I have tonsillitis — is there anything I can do to feel better? Viruses are more common than bacteria. For the first time in my life, a girl gave me oral sex. Herpes often manifests as cold sores in and around the mouth, but not, so far as I know, sore throat. Could it maybe be just a mild yeast infection? Gonorrhea can infect your tonsils as a result of oral sex, and when it does can be tricky to cure: a study of Danish patients suffering from tonsillar gonorrhea found 11 of 13 had recently engaged in oral sex, and half the cases needed several courses of antibiotics. Your health care provider will likely suggest comfort measures to treat your sore throat. What are symptoms of tonsillitis? Not very happy about it as you can imagine! Do you have one oral-sex partner, or several? Nevertheless, in the next week or two, you should look out for any symptoms of genital infection.
And how would one go about asking one's partner to do it? It just feels uncomfortable to drink water. How do these 2 things reconcile? Seeking help and information when you are concerned about something is always a good idea. Any medical information published on this website is not intended as a substitute for informed medical advice and you should not take any action before consulting with a healthcare professional. I'm afraid to say notagoodninja is wrong when they say it takes 30 days to develop an std. What Are Throat Cancer Symptoms? It pains me to say this, but the first time I came down with tonsillitis it was about a week after a one night stand with a work colleague.
Any data you provide will be primarily stored and processed in the United States, pursuant to the laws of the United States, which may provide lesser privacy protections than European Economic Area countries. I always thought saliva had anti biotic properties though? There are , though, and some strains are more serious than others. I hope that your good health will continue to remain. This is the second time I have had tonsillitis in 5 years, and I have noticed a pattern, or perhaps a coincidence in both cases. I'm a little bit worried because for the past day or so my vagina has been.
Is this related, or did I just pick up cold germs he was carrying? It's time you switched to a better browser For a better, secure browsing experience, we've made the tough decision to no longer support early versions of Internet Explorer 8 and below and Firefox 22 and below. So, these days, spermicides are mostly used as a sort of additional precaution, for instance, with a condom or a diaphragm. I assume these are attempts at humor. I performed unprotected oral sex on a woman of unknown status about 2 weeks ago. Other diseases spreadable by oral sex include herpes, urethritis, and varieties of hepatitis.
The Center is an educational entity that exists to provide teen girls and young women with carefully researched health information, health education programs, and conferences. Only ever since I have had a sore throat, and swollen glands. A mucous membrane is a moist lining found in certain parts of the body, including the vagina, anus, and mouth. Quite frequently, they cause small flesh wounds with their fingernails, and these can sometimes bleed for a week or two. In fact, it's so small it's difficult to quantitate. After looking at my throat I saw my tonsils were a little inflamed and with a few white spots.
It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Bob Cunnilingus - no blood, good oral healt Jan 12, 2006 Dear Dr. I have no fever and no pain. I've only ever had one partner, and recently I performed oral sex on him. People with the virus may display no symptoms, very mild symptoms, or mistake their symptoms for something else. Or is there a chance that whatever causing my throat discomfort could cause her trouble as well? What you interpreted as a cold at the time you were with him was a bacterial sinus infection that turned into tonsilitis as well so you probably passed the bacteria to him via kissing rather than oral sex.
Tonsilitis is not as common in adults, and many adults have had their tonsils out due to repeated infections and hence won't get it. So you cannot assume that if you bluff your doctor into giving you a course of abx that they will clear up this infection. Please note: If no author information is provided, the source is cited instead. They might have entered your penis, but, fortunately, the danger is not very great. One study found parties ministering orally to women were four times as likely to contract an oral gonorrhea infection. By using this Site you agree to the following. Within a few hours I develop throat pain and sometimes, like now, a full-blown flu.
To be blunt, it won't make him orgasm because there are no erotic nerve endings in the fingers. The most important things are simply: - to treat your partner with respect; - to avoid getting her pregnant. Well, what has happened since is that the girl developed a cold in the head, and a couple of days later, she developed tonsillitis! A This is quite a common worry among young people. Now for the really bad part. So what follows is, of necessity, speculation. Many infections are easily transmitted through kissing someone or even just breathing within 3 feet of them and it's far more likely it's a non-std related cause of your symptoms. But if you cleaned yourself immediately after, the risk is much less.