Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) or infections are contracted from sexual intercourse contact with another infected person (who may or may not show symptoms) or otherwise from intimate physical contact through the skin such as HPV and Herpes. The causative agents include virus, parasites, or bacteria that gets passed through semen, vaginal discharge, blood, or any other body fluids. Both men and women can be affected by most sexually transmitted diseases, says Dr. Nivedita Dadu, the best sexologist in Delhi.
Treatment and diagnosis of sexually transmitted diseases including syphilis, gonorrhea, genital herpes, trichomoniasis and skin diseases are provided by the expert and Best Venereologist in Delhi at Dadu Medical Centre.
What are the common signs and symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Diseases?
There can be varied signs and symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in different individuals. Sexually transmitted diseases are sometimes generally associated with no or mild symptoms as per the top venerologists in Delhi. Some of the signs and symptoms may include
How are Sexually Transmitted Diseases diagnosed?
All STD treatments in Delhi at Dadu Medical Centre, an STD treatment clinic in Delhi, are preceded by the right diagnosis. A sexually active individual must undergo a physical examination and if needed a microscopic evaluation of the sores or swabs of fluids discharged from the sexual organs can be done. Blood tests can also help diagnose some STDs if required.
The different types of sexually transmitted diseases are as explained below by the best sexologist in Delhi
1. Genital warts treatment in Delhi
These are soft abnormal skin growths that appear in the genital area of either men or women because of infection by Human Papillomavirus (HPV). The HPV infection is easily transmitted through skin contact from an infected person. Warts are mostly asymptomatic. Sometimes, warts go unnoticed as they are small and skin-colored (sometimes slightly darker). In males, these are usually found on the groin, penis, scrotum, in or around the anus, or inner thighs. For females, these can be visible on the cervix or inside and outside of the anus or vagina.
2. Gonorrhea STD treatment in Delhi
Gonorrhea is a bacterial infection caused by the sexual transmission of the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The most commonly affected sites include the urethra, rectum, and cervix (in females). In females, when the genitals get infected it results in vaginal bleeding, painful urination, increased vaginal discharge, or abdominal and pelvic pain. For males, testicles may swell and pain, the penis may have pus-like discharge, or there may be painful urination.
3. Syphilis STD treatment in Delhi
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. In the beginning, there may be painless sores (called a chancre) found in the genitals, mouth, or rectum. An individual can acquire the infection from the sores present in another infected person via contact with skin or mucous membrane. The infection occurs in stages- Primary, secondary, latent, and tertiary syphilis. A pregnant woman can spread this infection to her child. It can also spread and damage the nervous system or brain (neurosyphilis), the heart (Cardiovascular Syphilis) and the eye (ocular syphilis).
4. Trichomoniasis treatment in Delhi
Trichomoniasis is a parasitic infection of the vagina, vulva, urethra, or cervix in sexually active individuals caused by a protozoan parasite Trichomonas vaginalis.
5. Genital Herpes treatment in Delhi
Genital herpes is a viral infection caused by Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-2). This virus is generally found in semen, vaginal secretions, and saliva and can enter the genital area, nose, and mouth through mucous membranes. This sexually transmitted infection usually results in the development of fluid-filled, painful bumps on the skin around the buttocks, anus, vagina (in females), or penis and scrotum (in males).
Sexually transmitted disease characterised by painful red coloured bumps that may be ulcerated.
Yes, to a certain extent as per the best venerologists in Delhi. A person cannot acquire STDs if he/she follows such preventive measures
Dr. Nivedita Dadu, the best dermatologist and venerologist in Delhi provides treatment for venereal and sexually transmitted diseases that manifest in the skin of both genders. She first discusses the matter with the patient, asks questions for better investigation, and also notes the precise description of the symptoms. Then she does a physical examination of the affected area and looks for any skin abnormalities and to confirm an infection a smear test might be conducted, only if required. Vaginal discharge and infected secretion from the urethra may be examined as well
The microbiological test is conducted to determine the pathological strain.
The treatment of sexually transmitted diseases depends on the type of infection.
STD treatment in Delhi
For bacterial infection antibiotics in the form of an ointment or tablets are prescribed. For viral infection certain medication, viral therapy, and radiofrequency/ electrocautery are recommended to remove proliferation of growth.
It is recommended that both the partners are treated at the same time. If only one partner is treated for the infection there is always a chance of reinfection.
Consult now with Dr. Nivedita Dadu, Venereologist and Dermatologist in Delhi to get treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and infections.