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What Is Chancroid

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Condon 100% safe, I think not!!!!

Hi Doctor, I am 22 year old male.I am very well educate about HIV and alway be very careful everytime I have sex.In fact, I never have any un-protected in my life.I dont have girlfriend yet so I went to Sex Massage.I have been there only...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmission and prevention can be complex! There are, for example, a number of STDs that are transmitted by skin-to-skin contact. Chancroid, a bacterial infection caused by Hemophilus ducreyi, is spread in this way. Other STDs with skin-to-skin... Read more »

Condon 100% safe, I think not!!!!---Part2

Hi Doctor, Thank you very much for answering my last message.I do still confuse, please... Read more »

Oral sex and HEP C

Hello Doctor, I am a 20 year old male who performed oral sex on another male. I had a six week... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Apologizes to Guatemalans for 1940s STD Experiment

...Public Health Service assessed how some 1,500 Guatemalans responded to penicillin after being exposed to syphilis, gonorrhea, and chancroid. Human rights groups called for compensation for the victims' families, assuming those infected with... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Discrimination Against People With HIV Persists in China

...Organization (ILO) and China's Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC). "Those who suffer gonorrhea, syphilis, chancroid, venereal lymphogranuloma, HPV, genital herpes or HIV will be disqualified," the regulations state. A similar... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Infected Guatemalans for STD Tests

...wrote Susan M. Reverby, a history professor at Wellesley College. Similar experiments were performed involving gonorrhea and chancroid. Reverby uncovered the project while researching the notorious Tuskegee experiment. Cutler also participated... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Fact Sheet in Brief

...may not infect areas covered by a condom (STDs such as genital herpes, human papillomavirus [HPV] infection, syphilis, and chancroid). STDs, Including HIV HIV Infection Consistent and correct use of latex condoms is highly... Read more »
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Gman yo dint answer me! please!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...(insertive and receptive), few seconds, no cum. The problem was this: the next day appeared a ulcer on my face, near my mouth, like a chancroid. I was going to see the dermatologist but it went away before I could see him. 15 days after the low... Read more »

Gman please help!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...(insertive and receptive), few seconds, no cum. The problem was this: the next day appeared a ulcer on my face, near my mouth, like a chancroid. I was going to see the dermatologist but it went away before I could see him. 15 days after the low... Read more »

hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hi guys, what are the stats on people catching hiv without catching other stds first? is this common? or do people genrally catch an std before they get hiv? thank you very much Read more »

hey INFECTED

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I was the one who suggested you test for chancroid. You said the doctor tested for chlamydia and it was negative. There are a lot of STD's out there that will give symptoms that Read more »