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Can HSV-1 be transmitted genitally?

1. HSV-1 genital infection allows transmission through sexual and oral-genital contact. 2. Medication clears lesions, but virus shed asymptomatically. 3. Open communication with partners is crucial. 4. Use barriers like condoms or dental dams during sexual

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Does discontinuing biotin guarantee accurate HIV test results?

1.Biotin discontinued for three days before HIV RNA test. Not generally known to interfere with test results. 2.Ensures accuracy in early detection of HIV.

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Can HPV Transmit via Shared Clothes?

Direct Contact: The risk of HPV transmission through indirect contact, such as sharing clothes, is generally low. Removed Warts: Since your warts caused by HPV type 45 have been removed, the likelihood of transmitting the virus through your clothing is furthe

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Are HIV or PrEP causing symptoms?

HIV infection: While HIV can manifest with flu-like symptoms shortly after exposure, it's uncommon for symptoms to appear as early as three days post-exposure. HIV testing is advisable if there's a concern about potential exposure. PrEP (Pre-exposure prophyla

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Which Measures Can Cure Eye Flu?

Hygiene Practices: Ensure you maintain good hygiene by washing your hands frequently, especially before touching your eyes. Avoid rubbing your eyes to prevent further irritation and spreading of the infection. Rest and Relaxation: Get plenty of rest to allow

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Could Stray Dog Encounter Transmit Rabies?

Contact with Stray Dog: There is a potential risk of rabies transmission if the stray dog was infected. Saliva Exposure: Although the dog didn't break the skin, contact with its saliva could pose a risk if the dog is rabid.

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Could HSV-1 Explain My Genital Symptoms?

Symptoms and Concerns: Itching and burning sensation during urination Painless pimple on the frenulum of the penis Possible Cause: Recent oral sex with a partner who tested positive for HSV-1 Likelihood of HSV-1 Infection: Given the symptoms and the partner

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Do I Need Rabies Vaccine After Scratch?

Rabies transmission typically occurs through bites, not scratches. The cat seemed healthy and reacted out of being startled, indicating no signs of rabies. Evaluate the severity of the scratch and the likelihood of rabies exposure.

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