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Do I need to get tested for STD if had oral sex with multiple partners?

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Posted on Tue, 16 Oct 2018
Question: is it necessary for me to get std checked i got my last pap smear about 2 years ago. i have had 9 sexual partners since then but only oral sex i have not had vaginal or anal sex ever in my life. i do not have any symptoms but i am a worrier and always have bad thoughts in the back of my head
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Answered by Dr. Dr. Richa Agarwal (58 minutes later)
Brief Answer:

Yes, you have to go for the same.

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

I have gone through your history and understand your concerns.

As you are involved in oral sex with so many people, you are prone to STD infection. So it is important to get your STD pannel checked.

Hope you found the answer useful.

Regards,
Dr. Richa Agarwal, OBGYN
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Do I need to get tested for STD if had oral sex with multiple partners?

Brief Answer: Yes, you have to go for the same. Detailed Answer: Hello, I have gone through your history and understand your concerns. As you are involved in oral sex with so many people, you are prone to STD infection. So it is important to get your STD pannel checked. Hope you found the answer useful. Regards, Dr. Richa Agarwal, OBGYN