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Enterococcus contagious in sperm

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Dr. Kunjan H Shah MD

I smelled a strong odor in my semen, the next day I had sex. Sperm culture informed I have an infection with " enterococcus sp". Doctor prescribed ciprofloxacin 500mg, 28 pills, 12/12 hours. I'll make ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kunjan H Shah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Jose Ignacio Artero Muñoz MD

Doxycyline and Flagyl 2x daily for 7 days. Urine Culture came back for enterococcus faecalis . Vaginal Swab ... or have I been contagious with the VRE, especially? This contact with him would have occurred... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jose Ignacio Artero Muñoz ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

I have a question for urologist . In my boyfrie sperm it is found è coli, enterococcus and proteus mirabilis all >10 on 5 what to know how does bacteria get ther ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

Hi Doctor, I had a bad habit of excessive masturbation till few years ago but I overcame it and reduced it greatly. However, now I am facing another problem. I have been diagnosed with urinary tract infection with... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr.  Deepti Verma MD

Hi. Am 34 years old and trying to get pregnant. I recently had a swab test and it revealed growth of enterococcus faecalis . So the doctor has suggested levoflaxacin antibiotic to me for 5 days. Since am trying ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepti Verma ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Kulsoom Qureshi MD

Can someone help me? took culture of sperm and the result was: DET. QUANTITY: 5000 CFU / mL (CFU / mL - Colonies Forming Units per mL) Microorganism (s) 1 - 30% Enterococcus sp --------------- 2 - 30 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kulsoom Qureshi ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Elton Halili MD

good afternoon. My wife had a urine culture positive for enterococcus but is asymtomatic. questions: 1. Is it contagious. I am her husband and we do have intercourse. 2. Does she need to take ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Elton Halili ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

also told me I had enterococcus showing in my sperm/urine test and currently waiting on the culture test. If the enterococcus is treated will my sperm count/quality goes up? Or is it forever... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. P. T. Patil MD

i had my sperm tested and they found high levels of enterococcus faecalis. prior to this, i had groin pain and minor testicle pain. don t know if that might be related. how did i get infected? i ve ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

I just had a urinealisis study done by a lab and it came back that I have a bacteria called 80,000 CFU/ML Enterococcus Faecalis (Group D). What is this? I have been having serious GI Problems For Quite ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

hello, thanks for ur query, as it causes urinary infection, septicemia, the drug of choice for this organism is cap. ampicillin 500 mg thrice daily for 7-10 days.all d best. take care.

Dr. Arun MD

yes its serious, such a bacteria is very highly resistant, please hit thanx for me.`