Sexually Transmitted Infections and Testing

STD Testing and Screening in San Antonio, TX.

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are unfortunately a serious and common concern for many people. STDs are not easy to talk about, but is an important topic to discuss with your gynecologist if you are a sexually active person. Symptoms vary greatly from being totally asymptomatic (no symptoms whatsoever) to being severely symptomatic. The best approach is prevention by avoiding high risk sexual activity and using personal protection. We understand that although someone is cautious that STDs nevertheless can be transmitted when least expected. Symptoms that may be associated with an STD may include one or more of the following:

  • Genital sores, lesions or bumps
  • Genital itching or pain
  • Abnormal vaginal discharge or swelling
  • Burning at urination
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Irregular bleeding/ spotting
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Body aches
  • Pelvic discomforts/pain
  • Painful intercourse (dyspareunia)
  • NO symptoms whatsoever

Some common STDs include:

  • Human Papilloma Virus
  • Chlamydia
  • Genital Herpes
  • Gonorrhea
  • Syphilis
  • Hepatitis B, HIV (AIDS)
  • Others

If you are sexually active and/or have any concerns regarding your sexual health, we recommend that you schedule a problem visit at your earliest convenience for STD screening. Call (210) 692-3636 to schedule a problem visit for an evaluation.

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