Bumps at back of throat, i lubricate with the sex toy with saliva.
Patient :I'm a guy and every now and then I use a sex toy, and to lubricate it I use my tongue. Immediately after my most recent use, I started to have a sore throat. 2 days later, me and everybody I was around had the flu so I figured that was it. But now, I'm over the flu and still have red bumps at the back of my throat and inflammation on the sides of my throat, I think my tonsils. It isn't sore and doesn't give me any problems at all but every time I breathe, there's a tickle in my throat which causes me to cough nonstop. I hope this isn't an STD, please let me know if there's a risk from my own sex toy.
Thanks for your question.
This does look like a STD, rather looks like a follicular tonsillitis. I guess you need to see an ENT Specialist for further management though you must know that there could be STDs like chlamydia , herpes and syphilis including fluid/blood borne hepatitis A, Band C, can be transmitted through sex toys if shared.
Hope this helps
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