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Itchy and painful anus after unprotected sex - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can ihelp you
User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   proceed with oyur query
User :   First of all, I am a gay male. I had unprotected anal sex with a partner about 4-5 days ago and for the past couple of days, my anus has been really itchy and painful.
User :   Do you think this could be an STD?
Doctor :   any rashes do you have
User :   A little, yes. It is red.
User :   and there are a couple bumps.
Doctor :   take Tab Cetrizine 10 mg
Doctor :   for itching
User :   I didn't notice any bumps on his penis or anything so i dont think it's herpes
User :   ok that will help the itching?
User :   any other advice?
Doctor :   consult a Dermatologits for physical examination to know the exact cause
User :   ok but do you think it might be an std?
Doctor :   it could be Herpes
User :   ugh hopefully not but ok :(














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