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Posted by: stupid me please help | 2009/01/19

sti syphilis

Hi,

Please will you help me, my partner had syphilis 20 years ago and was treated with penicillin and there were no occurances since then, I gave him oral sex (once) is there a chance that this disease could be passed onto me? I am so worried please can you help me.

Thanks

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the only way to be fully sure is to have a blood test. this will be beneficial as you / or your partner may have contracted other STI's in the course of a lifetime. some STI's carry no symptoms but can have disasterous effects such as infertility.

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