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oral sex and gonorrhea

Sep 15, 2010

Is it possible to get gonorrhea by receiving oral sex or do I have to perform to catch the STD?

Response from Dr. Frascino


Yep! In addition to gonorrhea, there are a number of other STDs that can be transmitted by oral sex -- both getting and giving. These include syphilis, herpes, chlamydia and non-gonococcal urethritis.

Dr. Bob

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