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Oral sex and contracting STDs - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi
User :   a week back i had problem urinating
User :   i had this stinging pain while urinating , i went to the doctor , and he asked me to get my urine check up done
Doctor :   ok
User :   when i got it tested , the reading were as follows ........
Doctor :   ok
User :   Ph : 6 colour : pale yellow , albumin : nil, sugar : nil, puss cells : 0 to 1 , erythocyctes : -, epitherial cell : -, organisms : - , crystals : - , casts : User :   so as u can see my urine test results the doc said there was no infection that cud be seen
Doctor :   ok
User :   he said there cud be some stine in my penis tip which migh be causing the pain
User :   he asked me to drink lots of water to flush the stone crystals out
User :   i did it for abt a day , the pain was still there
User :   so i decide to go to a Urologist
Doctor :   ok
User :   i told him my prob , he saw my urine test report , he said no infection can be seen ...... he asked me to lie down to exaine my penis , after doing that he asked me if i dont drink lots of water , i said i drink lots of water , bcos i go to the gym to work out and i keep myself well hyderated
Doctor :   anytime did u get an ultrasound test done
Doctor :   or xray of the KUB
Doctor :   yes doctor was right
Doctor :   u need to consume large amount of water
User :   he said there might be some infection and gave me OFLOX 200 Mg tabs ( to be taken twice a day , for 3 days )
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u have fever then
User :   yes sir , i did take my Ultra sound done for the kidney
User :   and that was abt 8 months back , and there was no stone in my kidney
Doctor :   would u please type in the report
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   sometimes the stones show up
User :   yeah talking abt fever .... i took the tabs for 3 days .... the pain went down , then was not there .... i met the doc again , he said nothing to be worried abt , and asked me to drink lots of water
User :   i am sorry sir i dont have the reports for my UCG
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so what would u like to know about now
User :   i am a pilot by profession , and my ultra sound was taken in the airforce medical hospital , so they keep it after they take it
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes ...... and jus yesterday i got a boil on my penis , accompanies by fever
Doctor :   so what would u like to know about now
Doctor :   did u have intercourse anytime?
User :   i should also admit that i have been sexually active and have had unprotected sex ;lately
User :   intercourse was 2 or 3 months back , but lately abt 2 weeks back i had oral sex
Doctor :   ok
User :   i mean i didnt do it , the oral sex was performed on me
Doctor :   we need to rule the STD
Doctor :   what is the color of the boil
Doctor :   on the penis
Doctor :   and does itch or is there any discharge from the boil on penis
User :   its jus a .... protuding thing , no colour , i means it has the same skin colour
User :   when i touch it there is a pain ,,, but not itching
User :   and i also want to tell u that i have lot of boils on my back
User :   and my head scalp
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please consult a dermatologist and get examines
User :   i have also been suffering from severe pimple problems on my face when i was a teenager , and i still get few pimple now n then ,
Doctor :   examined
Doctor :   that is not likely to linked with the boil on penis
User :   ok but i also have similar boils on my back and scalp
Doctor :   earlier u detect a infection
Doctor :   better to treat it
User :   but i have also had boils on my penis when i was a teenager , but then i was not sexually active , now that i am sexually active it is worrying me
Doctor :   boils can occur due to many reasons
User :   yes but i dont know why doctors feel shy telling their patients that it cud be an STD , they jus use the word infection , nothing else
Doctor :   nothing to worry
User :   i am talking abt the doctor whom i met ( the urologist )
Doctor :   dont feel shy to consult a doctor
Doctor :   we are here to help you
User :   ok sir pls tell me what relevant question i can ask the dermatologist if he turns out to be a shy doctor
Doctor :   they wont be shy
Doctor :   they will tell if it infection frankly
User :   ok i Have a major question
Doctor :   u tell the doctor frankly
User :   this urine test i did .... was it to check if i had a STD ?
Doctor :   u have intercourse
Doctor :   no this is for urinary tract infection
Doctor :   u cannot detect all the infection causing agent in test
Doctor :   there are tests for STD
Doctor :   one needs to undergo
Doctor :   before one can be sure
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   but this is confidential right ?
Doctor :   u need not worry
Doctor :   this is confidential , we are bound by oath
User :   Chlamydia has a different test , the test i did does not prove if i have it ?
User :   yes affirm , thats my details
Doctor :   could u specify what would u like to know about exactly
User :   i wanto to know if i have a STD ?
User :   i didnt have intercourse lately , i only had oral sex
Doctor :   STDs may be detected during a physical examination; through Pap smears; and in tests of blood, urine, and genital and anal secretions.
Doctor :   oral sex can cause STD as well
Doctor :   AIDS can spread through oral sex
Doctor :   as well
User :   ok can i get a complete STD check up done , to rule STD out ? how long will it take for the results to come ? and how much does it cost , approx ?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   cost depends on the center
Doctor :   i would suggest u to first consult a dermatolgist for the boil on the penis
Doctor :   he will guide u
Doctor :   or else consult a physician
Doctor :   he will guide u
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes i will do that , and i will also tell him that i have been sexually active and have practized unprotected sex
Doctor :   yes that would be better
Doctor :   anything else we can help u with
User :   fever + boil on penis ... doesnt it give u any clue , which u can tell me now ?
Doctor :   yes it can be
Doctor :   so also these can occur to other infection as well
User :   ok
User :   fine , thank u doc
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   buybye
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