Unprotected Sex

Unprotected sex is the act of having sexual intercourse without using protection in the form of a condom. It is considered unsafe due to the risk of transmission of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) it carries.

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How common is it for herpes infection to progress to encephalitis?

Query: Hello doctor, I had unprotected sex with my partner about five months back. We both went for HIV tridot tests, VRDL tests, HBsAg tests after four months. All came back negative for both. Our medicine specialist did not advise herpes screening. We both have no lesions or bumps at all. Also, I am to...  Read Full »

Dr. Dilip Meena

Dermatologist, Venereologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand that you are concerned. Routinely we advise HIV, HbsAg, HCV, and VDRL, and Herpes serology for sexually transmitted diseases. Genital herpes is mostly caused by HSV 2 (herpes simplex virus) virus and oral herpes by HSV 1. In serology, the large popul...  Read Full »

Is it possible to get pregnant without ejaculation of sperms?

Query: Hi I'm 32 year old female. We (husband) did sexual intercourse but he never ejaculate his sperm inside. Now problem is that I didn't get my period this time and now it's 39 days after periods. Can I get pregnant even though he didn't ejaculate inside? I didn't have any pregnancy symptoms but I feel ...  Read Full »

Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: hi dear good morning I fully understand your concern and will surely help you see for getting pregnant the sperms have to be ejaculated inside the vagina of the female. these sperms are then required to fertilise an egg which then gets implanted in uterus of the female. now in your case although...  Read Full »

I did not take pill after sex. Can I become pregnant?

Query: I had sex on the beginning of this month and both times my boyfriend didnt pull out. I took a action pill after two days. but within an hour and a half I threw up. I had eaten food before taking the pill. After I threw up , I didnt take another pill. According to my calendar , I ovulated during the ...  Read Full »

Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: hi dear good morning I fully understand your concern and will surely help you. see for getting pregnant the sperms have to be ejaculated inside the vagina of the female. these sperms are then required to fertilise an egg which then gets implanted in uterus of the female. now in your case although ...  Read Full »

How to manage blisters on the penis tip?

Query: Hi doctor,I have skin peeling or blister on the tip of my penis, which I believe is caused by friction. It is tender to touch but does not hurt or itch by itself. There is no oozing of liquid from the penis. I do not have any fever or other ailments. I am also currently taking Sompraz D40 for my sto...  Read Full »

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar

General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, Pulmonologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for your question. I can understand your concern. I have gone through the images (attachment removed to protect patient identity) you have attached. It looks like a friction ulcer. Do as follows. 1. Wear only cotton undergarments and clothes. No jeans and ti...  Read Full »

What does barrier contraception mean?

Query: Hi doctor, I had an I-pill after unprotected sex. We have had unprotected sex again after 72 hours of I-pill intake. Do I need to take second I-pill? Kindly suggest.  Read Full »

Dr. Sameer Kumar

Family Physician, Obstetrician And Gynaecologist, Infertility Specialist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. No, there is no requirement of repeating the I-pill till 72 hours to 120 hours after the first pill intake. The first pill shall cover up. You may derange the hormonal balance if you take the second pill now. Please practice barrier contraception till you get your with...  Read Full »

Why do I keep getting cuts on my foreskin?

Query: Hi doctor, My penis foreskin circumference became white. I am getting pain while opening that and I have many cuts on that.  Read Full »

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Bahunuthula

Cosmetologist, Dermatologist, HIV AIDS Specialist, Venereologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Your complaints are suggestive of fungal infection. I would like to know if you are a diabetic and a history of any high risk sexual behavior. Kindly upload an image to confirm the diagnosis and to formulate appropriate treatment plan. Revert back with the photos to a der...  Read Full »

Can sex during the unsafe period guarantee a pregnancy?

Query: My friend had unprotected intercourse with his partner on the day when his partner is in high chance to be pregnant but he pulled out. After that, his partner drank 5 contraceptive pills to counter the pregnancy(since Plan B is not allowed in our country). What are the chances that his partner will ...  Read Full »

Dr. Sosela Rrusho

Family Physician, General Practitioner

Answer: Greetings, Welcome to Icliniq.com I will be assisting to you today. Even if he has not ejaculated, they still has a chance of pregnancy if the pre-seminal fluid, the clear fluid that comes out before semen, which is rich in young healthy sperms, comes in contact. This is not an effective method a...  Read Full »

Can I prevent my chance of pregnancy by taking Yasmin?

Query: Hi doc, i got my periods on 2nd before two months and then 4th of last month; then 9th of this month . So i assume that i have 30 to 32 days cycle generally. Me and hubby had unprotected sex on 26th night of this month. so are we have any chace of preg? I do not want to get preg. When can i start ta...  Read Full »

Dr. Ahmed Amdihun Essa

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Greeting, I have seen your queries as to the chance of pregnancy for sex on the 18th day for a 32-34 day cycle period? ovulation happened always 14 days back from the first day of the period, which means you had ovulation on the 18-20th day, 1. Therefore, you have some risk (10-20% chance) of ...  Read Full »

Can you get pregnant if you miss a pill and have sex on the same day?

Query: Hi doctor,I have a 28 day period cycle. I have been taking pills for two years. I had sex on day 4 and day 6 of my cycle. The problem is that I forgot to take one pill. What is the possibility of pregnancy here? I am worried. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Neha Singh Rathod

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. If you have had sex on day 4 and 6 of period, then there is no chance of pregnancy as there is no ovulation. After every cycle day 1 (including the first day of period) to day 10 is safe period and that is because, there is no ovulation and hence, no ovum released. So, re...  Read Full »

Why do I get itching and burning sensation in hands with muscle pain after risky sexual exposure?

Query: Hello doctor, Before three months, I had unprotected sex with a sex worker in her monthly (menstrual) period. After sex, I noticed bleeding from my cut penis. After one week, pain subsided. And after a month, I had sex, and again noticed bleeding from penis wound. I again had protected sex with se...  Read Full »

Dr. Ravinder Kaur Sachdeva

HIV AIDS Specialist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The recommendations are to get the fourth generation HIV rapid test at the third or fourth week of the exposure. If the result is negative, get a confirmatory HIV rapid antibody test at 90 days (three months) of last exposure. Your negative HIV test result at three mont...  Read Full »

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