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STD transmission from a room mate - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   I found out my roommate might have an STD
User :   what are the ways to prevent me not getting it
Doctor :   always use condoms when u have intercourse
Doctor :   never share needles
User :   ummm
User :   im not talking about the obvious ways
Doctor :   dont touch the open wound , if u have cut, then u could get it as well
User :   we share silverware and cups and the toilet
Doctor :   ok
User :   should i just keep those sanatized
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist Circumfrence.
User :   I forget if it can be spread through saliva, that's what I'm wondering I guesss
User :   20, female, student, single, 5-4, 33?
Doctor :   yes it can
Doctor :   deep kissing can spread
User :   o
User :   the thing is she might have gotten it from her boyfriend
Doctor :   both of u get tested for std
Doctor :   consult a physician
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