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Sexual Contact

Sexual contact involves the insertion and thrusting of men's penis into the vaginal of a female for sexual pleasure or reproduction. Other forms of sexual intercourse include anal sex, oral sex, fingering, and penetration using sex toys. It helps in achieving emotional or physical pleasure in humans, and it contributes to human bonding. It helps to reduce high blood pressure, burns calories, increases heart health, and strengthens the muscles.

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My boyfriend and I had sex and used condoms and i-Pill for protection. Can I get pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor,Three months back, my boyfriend and I had intercourse. He used a condom and did not ejaculate in me. After that, I took an i-Pill within two hours. Is there any chance of getting pregnant? My last period was a week before the intercourse. I do not have any PMS symptoms right now. Please...  Read Full »

Dr. Balakrishnan R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have read your query, and I can understand your concern. I do not see any chance of you getting pregnant. As he had used a condom, and you did not see any features of failure of the barrier. Also, you had taken an i-Pill which adds to the protection. i-Pill is a high...  Read Full »

Do condoms always prevent HIV transmission?

Query: Hi doctor, I had sex with a girl before three months. She got tested for HIV(Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and the result came negative. But now I have a low fever for four days. I have a doubt whether she has spread the virus through the condom she gave to me. Can anyone spread a virus through cond...  Read Full »

Dr. Ravinder K. Sachdeva

Answer: Hi, Welcome to If you had protected sex and if the condom was used consistently without any breakage in the condom, then the risk of acquiring HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is non-existent in your case. Your apprehensions are not factual. You have mentioned that your partner had ...  Read Full »

I have been prescribed antibiotics for sexually transmitted diseases. Can I take them all together or separately?

Query: Hello doctor, I want an opinion on the antibiotics that I have been prescribed for sexually transmitted infections. The laboratory results revealed that I am suffering from sexually transmitted infections caused by five different organisms. So, the doctor prescribed me three different antibiotics to...  Read Full »

Dr. Shubadeep Debabrata Sinha

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Your diagnostic tests are positive for Mycoplasma Hominis, Trichomonas Vaginalis, Gardenella Vaginalis, and Ureoplasma Ureolyticum. What is AZT according to your prescription? Azithromycin or Zidovudine? If it is Azithromycin, then a bolus dose is required. If it is ...  Read Full »

My HIV tests fall under false negative. Do I have HIV?

Query: Hello doctor, My ex-partner had HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) three years ago when I was along with him. But, he informed me regarding this very recently. He did not make me aware of his condition. We were not careful always. After getting to know, I checked on internet about its signs and symp...  Read Full »

Dr. Atishay Bukharia

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Out of nearly hundred person having sex with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) positive person, hardly less than one may get infected. The chances of acquiring HIV after sexual exposure is less than one percent. I would suggest you to get HIV RT- PCR (reverse transcript...  Read Full »

What are the chances of HIV transmission through oral sex?

Query: Hi doctor, 27 days ago I had protected sex with a girl, whom I knew only for 5 days and it was the first time. Also, we had oral sex also. During oral sex, I had no protection. Next day I started having pain on my testicles and my stomach. I was feeling weak the whole time, and after a week I gave u...  Read Full »

Dr. Atishay Bukharia

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Frequency of sex has nothing to do with E. coli bacteria (Escherichia coli). Prostatitis is very resistant to treat, so it is not necessary that if you have taken treatment, it will not recur. Sometimes, you have to take 4 to 6 months of treatment for prostatitis. This is...  Read Full »

Is pregnancy possible without penetrative sex?

Query: Hi doctor, Is it really possible to get pregnant without penetrating into vagina? We did not have sex. We rubbed the vagina and penis. Her period is late by two days. Is there any chance of getting pregnant?  Read Full »

Dr. Radhakrishnan Nair Bhaskaran

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Rubbing penis and vagina will not cause pregnancy. But, if it was after ejaculating outside and then rubbing and fingering can allow few sperm to get in. If she is on ovulating day then there is a possibility, though it is rare, it can be considered. So, if any delay ple...  Read Full »

I have had sexual contact with a sex worker after which I am feeling fatigued and feverish. Can I contract a sexually transmitted infection?

Query: Hello doctor, I have had sexual contact with a sex worker for the first time. However, I am worried about contracting a viral infection like HPV or HIV. I have been experiencing fatigue and mild fever for the past few days. Should I get tested? Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Muhammad Zohaib Siddiq

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. If you are concerned about the possibility of contracting a sexually transmitted infection (STI), it is always a good idea to get tested. However, HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and some other sexually trans...  Read Full »

I am an 18-year-old female, and I am usually very dry, even if I am aroused. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am an 18-year-old female, and I engage in sexual activities. Ever since I have masturbated or had sex, I am usually very dry, even if I am aroused. Also, even after I have vaginal discharge, I am not that wet. I had a yeast infection last year and recently had bacterial vaginosis, it wa...  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Jain

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. It seems to be due to some infection or deficiency of vitamins and minerals. Clean the vagina with vaginal wash regularly. Use some lubrication like vaseline during intercourse always. I suggest you take a capsule of Itraconazole 200 mg once ...  Read Full »

I have an IUD, but worried that I might get pregnant after having sexual contact on the 16th day of my cycle. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I have IUD in my ovary. On the 16th day of the menstrual cycle, I had sexual contact with my husband, and now I am worried I might get pregnant. My period cycle is irregular. Please help me. Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. Kindly let me know if IUD (intra-uterine device) is displaced. If yes, then contact a specialist for the transvaginal scan. Please send me further detailed history. IUDs such as Mirena can reduce cycles due to hormonal effects. You can have seru...  Read Full »

When can I take an hCG injection for fertility treatment and when will I ovulate after taking the injection?

Query: Hi doctor, My day ten scan shows three dominant follicles, one is 19 mm, the second is 20 mm, and the third is 14 mm. Since my husband is not available on day ten, he will be available on day 12th night. When should I take the hCG 5000 IU injection? When will I ovulate after taking the injection? Wh...  Read Full »

Dr. Purushottam Sah

Answer: Hi, Welcome back to I understand your concern. I suggest you take the injection on day 11 evening. Ovulation usually occurs 24 to 36 hours after taking the injection. Varies from person to person. So on day 12th night, you can contact your husband, and also on day 13th morning. Hope thi...  Read Full »

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