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Is gonorrhea, transmitted any other way besides sex Lets say drinking from some other’s cup.

Patient: Is gonoreah, transmitted any other way besides sex. Lets say drinking from someone else cucup who has it. Anything besides sexual contact

 

 

Doctor: Thanks for your question.One can get gonorrhea by having vaginal, anal, or oral sex with someone who has gonorrhea.A pregnant woman with gonorrhea can give the infection to her baby during childbirth.Other modalities are not possible. Hope this helps.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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