmitted disease. Or it could be something else. Don t hesitate if you are still having the symptoms. Get an exam...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD, public health clinic, hepatitis hiv
public health clinic, hepatitis hiv, skin fungus: Hello Reniel, I don t quite know what you mean by an STD survivor. Lots of STDs are easily curable, and only a few viruses (herpes, hepatitis, HIV, for example), are usually easily treatable, if not curable. This is unlike many cancers where treatments...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD?, herpes virus, penis shaft
herpes virus, penis shaft, red bumps on penis head: Hi Again, Ryan, If you have never had unprotected sex, and herpes is a sexually transmitted condition, than it is UNLIKELY that it is herpes. However, protected is difficult to assess; condom riding up shaft of penis allows the uncovered part to become...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Std or fordyce spots, routine physical exam, fordyce spots
routine physical exam, fordyce spots, luck mark: Hello Charlie, Your question is precisely why it s important to have a routine physical exam every few years from the doctor who know you. These are normal variations of your skin-- a combination of fordyce spots and enlarged hair follicles. They are NOT...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: i think i may have genital warts, human papilloma virus hpv, human papilloma virus
human papilloma virus hpv, human papilloma virus, resistant staph aureus: Hello Lauren, Warts are caused by a sexually transmitted virus known as human papilloma virus (HPV). If you ve never had sex, than it is indeed close to impossible to get one. What it looks like you do have is a folliculitis caused by skin germs getting into...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Tiny bumps on penis head, sex, diagnose
sex, diagnose, internet: I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. If you have not been sexually active, then you can t have a sexually transmitted disease. But you should go to the doctor or a clinic to get a checkup. This could be some kind of infection or allergy. It...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Vaginal Bumps, std, sex
std, sex, disease: Alyssa, I cannot diagnose over the internet or by pictures. You must go to your doctor and have a checkup. You should go as soon as possible and you should refrain from sex in the meantime. I don t want to make you doubt your boyfriend but are you sure that...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: white bumps around my Penis help!, health, std
health, std, disease: For your health s sake, don t pop something if you don t know what it is. Instead, go to your doctor or clinic to get an exam and a diagnosis. I cannot tell you over the internet or by pictures, what your situation is. If you have been sexually active, then...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: White bumps on scrotum, sebaceous cysts, initial shape
sebaceous cysts, initial shape, discernible pattern: Hi Arashii, It sounds like you may have a variation of the skin that causes retained sebaceous gland cysts, that can indeed cause some of the symptoms you describe. Molluscum contagiosum can also cause a similar condition, and are not necessarily sexually...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: what is this?, diagnose, doctor
diagnose, doctor, exam: I cannot diagnose from pictures or over the internet. You will have to go to a doctor and get a checkup. Even if she says she doesn t have an STD, she might not know. But maybe what you have is not an STD but something else. So refrain from sex and go get...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Abnormal High-Risk HPV Cells, pap smear test, hpv infection
pap smear test, hpv infection, abnormal cells: Hello Agnes, You have been counseled well. Recommendations from women s health organizations agree with this advice. Yes, abnormal cells may clear up by themselves, without any type of treatment. HPV infects the cells and your immune system tries to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Allergic Reaction on penis, skin fungus, yeast infection
skin fungus, yeast infection, luck mark: Hello Emily, Not exactly sure what you mean by he attempted to cheat on me but was unsuccessful. I presume this means he couldn t achieve erection or ejaculation? With a condom with this other person? His penis breaking out in an allergic reaction...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Black and blue & small spots on head and shaft of penis, minor imperfections, blue dots
minor imperfections, blue dots, health care provider: Hi Again, Matt, Yes I see them. When you roll the skin between your thumb and index finger, do you feel any thickening of the skin? Does it feel like a bump or pimple? Does it occupy the full thickness of the skin, or is it very superficial? Has it been...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump around penis from hand job, am I at risk for STD?, penis shaft, shaft skin
penis shaft, shaft skin, hong kong style: Hello Tim, I cannot say whether this may be an infection caused by an STD, but it could be. A photographic image is a bit more informative than a diagram. However, the redness and swelling may in part be due to a localized infection of the skin, or irritation,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis head?, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, chlamydia: John, I would advise you to ask your doctor again about this. He should have given you something to treat this if the other medication doesn t solve the problem. I advise you to not have sex with your girlfriend in the future. Is she getting treated? Consider...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: burning, disease, infection
disease, infection, std: How are you doing, Dema? Are you better? If you are still having a problem, you need to go to the doctor as soon as possible. Are you sexually active? Please write back. You can ask me a question on here or email me privately at DWooley97@aol.com Diane...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: concerned, genital herpes, venereal diseases
genital herpes, venereal diseases, luck mark: Hi Again, Brent, Avoid prolonged hot baths/showers, use of strong liquid or bar deodorant soaps, especially those with blue/green colorations. Try something like Basis soap with is very mild. Use a moisturizing cream like Lac Hydrin, Aveeno, cocoa butter,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: confusion: Persistently Swollen Lymph Nodes, epstein barr virus, mild skin rashes
epstein barr virus, mild skin rashes, swollen lymph nodes: Hello Ahmed, You need to see a doctor to find out what the cause of these symptoms are. Any type of chronic viral condition can be responsible for swollen lymph nodes. Epstein Barr virus can be responsible for several types of lymphomas, a type of cancer....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: dark patch on penis shaft skin, shaft skin, skin fungus
shaft skin, skin fungus, skin cancers: Hello Ben, The dark patch on your skin is probably normal, but looks abnormal due to the adjoining patches of light skin. The red and swollen area of the foreskin at the tip looks very much like balanitis from a skin fungus. I would be much more concerned...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: DOTS!, disease, infection
disease, infection, std: I really can t tell you over the internet. Can you ask your father? You probably don t go to the doctor so I don t know what else to tell you. Maybe you are allergic to something. I do recommend that you refrain from masturbating at this time in your life....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis head?
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bumps on penis head?

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash / infection on penis head, thrush infection, clotrimazole
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash / infection on penis head, thrush infection, clotrimazole, male yeast infection

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: fecal matter public bathroom, real risk, potty training, public bathrooms, public toilet
public bathrooms, public toilet, fecal matter: Hi Sherri, If it were as easy to get terribly sick from public washrooms, we d all be sick! It is difficult to avoid exposure to bathroom germs even if you wash your hands correctly all the time, and use alcohol based hand sanitizers. Unless you are in...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Fordyce Spot or Genital Wart???, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, health: Daniel, I can t diagnose over the internet but you really should go to your doctor for a checkup. I don t believe it is healthy for you to pull these off yourself. Please don t hesitate for the sake of your health and of your partner. You must get a checkup...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Fordyce Spot or Genital Wart???, genital wart, oil glands
genital wart, oil glands, pap smears: Hello Thomas/Daniel, You should avoid pulling things off because of potential risk of underlying damage to the skin or infection, which may be more difficult to treat. The red area is a bit unclear, but may be a wart, or molluscum contagiosum. Warts are...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Fordyce Spots or Genital Warts?, fordyce spots, genital warts
fordyce spots, genital warts, google: Hello Daniel, Your penis looks fine. The whitish flat bumps appear to be Fordyce spots, a normal variation. They do not appear to be HPV/warts. Search google.com/images for fordyce spots to see lots of images that look like what you have. Nothing to worry...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Growths and changes around the head of my penis, gum specialist, human papillomavirus
gum specialist, human papillomavirus, nitrous oxide: Hello Adrian, The bumps that I see on your penis appear to be warts, from infection with human papillomavirus (HPV). This is best treated by a GUM specialist, who may use liquid nitrogen or a compressed nitrous oxide device to freeze the warts off. Sometimes...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: gw, antibiotic cream, luck mark
antibiotic cream, luck mark, panty line: Hello Leah, The red bump looks very much like a pimple or ingrown hair. Sometimes, the skin germ Staph aureus can cause such bumps; if it grows in size and it tender, or drains pus, than you may need additional treatment with a prescribed antibiotic. Otherwise,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV STD Symptoms, gargle with salt water, sinus drainage
gargle with salt water, sinus drainage, hiv symptom: Hello Gaur, It sounds like you may have pulled a muscle in your shoulder, and you may have picked up a sore throat from one of these sources: allergies, sinus drainage, esophageal reflux/heartburn, or an upper respiratory germ (a virus or strep). HIV and...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV transmission, groin lymph nodes, swelling of lymph nodes
groin lymph nodes, swelling of lymph nodes, nausea and vomiting: Hi Again, Jose, Of course, another HIV test will tell you most assuredly what your status is. Then you need not worry! The recommended time for having the test is no earlier than 3 months from the last time of your suspected exposure, as I mentioned previously....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV Transmission, std, hiv
std, hiv, sex: Dear Molopo, If there is a sexually transmitted disease, it doesn t help to wash with soap or water. There is nothing you can do if you have sex with someone who has HIV or another disease. That is why no one should have sex if you are not married and do...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV transmission from lipgloss, infectious mononucleosis epstein barr virus, epstein barr virus
infectious mononucleosis epstein barr virus, epstein barr virus, hiv transmission: Hello Anna, I think as a society, we are a bit germ-phobic, and there is good reason to believe that passing on this obsession, deprives children growing up from getting enough exposure to dirt and germs early in their lives, to prime their immature immune...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itching around scrotum.., infection, disease
infection, disease, std: I don t have any other suggestions except I think it s very important that you get to a doctor or a walk-in clinic. Try to cut another expense as soon as possible so you can get a checkup. I feel that this is very critical for your health. If you have been...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itchy sometimes soar spot penis shaft, hydro cortisone cream, laundry detergents
hydro cortisone cream, laundry detergents, lotrimin af: Hello Jim, The itching may be from a hair bump, a bug bite, a pimple, or a skin fungus, or combinations of these. You were treated with ketoconazole and Lotrimin, which are designed to treat skin fungal infections; since these don t seem to be working, I...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I have some little pimple on the head of my penis! What can that be?, std, disease
std, disease, infection: I m sorry but I just got your question. I see that you were going to the doctor the next day. So what did the doctor diagnose? It s good to get advice from allexperts.com but never replace your doctor s advice. That is the most important. If you did get a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I have some little pimple on the head of my penis! What can that be?, sex with my girlfriend, ukraine kiev
sex with my girlfriend, ukraine kiev, balanoposthitis: Hello Harry, Your penis looks fine. The red flat papule on the glans may be evidence of a benign condition known as lichen nitidus. It is not a pimple, nor is it a sexually transmitted condition. It may come and go by itself, but it rarely needs any treatment,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: lump on penis, sebaceous cysts, 2 bumps
sebaceous cysts, 2 bumps, luck mark: Hi Sam, You didn t do anything to your penis, except perhaps rub a bit too hard. The bumps could be sebaceous cysts, a pimple or hair bump, or something else that is causing the bump. They are not related to a sexually transmitted disease, since you haven...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: marks on his penis, std, sex
std, sex, disease: I wouldn t recommend that he continue to masturbate but that is my opinion. I wouldn t recommend that you continue with sexual behavior. Why not find some activities to do that are fun and get you out doing things? Then you don t have to worry about these...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Odor, beta strep infection, vaginal suppositories
beta strep infection, vaginal suppositories, home remedy: Hi Christina, Unpleasant vaginal odors can be due to several causes: Bacterial vaginosis is a condition of anerobic bacterial overgrowth inside the vagina that causes a fishy, sometimes putrid odor. Sometimes, this will recur, even with appropriate treatment....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Pain After Ejaculating, Red Spot on Glans, painful sensation, red dots
painful sensation, red dots, burning sensation: Hello Again, Jose, The decision for a circumcision, or a partial ( turtle-neck ) circ. should be considered after talking with a urologist or genitourinary male (GUM) specialist. If the foreskin is so tight as to cause pulling or irritation, this may be the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Pearly Penile Papules or somethign else?, pearly penile papules, pearly papules
pearly penile papules, pearly papules, sebaceous glands: Hi Again, Jon, No, I don t think that it reflects anything to worry about. However, the second photo is also very blurry and dark. I recommend shooting a photo in direct or indirect sunlight, and with proper focus (usually macro). Good luck! mark...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penile cancer? Or dry skin, skin fungus, foot fungus
skin fungus, foot fungus, petroleum jelly: Hello Adam, First, I should say that penile cancers are EXTREMELY RARE in American men, and even more so in men below the ages of 50. Second, you should not avoid seeking medical care because of a fear of discovering something unpleasant. Do you fear going...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: penis head, topical antifungal cream, skin fungi
topical antifungal cream, skin fungi, micatin: Hello Bob, Your penis head (glans) looks red and somewhat swollen, and the foreskin just below the head appears somewhat tight and swollen. I suspect that the tightness of the foreskin may be impeding blood flow that causes the color change and increased...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis head redness, spots, scaley, skin fungus, red dots
skin fungus, red dots, male doctor: Hi Gary, The skin does look a bit red, but that might be either a normal variation, or a mild skin irritation from tinea, a skin fungus. The first medication you mentioned may have several different variations-- Lamisil is a brand name, and the preferred...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis spots, chlamydia infection, venereal diseases
chlamydia infection, venereal diseases, antibiotic resistance: Hello Again, Mark, You are worrying about nothing. The red spots are temporary thinning of the skin on the affected skin, and it will get back to normal eventually. The photo is not suggestive of any type of sexually transmitted infection. Good luck!...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: PINK SPOTS ON PENIS, casual flings, lotramin
casual flings, lotramin, jock itch: Hello Allen, Your having a positive IgG antibody test for herpes means that you had an infection in the past. The rash you are experiencing is NOT acute herpes. You may have a skin fungus that is causing the itch and mild rash, and the topical medication...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Rashes & Yeast, skin fungus, yeast infection
skin fungus, yeast infection, red dots: Hello Gabriel, There are tiny whitish dots on the glans corona, which appear normal; the reddish area on the glans looks more like a skin fungus such as tinea. A culture may not necessarily isolate a skin fungus. I would use terbinefine (Lamisil in the US),...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bump on penis, std, disease
std, disease, infection: Please go to your doctor and get checked out. You never know, it could be a sexually transmitted disease or it might be nothing significant. Also, there is no such thing as protected sex. Studies have shown that stds can be transmitted even using condoms...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red marks on my penis, topical steroid cream, skin fungus
topical steroid cream, skin fungus, spermicidal creams: Hello Happy, Tenovate is a rather strong topical steroid cream that probably should not be used on the glans of the penis unless there is a very good indication to do so. The photograph shows that you are NOT circumcised, which means the skin can be very...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red rash / infection on penis head, allergic, heath
allergic, heath, doctor: If 3 doctors cannot help you, then I don t know if I have any further ideas. If you still aren t satisfied, then get another opinion. If you had been sexually active in the past, I would suspect that, but you mentioned you have had all the tests. Hopefully,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red spot inside thigh, luck mark, antibiotic cream
luck mark, antibiotic cream, minor skin: Hello Jeff, It looks like a minor skin infection. I would apply moist heat compresses to the area, followed by an antibiotic cream or ointment twice daily for at least a week or two. It should start getting better within a week or so. Good luck! --mark...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: red spots on my penis head, std, sex
std, sex, intercourse: There is really no such thing as protected sex. Studies have shown that no birth control method can guarantee no sexually transmitted diseases or pregnancy. Even one moment can transmit a disease. You must go to a doctor as soon as possible and get a checkup...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small pubic pimples/bumps--HPV?, bumps on my penis, sebaceous cysts
bumps on my penis, sebaceous cysts, question claims: Hello Jeff, The bumps you have are sebaceous cysts, and are in no way related to STDs or sexaul activity. It is NOT herpes, and it does not appear to be HPV (although the lower right image is not clear enough to say with 100% certainty), and it is not molluscum...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small red bumps on head of penis, small red bumps, skin fungus
small red bumps, skin fungus, bumps on head: Hi David, The photo is blurry, but does show enough! The red, confluent bumps and rash on the glans may be due to several things: a skin fungus (tinea or candida) that should respond to terbenifine (there are several types of Lamisil which may or may not...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small red spots on penis head, sebaceous oil glands, red dots
sebaceous oil glands, red dots, queensland australia: Hello John, It looks like you are uncircumcised, and the red bumps on the glans (head; not glands ) may be be from sebaceous (oil) glands (not glans ) located in the skin and foreskin. The red areas may actually reflect a thinning of the underlying skin...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Spot on shaft of penis, topical antifungal cream, skin fungus
topical antifungal cream, skin fungus, mid shaft: Hello Tom, It is highly unlikely that you acquired any type of sexually transmitted disease from just your partner s semen on your penis. The tip of your penis looks red, swollen, and irritated, probably due to a skin fungus. This is UNRELATED to the red...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Spots and a hard bump on penis, pearly penile papules, penis foreskin
pearly penile papules, penis foreskin, fordyce spots: Hello Pliusas, First, thanks for the excellent quality photos that show the areas very well. All of the conditions are normal variations: A and D are pearly penile papules; B are Fordyce spots; C may either be a thickening of skin, or one of the dorsal veins...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spots on penis glans, superficial blood vessels, skin textures
superficial blood vessels, skin textures, different shapes: Hello NK, If this all began 8 years ago from falling asleep in your boxers after ejaculating, I suspect that it is UNRELATED to the current normal variation to the skin you now recognize. Your penis looks normal. However every penis, like all other body...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spots on penis head, chronic skin condition, sexual encounter
chronic skin condition, sexual encounter, luck mark: Hello Jared, I cannot say what it might be, as there isn t enough detail in the photograph. You didn t mention if you have any other type of chronic skin condition, such as eczema, lichen planus, psoriasis. It is highly unlikely to be related to a sexual...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: spots on penis an pubic area, health, disease
health, disease, infection: You must go to a doctor and get a checkup. I can t diagnose over the internet. Please do not hesitate because your health is very important. So as soon as you can, make an appointment at a doctor or clinic to get medical advice and help. Also, if you have...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Is this an STD?, lichen nitidus, venereal diseases
lichen nitidus, venereal diseases, luck mark: Hi Again, DJ, The bumps in the second photograph more clearly show a variation in the skin known as lichen nitidus a benign condition of the skin (anywhere, not just on the penis) that may come and go. It has no pathologic significance, unless there is...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: sypilis, disease, std
disease, std, sex: I m sorry but I wasn t able to get to your question until now. Hopefully, you have been to the doctor and got a diagnosis and treatment. You can get a test for the other diseases that you are worried about. Most are treatable. Herpes and HIV aren t always...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: three very small red bumps near the head of my penis, std, disease
std, disease, health: Sometimes the partner doesn t know if they have a sexually transmitted disease, that is possible. I would recommend going to the doctor and get a checkup and diagnosis. It could be something serious or not. Please go as soon as possible because your health...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: URGENT HELP, yeast infection pictures, genitle warts
yeast infection pictures, genitle warts, skin fungus: Hello Again, Matt, Dry sex can cause micro-abrasions, scratches, etc. to the skin of the penis or vagina. If the skin fungi (candida or tinea) are present, than they will cause a skin infection known as balanitis. One way to prevent this from happening,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: I just want to know, so please help, google search, luck mark
google search, luck mark, sexual response: Hello Joshua, This list is to discuss sexually transmitted diseases, not normal sexual development and physiology. Masturbation is not abnormal by itself, but if you are obsessed with doing all the time without doing anything else, than you may need to consider...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Worried..., pathology of the skin, skin rashes
pathology of the skin, skin rashes, steroid creams: Hi Again, DJ, You re asking me about an over-the-counter treatment for a skin condition that is difficult to diagnose merely based on a single photograph. Yes, it LOOKS like lichen nitidus. However it also looks like HPV infection. It also looks like a few...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Worried about HIV exposure through mucous membrane of nose., hiv, disease
hiv, disease, std: Dear J, I m so glad to hear that you have been to rehab and are now sober. I really can t tell you what the chances are about being tested positive. By now, you may have gotten the results and I would really like to know the outcome. Please email me at...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: what can this be?, disease, infection
disease, infection, std: If you don t have satisfaction from your first doctor, go get a 2nd opinion. If you are sexually active, then you could have a sexually transmitted disease. If not sexually active, then it would be something else. You should really try to find out if you have...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: YEAST INFECTION OR NOT?, antifungal medication, antifungal medications
antifungal medication, antifungal medications, skin fungus: Hi Again, Wally, Vagisil is not an antifungal medication. Monistat for women contains the same ingredient as Micatin-- miconazole. Monistat is pH adjusted for the vagina (meaning, it s acidic and may burn on the skin), whereas Micatin is pH adjusted as neutral,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Yeast infection and chlamydia/gonherrea at the same time?, thick white vaginal discharge, gonherrea
thick white vaginal discharge, gonherrea, white vaginal discharge: Hello Brittanie, Yeast is a totally different condition that may coexist with either chlamydia, gonorrhea, or both. A urine or cervical swab is required to diagnose chlamydia or gonorrhea, as the vaginal swab for diagnosing yeast is not sufficient. Good...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: abnormal urine cytology/ genital culture/urine culture, staphylococcus aureus, gram positive cocci
staphylococcus aureus, gram positive cocci, blood test results: Hello Leila, Since you are not sexually active with anyone, you need not worry about STDs. Your test results are all normal except for: Vitamin D level, which you are taking appropriate vitamin D supplementation. I usually tell patients that they may take...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bump on my penis shaft, genital wart, penis shaft
genital wart, penis shaft, vaginal intercourse: Hello Again, Alex, Unfortunately, some of the photos do look like HPV/warts, others do not. It is NOT a fungal or bacterial infection; nor is it herpes. Skin ointments will provide you no benefit, unless you have symptoms like itching, or something else that...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bump in pubic hair, unprotected oral sex, hair bumps
unprotected oral sex, hair bumps, luck mark: Hello Tamir, The bumps you have are pimples or hair bumps in the pubic area. They do not appear to be herpes. Apply moist heat compresses, and then follow with a small amount of antibiotic cream or ointment, and everything should clear up soon. Good luck!...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: burning and redness around the tip of the penis, skin fungal infection, pain during urination
skin fungal infection, pain during urination, mild inflammation: Hello Patrick, The clear discharge from your penis associated with a bowel movement, suggests that you may be somewhat constipated, in that the dry stool is pushing against and essentially milking your prostate gland while you are going. This is not abnormal....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Chlymidia, std, health
std, health, sex: I m not sure about that. I would not recommend that you do that again but I can t say for sure. I would recommend not masturbating as it can cause sometimes physical problems or emotional problems. Also, stay away from sex unless you are married to prevent...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Clear bumps on penis, bumps on my penis, bumps on penis
bumps on my penis, bumps on penis, luck mark: Hello John, The photo doesn t clearly show those bumps, but such an appearance may be a recurrence of herpes virus, or another skin condition. If it comes and goes, it s usually not a horrible condition, although what could be horrible for some, might...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: dry white skin on the penis, health, std
health, std, disease: I don t know if this would be an STD or not. I cannot diagnose over the internet so you should go to a doctor or clinic and get a checkup. Perhaps it is something treatable and you wouldn t have to suffer over it. If you are sexually active, it could be an...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: always on edge, doctor, hiv
doctor, hiv, infection: I can t tell over the internet. You will have to go to your doctor or a clinic and get tested and a checkup. It really is best if you can be brave and get it checked out. Let me know what happens. You can email me privately at DWooley97@aol.com Diane W...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itchy Rash on Inner Thigh and Swollen Shaft and Foreskin, fungal infection, jock
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itchy Rash on Inner Thigh and Swollen Shaft and Foreskin, fungal infection, jock

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: pubic bumps/blisters, sexual contact
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: pubic bumps/blisters, sexual contact

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bump on penis, psoriasis, lotions
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bump on penis, psoriasis, lotions

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red marks(rash) on penis head after ejaculation(cum) with HQ photos
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red marks(rash) on penis head after ejaculation(cum) with HQ photos

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Tiny bumps on glans, conservative religious beliefs, medical forum
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Tiny bumps on glans, conservative religious beliefs, medical forum, marriage

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Genital warts?, genital warts, health care providers
genital warts, health care providers, luck mark: Hello Jon, The treatment for warts includes a destruction phase with freezing, acid, podophyllin, imiquimod, all of which are done or prescribed by health care providers in the office or clinic in the US. Wart medications designed for fingers or feet are...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: growth/bump on scrotum, bump on scrotum, genital wart
bump on scrotum, genital wart, vantage point: Hello Frank, It is difficult to tell, but it does look like a small sebaceous (oil) gland, which is a normal variation of the skin. Apply moist heat to the area at least once or twice daily, for a week or two. Note size now and in two weeks. If it s still...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv risk?, hiv risk, hiv test
hiv risk, hiv test, luck mark: Hello Samer, The sore throat and spots on the palm of your hands are NOT related to HIV or other STDs. You did not really have direct contact to expose yourself. Nonetheless, I would get a general STD exam including blood work for HIV and syphilis, just to...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: HIV transmission, hiv virus, hiv transmission
hiv virus, hiv transmission, hiv infection: Hello Ben, First, you CAN NOT GET HIV INFECTION from a mosquito or other biting or stinging insect. Second, you CAN NOT GET HIV INFECTION from kissing anyone. Saliva just doesn t do it. The sore inside your mouth may be a canker, herpetic, traumatic,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: hiv by vacutainer., vacutainer tubes, anthrax bacteria
vacutainer tubes, anthrax bacteria, hiv blood: Hello Nataly, The vacutainer tubes are absolutely new, as are the needles, unless someone is conspiring to injure innocent people. If the seal was disrupted from anything that disrupts the vacuum, such as a needle injecting air into the tube so there is a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Is this HPV? I can't find any others that look like mine, std, sex
std, sex, disease: Matt, I really advise you to go to your doctor and get a checkup. Your health is of the utmost importance so please don t hesitate on this. Also, I would recommend until you can get in to a doctor, to not pop these as this could be a problem. I don t know...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itchy Rash on Inner Thigh and Swollen Shaft and Foreskin, disease, infection
disease, infection, health: Justin, I strongly advise you to go to a different doctor and get a complete diagnosis. There is no reason for you to be suffering from this condition. I m sorry but I can t diagnose over the internet. Please don t hesitate and get a checkup and hopefully...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: how do i come to know STD without symptoms??, skin fungi, infectious germs
skin fungi, infectious germs, google search: Hi James, Yes, you need to clear your thoughts. I can t tell you how to best to this! STD testing will reset your baseline so from that point forward, you will know you are free from STDs. The fungal infection will not be detected with such tests. Good...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Lap Dance with open sore, std, disease
std, disease, allergy: I don t think that anything could happen if you were dressed in this situation. Is there any other time when you have been sexually active? If you still have a problem, I would advise you to go to your doctor and get a checkup. Don t hesitate because your...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Large blister (wart?) on penis shaft near head., flat warts, flat wart
flat warts, flat wart, herpes outbreaks: Hello Mark, Blisters are rather tense and have a fluid in them, and are almost always due to herpes. Warts are fleshy. The photograph looks like a blister, caused by herpes. HOWEVER, herpes outbreaks do not last for a month! They are also usually accompanied...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Light Patch on Shaft, bar soap, luck mark
bar soap, luck mark, irish spring: Hi Joseph, It is good that no other symptoms are bothering you. It does NOT look like anything sexually transmitted. Irish Spring smells good, but is very drying especially to darkly pigmented skins. I would switch to a milder bar soap. Good luck! --mark...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Does this look like herpes?, herpes, std
herpes, std, disease: I can t diagnose over the internet. You should go to your doctor or a clinic and get a checkup. This could be serious or not. But don t take any chances. Oh, I m sorry. I see that you were awaiting the results so I hope everything is ok at this point. And...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Does this look like herpes?, penis shaft, skin bacteria
penis shaft, skin bacteria, fordyce spots: Hello Brian, Herpes may indeed look like the photograph, but so do other conditions. Herpes usually occurs quicker than 4 weeks after the primary exposure, although it can take up to 4 weeks or so. Herpes almost always has itching and numbness, that evolves...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Mark on penis, sex with a new partner, luck mark
sex with a new partner, luck mark, itchiness: Hello Tommy, It looks like it might be a variant of a hickey. I wonder if your partner sucked really hard at that part, and some enlarged blood vessels may have ruptured, causing a bruise like blotch. Give it a few weeks, and it should get back to normal....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Oral Sex, infectious germs, fever blister
infectious germs, fever blister, raw oysters: Hello Henry, If neither of you have any infectious germs, then you can t really pass anything to the other person. Some infections, such as hepatitis A, may be spread from oral anal sex, yet can be initially acquired from uncooked contaminated food or raw...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Pain Burning, itchy penis, skin fungus
itchy penis, skin fungus, luck mark: Hello Joe, Many things may cause these symptoms, and some of them are sexually transmitted conditions, so I would indeed seek medical care. Pain in the testicle may be due to epididymitis from gonorrhea or chlamydia; burning inside the tip may be due to these...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Pain right side of penis, luck mark, color changes
luck mark, color changes, foreskin: Hello Parker, I will presume that the foreskin and glans still look absolutely normal, without swelling, deformity, or irritation, or else you would have mentioned that. Sometimes vigorous sucking can cause a hickey on the skin of the penis (as well as on...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: What is this on my Penis, superficial blood vessels, mosquito bite
superficial blood vessels, mosquito bite, luck mark: Hello Jason, The linear bluish bumps you see are really superficial blood vessels (veins) that may be more or less noticeable and enlarged at different times, depending on how much blood is being drained from the penis, especially after an erection. This...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penis Urethra Pain. Redness on penis head, white blood cells, testicle pain
white blood cells, testicle pain, urethra pain: Hello Billy, You may have had something when your symptoms started, but now it seems to have turned into something else -- a chronic prostatititis. You didn t mention if you are circumcised or not, or whether there is any redness, itching, or swelling...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: please help!, pregnant, pregnancy
pregnant, pregnancy, std: Dear Emily, If you haven t been to a doctor yet, you really need to go as soon as possible. This can be dangerous to your health or your baby s health. Have you been to a doctor for your pregnancy yet? I can t diagnose over the internet so it s critical...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Please suggest me, hepatitis hiv, right abdomen
hepatitis hiv, right abdomen, sore tongue: Hello Again Srikira, Tongue sores can be due to viruses (coxsackie and herpes) as well as canker sores (due to localized acute immunologic breakdown). Avoid irritating dietary items until your tongue and mouth heals. Good luck with the other tests! --mark...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Possible Herpes or Warts?, inflamed hair follicles, bumps on the penis
inflamed hair follicles, bumps on the penis, bumps on my penis: Hi Peter, The bumps you have are not sexually transmitted or warts caused by HPV. On your upper thigh, it appears like you have some inflamed hair follicles or pimples, a normal occurrence. The scrotum bump appears to be a retained oil gland, also a normal...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Possible HPV/Wart, genital wart, luck mark
genital wart, luck mark, antibiotic cream: Hello Johnny, The bump does not appear to be a wart. It probably has nothing to do with your recent sexual contact. It does look like a pimple probably with skin germs such as Staph or Strep. Moist heat, followed by an antibiotic cream or ointment should...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Possible STI?, skin fungi, topical antifungal
skin fungi, topical antifungal, skin fungus: Hi Again, Josh, Over-the-counter (non-prescription) medications may be as effective or more so than the prescriptive ones, but it depends what may be available in your area, which may differ, country-by-country. Look for the specific ones I mentioned above--...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: pubic bumps/blisters, std, sex
std, sex, transmitted: I can t diagnose over the internet. I can tell you that your girlfriend could have a sexually transmitted disease but not have symptoms. This happens sometimes. So you could have an STD. But it s also possible that it could be an allergy or other type of...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red/Black Bumps, blood blisters, bumps on my penis
blood blisters, bumps on my penis, luck mark: Hello Max, These bumps are uncommon but not abnormal variations of the skin, tiny little pools of blood ( venous pools ) under the skin of the glans, or angiokeratoma. You may need to see a dermatologist to inquire about treatment. Good luck! --mark...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red Blotches/Spots Inside Mount (Lip) Tender, Possible STD?, std, sex
std, sex, oral: Dear Krystal, Sorry for the delay on your question. I was not feeling good and got behind on my questions. Hope you are doing better. It is best for you to ask your doctor about this if you still have problems. I can t diagnose over the internet but it...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bumos on head of penis, small red bumps, bumps on my penis
small red bumps, bumps on my penis, skin bacteria: Hello Will, First, you should remember that showering daily is a good idea just so that you won t bother people with smells from sweat, dirt, and oil that accumulates with skin bacteria. Second, if you are going to jerk off, you should rinse your penis off...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red Bump on Penis, bump on penis, red bump on penis
bump on penis, red bump on penis, lichen nitidus: Hi Ken, The bump looks like a variation in the skin of the glans that may come and go but is totally unrelated to an STD. It may be a sebaceous gland or a lichen nitidus, or just some dry skin covering up an oil gland. Apply moist heat, and give it a week...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bump on penis, checkup, health
checkup, health, physician: I can t diagnose over the internet but you should go to your doctor and have a physical checkup. Perhaps you have an infection or allergy of some kind. It doesn t sound like you had sex between the time of your STD test and your breakout. Is that the case?...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red bumps, skin fungus, luck mark
skin fungus, luck mark, red bumps: Hello Wendy, Any new skin spot or bump may reflect something that requires treatment-- such as a skin fungus, warts, herpes, unusual skin conditions. You need to have your gyn, women s health or family practice provider check it out if it isn t gone in a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red marks(rash) on penis head after ejaculation(cum) with HQ photos, std, disease
std, disease, sex: I cannot diagnose over the internet. You will have to go to a doctor and get a checkup. This is very important for your health. Of course, don t have sex until marriage and you find out what the problem is. I don t recommend masturbation either. Hope you can...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red splotches on penis and groin, sex with a new partner, skin fungi
sex with a new partner, skin fungi, groin area: Hello Brian, Both of you shaving down there may have caused enough skin irritation to allow skin fungi, if present, to infect the skin. The areas that are affected in you are the underside of the foreskin and glans. The groin is usually thought of as the...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red spots on Penis and Mild lower back pain is it herpes or chlamydia or else, red dots, fungus infection
red dots, fungus infection, vaginal intercourse: Hello Again John, The 3rd image was not displayed, but numbers 1, 2, and 4 were, and definitely showed an improvement in the skin during your treatment. The duration for using the cream depends on the instructions found on the product. Usually, you should...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Scared of HIV, gay pride festivals, free hiv testing
gay pride festivals, free hiv testing, brain circuits: Hello Jeff, It is not uncommon for many kids to experiment with sex. If it is NOT consensual, there is a serious problem. Whether it is consensual or not, there is risk of unwanted pregnancy in kids of opposite sexes, and the risk of STDs such as gonorrhea,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Small, std, sex
std, sex, disease: John, I cannot diagnose over the internet. I would recommend that you go to another kind of doctor, perhaps a general doctor or one who specializes in skin conditions, such as a dermatologist. Perhaps it is not a sexually transmitted disease but maybe...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Smooth bump on shaft, disease, infection
disease, infection, health: Please check with your doctor about this. I cannot diagnose over the internet. I don t know what you mean by unsafe sex . Studies have been showing that using condoms does not prevent transmission of sexually transmitted diseases. I wouldn t risk waiting...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: What are these spots, white vinegar, luck mark
white vinegar, luck mark, skin conditions: Hello Matt, The bumps look somewhat like HPV, but some skin conditions, such as psoriasis, may appear like these types of flat plaques. You may try the vinegar test-- apply plain white vinegar to the skin, and leave the skin wet for at least a minute or so....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD?, bacterial skin infection, accurate diagnosis
bacterial skin infection, accurate diagnosis, luck mark: Hello Emily, When you are pregnant, your body s immune system is temporarily suppressed, so that skin germs causing bumps or blisters may grow and spread. This is supposed to happen, so that your growing baby is not rejected. Baby is a combination of your...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD, fungal skin infection, skin fungus
fungal skin infection, skin fungus, unprotected oral sex: Hello Andy, Difficult to say, without more details or a photograph. It very well could be a fungal skin infection on the head. You used a cream for a similar type of skin fungus on the scrotum. Perhaps it would be effective for the glans (head) also. ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Do I have an STD?, std, sex
std, sex, disease: Adrienna, You will have to go to a doctor to get a diagnosis. I can t diagnose online. Your doctor would be able to examine you and have your medical history. Don t hesitate on getting an appointment because your health is of the utmost importance. I would...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: STD question, venereal diseases, penis head
venereal diseases, penis head, yeast infection: Hello Again, Billy, The second image of the underside of your penis, just proximal (away from the tip, toward the base) from where the frenulum joins the shaft, is a red spot, which may or may not reflect something that is now healing. It neither looks like...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Tiny bumps on glans, std, sex
std, sex, intercourse: You really need to go to a doctor and get a checkup. You could have an STD but I can t diagnose over the internet. Your ex-girlfriend could have had an STD because sometimes you can have a disease but not have any symptoms. So you can t go from what she said....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: tiny red spots on penis foreskin, unprotected oral sex, paint colors
unprotected oral sex, paint colors, tiny red spots: Hello Sam, The red spots you detect on the skin do NOT reflect anything associated with an STD, so there is no need to worry or be concerned. Men with foreskins have a layer of nonkeratinized epithelial cells on the glans and under the foreskin. With friction,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: water blisters on boyfriends penis, masturbate, relationship
masturbate, relationship, sex: Nieva, It s sad that your boyfriend doesn t believe you about cheating. You need to think about if you do want to have a baby with him or get married. You have to trust your husband or wife so think twice about if you want to be permanent with him. Know...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: white discharge in the morning, discharge, health
discharge, health, sex: I can t diagnose your condition over the internet. In your area, are there any free clinics you might go to for help and medical attention? It could be an STD if you have been sexually active. Or it could be an infection or something else. But you really need...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: black/brown spots, mild inflammation, luck mark
mild inflammation, luck mark, dark areas: Hello Steve, The dark spots visualized at the base of your penis may very well be increased pigment in the skin due to mild inflammation from the treatment. Give it a few months to see if they will clear up, as it can take 3 months or more after a treatment...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: a bump on my inner thighs, disease, sex
disease, sex, infection: I can t tell you over the internet if this is anything serious. You will have to go to your doctor or clinic to have a checkup. The doctor can diagnose your condition and provide treatment, hopefully. Have you been sexually active? If so, it could be a sexually...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: bump on penis, fordyce spots, sexual intercourse
fordyce spots, sexual intercourse, oil gland: Hello Chad, The bump that is shown appears to be a sebaceous (oil) gland enlargement (cyst) or an ingrown hair bump. Moist heat to the affected area may help it soften; gently rolling the bump between thumb and finger may also help. It is not a Fordyce spot....

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps in my groin area, diagnose, health
diagnose, health, doctor: I can t diagnose over the internet. Please go to your doctor or a clinic to get a checkup. It could be a sexually transmitted disease or something not serious. But it s important to find out for sure. Perhaps you can get treatment. And of course, refrain from...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps in Groin area, groin area, luck mark
groin area, luck mark, antibiotic cream: Hi Brian, The bumps look neither like HPV nor herpes. It does look like folliculitis-- inflammation of hair follicles caused by skin germs such as staph or strep. Apply moist heat and some antibiotic cream to the affected skin, at least once or twice daily,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Bumps on scrotum?, detergent allergy, bumps on scrotum
detergent allergy, bumps on scrotum, public lice: Hello Tim, The photo is too blurry for useful information. However, the rash you describe may very well be from crabs (public lice), scabies-- both of which may cause severe itching; or a rash from skin germs (staph or strep) that usually are not very itchy,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: dark spots on penis, health, std
health, std, sex: Are there any free community clinics or something like that in your area? Check out options in your locality and tell them you need help. You could have a sexually transmitted disease and you must get tested as soon as possible. Don t hesitate as your health...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: dots on glans, little red dot, hiv test
little red dot, hiv test, luck mark: Hello Cristopher, Avoid betamethasone, as this is a strong antiinflammatory cream NOT DESIGNED FOR THE SKIN OF THE PENIS without a doctor s supervision. The photograph is unclear but you can be certain it is not due to herpes. It may be a localized skin...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Dry penis head with cracks and red rash, health, test
health, test, tests: Andrew, It s unusual that a doctor would say that your problem is not a big deal and not test or treat you. I would suggest finding another doctor until you get a correct diagnosis and treatment. Your health is of the utmost importance so don t hesitate...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: exposure, blood test for herpes, herpes type 1 and 2
blood test for herpes, herpes type 1 and 2, health care provider: Hello Jay, It is highly unlikely that an exposure to herpes or other STD would cause an infection in this manner. Lice or scabies, yes! Other STDs, highly, HIGHLY unlikely. I would absolutely not waste a blood test, since there is no such thing as a ...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red pimple-like bump below urethra of penis, medical standpoint, religious beliefs
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Red pimple-like bump below urethra of penis, medical standpoint, religious beliefs, abstinence

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Folliculitis on my pubic hair area., shaving pubic hair, antibiotic cream
shaving pubic hair, antibiotic cream, topical antibiotic: Hi Again, Jing, Moist hot compresses is a towel soaking in hot water, wrung out so not dripping, and folded over, so that the moist heat makes the skin feel comfortably warm and wet! It increases blood supply to the area, which may aid in healing as well...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Follow up, throat symptoms, luck mark
throat symptoms, luck mark, uploaded images: Hello Again, Michael, Fever, headache, night sweats are nonspecific symptoms that may be related to a viral syndrome that may be related to herpes or any other upper respiratory virus that you may have encountered. It is difficult to say without examining...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: follow question of syphilis, internal medicine doctor, infectious disease expert
internal medicine doctor, infectious disease expert, antibody level: Hello Again, Jovelyn, Your 1:8 titer is a measure of your body s response to past infection with syphilis, and does not necessarily reflect active infection with the germ. If you are serofast (meaning your antibody level is stuck at this level), it does not...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Handjob, hiv antibody tests, symptom of hiv
hiv antibody tests, symptom of hiv, upper respiratory infection: Hello Again Raul, You may have an upper respiratory infection, but probably not the flu, as in influenza, as this viral illness is usually not associated with nasal congestion. Nasal congestion is NOT a symptom associated with HIV. You have allergies or a...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Help!, alcohol wipes, chapped lips
alcohol wipes, chapped lips, hepatitis c: Hello Ana, You have no reason to fear, as hepatitis c is very difficult to acquire in any manner other than needle sharing or blood transfusions. Why are you so concerned about hepatitis c? Hepatitis B and herpes are far easier to acquire. Getting an injury...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Not sure if this is herpes/hpv/ or just a skin condition on my penis...., hsv 2, new years eve
hsv 2, new years eve, hsv 1: Hi Adam, The bumps are normal parts of the skin known as Fordyce spots. They may come and go, but are perfectly normal. (Only one photo is displayed.) Go to Google.com/images to look up other photos. The test you had has some degree of variability,...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: If not HIV ARS, then what?, antibody titer, painful ulcers
antibody titer, painful ulcers, hiv transmission: Hello Again, Bettinabee, No reason to make promises that you may not be able to keep (about asking additional questions)!! Genital ulcers starting as blisters are almost always related to herpes, not HIV. There are a few other uncommon genital ulcerative...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: no idea what this is, sex, intercourse
sex, intercourse, health: I would encourage you to refrain from having sex to prevent these kinds of problems or pregnancy in your partner. Please go to a doctor and get a checkup about this. This could be something serious or not. I cannot diagnose over the internet. So don t take...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Itching,white substance on my pennis and foreskin little bit paining, skin fungus, antifungal cream
skin fungus, antifungal cream, luck mark: Hello Lesly, You may have a mild skin fungus that may have occurred from overstretching of the foreskin. It seems UNLIKELY to be due to a sexually transmitted infection. Try an antifungal cream such as terbinefine. Give it a week or so, and things should...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Marks on penis, reddish rash, skin fungus
reddish rash, skin fungus, venereal diseases: Hello Again, Nate, If you have reason to believe that it is a skin fungus, than you may try terbinefine (Lamisil antifungal) cream, found in the athlete s section of the drug store. It is as effective as most prescriptive antifungal creams, and is not dangerous...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: is this normal, sex, std
sex, std, disease: Lee, I can t diagnose your condition over the internet. Just because a girl says she is clean and doesn t have a sexually transmitted disease, does not mean it is true. She could lie to you. I recommend not having sex until you marry a nice young lady who...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: painless red fleshy lump on penis head, aggressive sex, luck mark
aggressive sex, luck mark, vaginal sex: Hello Alex, Masturbation and getting an erection results on increased blood flow to your penis, and as the skin tightens with erection, the skin thins out a bit, allowing underlying blood vessels to be more obvious, especially when these blood vessels dilate...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penile lesion, pain while urinating, glans penis
pain while urinating, glans penis, istanbul turkey: Hello Mert, The glans (head) of your penis looks absolutely fine. It is supposed to have an appearance of fince cracks and tile-like patches. The skin thins out and gets smoother when it is erect, but some cracked appearance may persist. Nothing to worry...

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Penile Papules or something else?, pearly papules, breast implants
pearly papules, breast implants, bumps on the head: Hi Again, Tyler, Trying to change the appearance of normal skin architecture is not something that is normally done. It s sort of like wanting to have plastic surgery to remove wrinkles, get a nose job, breast implants or reduction, etc. I would not...