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Partner has staph infection, spreading to pubic hair between thighs. Safe to have sex with partner?

my girlfriend has a staph infection and she s unsure about being intimate with me she said that the infection has spread down to the public hairs and between the inside of her legs. I was wondering if keeping the area clean before and after intimacy would that decrease the risk she has Fibro m. my immune system is very healthy
Asked On : Tue, 12 Mar 2013
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thank you for writing in.
Staphylococal infection is very common but very contagious infection.
It spreads by direct contact.
Its better you cure the infection first.
It may cause serious complications like staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome, toxic shock symdrome.
Kindly get her treated completely first.
Thank you
Answered: Tue, 12 Mar 2013
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