Gonorrhea: Acute infectious disease characterized by primary invasion of the urogenital tract. The etiologic agent, NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE, was isolated by Neisser in 1879.Neisseria gonorrhoeae: A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria primarily found in purulent venereal discharges. It is the causative agent of GONORRHEA.Pharyngeal Diseases: Pathological processes involving the PHARYNX.Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Bacterial: Bacterial diseases transmitted or propagated by sexual conduct.Chlamydia Infections: Infections with bacteria of the genus CHLAMYDIA.Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Diseases due to or propagated by sexual contact.Cefixime: A third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic that is stable to hydrolysis by beta-lactamases.Penicillin G Procaine: Semisynthetic antibiotic prepared by combining penicillin G with PROCAINE.Riots: A form of violent crowd behavior which expresses the emotional release of resentments and prejudices, usually relevant to grievances toward the social system.Urethritis: Inflammation involving the URETHRA. Similar to CYSTITIS, clinical symptoms range from vague discomfort to painful urination (DYSURIA), urethral discharge, or both.Syphilis: A contagious venereal disease caused by the spirochete TREPONEMA PALLIDUM.Firesetting Behavior: A compulsion to set fires.Sex: The totality of characteristics of reproductive structure, functions, PHENOTYPE, and GENOTYPE, differentiating the MALE from the FEMALE organism.Rectal Diseases: Pathological developments in the RECTUM region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).Urethra: A tube that transports URINE from the URINARY BLADDER to the outside of the body in both the sexes. It also has a reproductive function in the male by providing a passage for SPERM.Ceftriaxone: A broad-spectrum cephalosporin antibiotic with a very long half-life and high penetrability to meninges, eyes and inner ears.Spectinomycin: An antibiotic produced by Streptomyces spectabilis. It is active against gram-negative bacteria and used for the treatment of gonorrhea.Sexual Behavior: Sexual activities of humans.Probenecid: The prototypical uricosuric agent. It inhibits the renal excretion of organic anions and reduces tubular reabsorption of urate. Probenecid has also been used to treat patients with renal impairment, and, because it reduces the renal tubular excretion of other drugs, has been used as an adjunct to antibacterial therapy.Homosexuality: The sexual attraction or relationship between members of the same SEX.Chlamydia trachomatis: Type species of CHLAMYDIA causing a variety of ocular and urogenital diseases.Trichomonas Infections: Infections in birds and mammals produced by various species of Trichomonas.Prostitution: The practice of indulging in sexual relations for money.Trichomonas Vaginitis: Inflammation of the vagina, marked by a purulent discharge. This disease is caused by the protozoan TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS.San FranciscoHomosexuality, Male: Sexual attraction or relationship between males.Urethral Diseases: Pathological processes involving the URETHRA.ColoradoLigase Chain Reaction: A DNA amplification technique based upon the ligation of OLIGONUCLEOTIDE PROBES. The probes are designed to exactly match two adjacent sequences of a specific target DNA. The chain reaction is repeated in three steps in the presence of excess probe: (1) heat denaturation of double-stranded DNA, (2) annealing of probes to target DNA, and (3) joining of the probes by thermostable DNA ligase. After the reaction is repeated for 20-30 cycles the production of ligated probe is measured.Heterosexuality: The sexual attraction or relationship between members of the opposite SEX.Hospitals, Military: Hospitals which provide care for the military personnel and usually for their dependents.Injections, Intramuscular: Forceful administration into a muscle of liquid medication, nutrient, or other fluid through a hollow needle piercing the muscle and any tissue covering it.Cephalosporins: A group of broad-spectrum antibiotics first isolated from the Mediterranean fungus ACREMONIUM. They contain the beta-lactam moiety thia-azabicyclo-octenecarboxylic acid also called 7-aminocephalosporanic acid.Uterine Cervical Diseases: Pathological processes of the UTERINE CERVIX.Microbial Sensitivity Tests: Any tests that demonstrate the relative efficacy of different chemotherapeutic agents against specific microorganisms (i.e., bacteria, fungi, viruses).Cefotaxime: Semisynthetic broad-spectrum cephalosporin.Cefuroxime: Broad-spectrum cephalosporin antibiotic resistant to beta-lactamase. It has been proposed for infections with gram-negative and gram-positive organisms, GONORRHEA, and HAEMOPHILUS.Trichomonas vaginalis: A species of TRICHOMONAS that produces a refractory vaginal discharge in females, as well as bladder and urethral infections in males.Shame: An emotional attitude excited by realization of a shortcoming or impropriety.Anti-Bacterial Agents: Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.United StatesContact Tracing: Identification of those persons (or animals) who have had such an association with an infected person, animal, or contaminated environment as to have had the opportunity to acquire the infection. Contact tracing is a generally accepted method for the control of sexually transmitted diseases.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Cervix Uteri: The neck portion of the UTERUS between the lower isthmus and the VAGINA forming the cervical canal.Chlamydia: A genus of the family CHLAMYDIACEAE whose species cause a variety of diseases in vertebrates including humans, mice, and swine. Chlamydia species are gram-negative and produce glycogen. The type species is CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS.WashingtonAnti-Infective Agents: Substances that prevent infectious agents or organisms from spreading or kill infectious agents in order to prevent the spread of infection.Sentinel Surveillance: Monitoring of rate of occurrence of specific conditions to assess the stability or change in health levels of a population. It is also the study of disease rates in a specific cohort such as in a geographic area or population subgroup to estimate trends in a larger population. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Ciprofloxacin: A broad-spectrum antimicrobial carboxyfluoroquinoline.Condoms: A sheath that is worn over the penis during sexual behavior in order to prevent pregnancy or spread of sexually transmitted disease.BaltimoreNonoxynol: Nonionic surfactant mixtures varying in the number of repeating ethoxy (oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) groups. They are used as detergents, emulsifiers, wetting agents, defoaming agents, etc. Nonoxynol-9, the compound with 9 repeating ethoxy groups, is a spermatocide, formulated primarily as a component of vaginal foams and creams.Sexual Partners: Married or single individuals who share sexual relations.Mass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: A spectrum of inflammation involving the female upper genital tract and the supporting tissues. It is usually caused by an ascending infection of organisms from the endocervix. Infection may be confined to the uterus (ENDOMETRITIS), the FALLOPIAN TUBES; (SALPINGITIS); the ovaries (OOPHORITIS), the supporting ligaments (PARAMETRITIS), or may involve several of the above uterine appendages. Such inflammation can lead to functional impairment and infertility.Vaginal Diseases: Pathological processes of the VAGINA.Ophthalmia Neonatorum: Acute conjunctival inflammation in the newborn, usually caused by maternal gonococcal infection. The causative agent is NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE. The baby's eyes are contaminated during passage through the birth canal.Contraceptive Devices, Male: Contraceptive devices used by males.Space-Time Clustering: A statistically significant excess of cases of a disease, occurring within a limited space-time continuum.Private Practice: Practice of a health profession by an individual, offering services on a person-to-person basis, as opposed to group or partnership practice.Epidemiologic Factors: Events, characteristics, or other definable entities that have the potential to bring about a change in a health condition or other defined outcome.
"Gonorrhoea". Patient.info. Urrejola, G; Villalón, R; Rodríguez, N (February 2010). "[Perianal tuberculosis: report of two cases ... Report of a case". Diseases of the colon and rectum. 30 (8): 620-2. doi:10.1007/bf02554810. PMID 3622166. Gierthmühlen, M; ... Hence, it can be confused with Crohn's disease. Rectal gonorrhea is caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae (also ... rectal gonorrhea, chlamydia), anal carcinoma, AIDS, rectal foreign body, bowel obstruction, rectocele, enterocele, ulcerative ...
With severe cases, people may have discharge containing blood or pus, severe rectal pain, and diarrhea. Some people suffer from ... Gonorrhea (Gonococcal proctitis) This is the most common cause. Strongly associated with anal intercourse. Symptoms include ... Chlamydia (chlamydia proctitis) Accounts for twenty percent of cases. People may show no symptoms, mild symptoms, or severe ...
Sexually transmitted infection
There are some antibiotic resistant strains for Gonorrhea but most cases can be cured with antibiotics. Syphilis is an STI ... In 90% of cases the body's immune system clears the infection naturally within 2 years. Some cases may not be cleared and can ... An option for treating partners of patients (index cases) diagnosed with chlamydia or gonorrhea is patient-delivered partner ... In the United States there were 19 million new cases of sexually transmitted infections in 2010. In 2010, 19 million new cases ...
Vincent van Gogh's health
He cites two case histories of men in their 30s who were demonstrated to have AIP and displayed some symptoms similar to those ... He was unable to sleep for three weeks prior to his diagnosis of gonorrhea in The Hague (sleeplessness and fever probably due ... Rey told me that he had seen a case where someone had mutilated his own ear, just as I did, and I think I heard a doctor from ... In any case, the hereditary defect of this rare disease is not confirmed in Theo's descendants. However, lead poisoning can ...
In 2015 about 61 million new cases occurred globally. In the United States about 1.4 million cases were reported in 2014. ... Gonorrhea, syphilis, and HIV should be tested for in those who have been infected. Following treatment people should be tested ... Chlamydia is known as the "silent epidemic" as in women, it may not cause any symptoms in 70-80% of cases, and can linger for ...
Contagious Diseases Acts
Those who wear contact lens and those with either gonorrhea or chlamydia as the cause should be treated. Allergic cases can be ... Viral culture may be appropriate in epidemic case clusters. A patch test is used to identify the causative allergen in the case ... In the majority of viral cases, there is no specific treatment. Most cases due to a bacterial infection will also resolve ... Though very rare, hyperacute cases are usually caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae or N. meningitidis. Chronic cases of bacterial ...
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Globally about 106 million cases of chlamydia and 106 million cases of gonorrhea occurred in 2008. The number of cases of PID ... Globally about 106 million cases of chlamydia and 106 million cases of gonorrhea occurred in 2008. The number of cases of PID; ... Rarely cases of PID have developed in people who have stated they have never had sex. Chlamydia trachomatis Neisseria ... In severe cases more testing may be required such as laparoscopy, intra-abdominal bacteria sampling and culturing, or tissue ...
Sex in the American Civil War
Among white Union soldiers there was a total of 73,382 syphilis cases and 109,397 gonorrhea cases. The total rate of VD among ... Union black troops, however, had rates of 34 per 1000 for syphilis and 44 per 1000 for gonorrhea. Cases were most prominent ... Sometimes, offering money for sex to a white woman of good standing was considered almost tantamount to rape; in the case of an ... There was only one case of male prostitution reported during the war. The Richmond Dispatch reported on May 13, 1862, that ...
History of condoms
By the end of the war, the American military had diagnosed almost 400,000 cases of syphilis and gonorrhea, a historic high. ... In this case, the judge ruled that condoms could be legally advertised and sold for the prevention of disease.[dubious - ... This coincided with a steep decline in U.S. military cases of sexually transmitted disease. The U.S. military was not the only ... In 1965, the U.S. Supreme Court case Griswold v. Connecticut struck down one of the remaining Comstock laws, the bans of ...
Health in the United States
There were 301,174 reported cases of gonorrhea in 2009 (10 percent less than in 2008)- making gonorrhea the second most ... The two most commonly reported infectious diseases with 1.5 million total cases (2009) are chlamydia and gonorrhea. Adolescent ... There were more than 1.2 million cases of chlamydia (1,244,180) reported to CDC in 2009, the largest number of cases ever ... the highest number of cases since 1995 and an increase over 2007 (11,466 cases). Foodborne illness outbreaks in the United ...
Sexually transmitted infection
... increases in confirmed cases of gonorrhoea and syphilis. Since 2008 syphilis cases have risen by 148%, from 2,874 to 7,137, ... In 90% of cases the body's immune system clears the infection naturally within 2 years. Some cases may not be cleared and ... An option for treating partners of patients (index cases) diagnosed with chlamydia or gonorrhea is patient-delivered partner ... There are some antibiotic resistant strains for Gonorrhea but most cases can be cured with antibiotics. ...
Complications of pregnancy
A mild case would require rest, rehabilitation therapy and pain is usually manageable. More severe cases would also include ... Gonorrhoea and Chlamydia), and normal fauna of the genito-urinary tract (e.g., Candida) are among those commonly seen in ... Still, in some cases the same basic feature can manifest as either a discomfort or a complication depending on the severity. ... Treatment: In most cases, keyhole surgery must be carried out to remove the fetus, along with the Fallopian tube. If the ...
In 2006 Goodyear-Smith was asked to review an alleged sexual abuse case involving gonorrhea in an infant. This led to a review ... The hope is that understanding how mistakes were made in this case can serve as lessons for the future." During the 1990s ... In 2015 she published a book about the trial and medical and forensic issues involved titled Murder that wasn't - the case of ... Goodyear-Smith, F (2007). "What is the evidence for non-sexual transmission of gonorrhoea in children after the neonatal period ...
In the rare cases when this is unsuccessful, an ultrasound scan may be arranged to check the position of the coil and exclude ... It is also recommended that patients be tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia prior to insertion, as a current STI at the time of ... In most cases the enlarged follicles disappear spontaneously after two to three months. Surgical intervention is not usually ... Immediate removal the IUD is recommended in the case of pregnancy. No pattern of birth defects was found in the 35 babies for ...
Most cases are caused by a viral infection. Strep throat, a bacterial infection, is the cause in about 25% of children and 10% ... Uncommon causes include other bacteria such as gonorrhea, fungus, irritants such as smoke, allergies, and gastroesophageal ... Some cases of pharyngitis are caused by fungal infection such as Candida albicans causing oral thrush. ... It is unclear if steroids are useful in acute pharyngitis, other than possibly in severe cases. About 7.5% of people have a ...
The Herbal Bed
It is from an acquaintance, who tells him that Jack was mouthing off in the local inn that Susanna has gonorrhea and that she ... He has therefore lost the case and will be excommunicated. The bishop says John, Rafe and Susanna can leave without a stain on ... He claimed she had caught "the running of the raynes [kidneys]", a term used for gonorrhea, from Smith. Smith was a 35-year-old ... The play derives from a real court case. In June 1613, a man named John Lane (1590-1640), aged 23, accused Susanna of adultery ...
Prostitution in the United Kingdom
By 1864, one out of three sick cases in the army was caused by venereal disease; admissions into hospitals for gonorrhoea and ... This is the case even if such places are advertised under the guise of massage parlours and saunas. Some police forces have ... Proponents of sex buyer laws argue for a system in which it is illegal to pay for sex, as is the case with prostitution in ... However, the case collapsed in 2016 without a verdict. In March 2016, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, speaking to students ...
In 25% of cases the cause is never determined. The pain can persist for a long and indefinite period of time following the ... In those between the ages of 14 to 35 it is usually caused by either gonorrhea or chlamydia. In people either older or younger ... It is often accompanied by symptoms of a urinary tract infection, fever, and in over half of cases it presents in combination ... All people with chronic pain should be tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia. Ultrasound is useful if the cause is not certain ...
Gonorrhea can also cause pus-filled vaginal discharge, but Gonorrhea is similarly asymptomatic in up to 50% of cases. If the ... In the case of a foreign body, the discharge is often bloody or brown. Vaginal lubrication Bartholin's gland Vaginal flora ... Chlamydia and gonorrhea can also cause vaginal discharge, though more often than not these infections do not cause symptoms. ... It is the most common cause of pathological vaginal discharge in women of childbearing age and accounts for 40-50% of cases. In ...
The dried flowers and flower buds are used as a substitute for tea in case of diabetes patients. It is also believed to improve ... In Africa the bark and seeds are said to give relief in rheumatism, eye diseases, gonorrhea, diabetes and gout. The plant has ... The powdered seed is also applied to the eye, in case of chronic purulent conjunctivitis. ...
... and in this case refers to the detection of urethritis, and the testing for but found negative of gonorrhea. In this sense, the ... The most frequent cause of NGU (23%-55% of cases) is C. trachomatis.[medical citation needed] In the United Kingdom, NGU is ... However, the term NSU is sometimes distinguished and used to mean that both gonorrhea and chlamydia have been ruled out. Thus, ... Non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU) is diagnosed if a person with urethritis has no signs of gonorrhea bacteria on laboratory tests ...
John Andree (surgeon)
On a Case of Suppression of Urine, Medical Observations and Enquiries, vol. V, 1776 Essay on Gonorrhœa, London, 1777 ... The case is described by Andree himself in a letter to Sir Astley Cooper, published in the appendix to a paper on 'Cynanche ... 1790 Cases and Observations [in Surgery], London, 1799 "Andree, John (fl.1790)". Dictionary of National Biography. London: ...
Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Lazaret Sites
... and were treated as if they had gonorrhoea, whether they did or not. The syphilis cases were mostly in a non-infectious stage, ... and in addition some had never had gonorrhoea. Dr Hayes stated that suspect cases were sent to Fantome Island from various ... However, in most cases the drugs worked. In July 1949 it was reported that sulphetrone had "already resulted in a remarkable ... The first case of Hansen's disease in Queensland had been discovered in 1855. During the following two decades there were ...
In the case of HIV this possibility has been established. It is also responsible for the increased incidence of herpes simplex ... gonorrhea, hepatitis B, syphilis, herpes, and trichomoniasis. Sexually transmitted diseases such as HIV and hepatitis B are ... One proxy in the case of influenza is tracking of influenza-like illness at certain sentinel sites of health care practitioners ... Public health staff rely on health care workers and microbiology laboratories to report cases of reportable diseases to them. ...
Women's reproductive health in the United States
Of those 12 million cases there are 1.5 million cases of gonorrhea, 500,000 cases of genital herpes, and 110,000 cases of ... An IUD is different than most forms of contraception, as it is 100% effective in both cases of use. It is not possible to use ... Within one year in the United States there are an estimated 12 million cases of sexually transmitted diseases that occur. ... Hormonal contraceptives can be almost 100% effective when used perfectly, but in most cases it is used imperfectly. Oral ...
In some cases it can be part of a foot fetish. One individual places their feet around the penis and caresses it until orgasm ... Gonorrhoea is generally spread through vaginal or anal intercourse, though it may also be spread through oral sex ... Chlamydia is generally spread through vaginal or anal intercourse; in rare cases, it may be spread through oral sex ...
In 1612 he was called as a witness in the Bellott v. Mountjoy case. A year later he was back in London to make the Gatehouse ... In June 1613 Shakespeare's daughter Susanna was slandered by John Lane, a local man who claimed she had caught gonorrhea from a ... Robinson may be the same man recorded as a labourer in Stratford, in which case it is possible he worked for Shakespeare. He ... Legal documents from 1612, when the case was brought to trial, show that Shakespeare was a tenant of Christopher Mountjoy, a ...
... gonorrhoea, syphilis, and malaria. Autoimmunity is possible cause of recurrent or late-term miscarriages. In the case of an ... Severe cases of hypothyroidism increase the risk of miscarriage. The effect of milder cases of hypothyroidism on miscarriage ... In the case of blood loss, pain, or both, transvaginal ultrasound is performed. If a viable intrauterine pregnancy is not found ... In cases of uncertainty, ectopic pregnancy must be excluded using techniques like serial beta-hCG measurements. A missed ...
A study published in 2017 showed that MeNZB vaccine provided a partial protection against Gonorrhea.The vaccine efficiency was ... a retrospective case-control study". Lancet. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(17)31449-6. New Zealand Ministry of Health immunisation ... Petousis-Harris, Helen (2017). "Effectiveness of a group B outer membrane vesicle meningococcal vaccine against gonorrhoea in ...
Guatemala syphilis experiment
Several days later, Berta's eyes were filled with pus from the gonorrhea, and she was bleeding from her urethra. Three days ... The case failed when a judge determined that the U.S. government could not be held liable for actions outside the U.S. ... military population from the increasing infections of STDs such as gonorrhea as well as the particularly painful regimen of ... by infecting human subjects recruited from prison populations with gonorrhea. Though at first, the idea of using human subjects ...
Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
In cases of Keratomalacia, where the corneal ulceration is due to a deficiency of Vitamin A, supplementation of the Vitamin A ... Gonorrhoea and many other bacteria. ... In case of progressive or non-healing ulcers, surgical ... Microbiological culture tests may be necessary to isolate the causative organisms for some cases. Other tests that may be ...
Urinary tract infection
In cases where infections are related to intercourse, taking antibiotics afterwards may be useful. In post-menopausal women ... In uncomplicated cases, UTIs are treated with a short course of antibiotics such as nitrofurantoin or trimethoprim/ ... In straightforward cases, a diagnosis may be made and treatment given based on symptoms alone without further laboratory ... A urinary tract infection may involve only the lower urinary tract, in which case it is known as a bladder infection. ...
Sara Josephine Baker
In those cases of abscess which do require antibiotic treatment, Staphylococcus aureus bacteria is a common cause and an anti- ... β: Gonococcemia/Gonorrhea/Primary gonococcal dermatitis. *Melioidosis. *Cutaneous Pasteurella hemolytica infection. * ... There does not appear to be any benefit from also using antibiotics in most cases. A small amount of evidence did not find ... Ultrasound imaging may be useful in cases in which the diagnosis is not clear. In abscesses around the anus, computer ...
Day-care sex-abuse hysteria
Freeing Bernie Baran, 2010 documentary on one of the earliest cases. Notes and references. Notes. *^ a b c d e f g ... ECDC hosted a puppet show and delivered letters to parents notifying them about a child at the day care with gonorrhea. Five ... Significant cases. Most of those accused in these cases were eventually freed, but no U.S. Governor has pardoned a ... The case was prosecuted by Dade County state's attorney Janet Reno, who also prosecuted day-care sex-abuse cases against ...
... hyperacute cases are usually caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae or Neisseria meningitidis. Chronic cases of bacterial ... People who wear contact lenses and those whose infection is caused by gonorrhea or chlamydia should be treated. Allergic ... and artificial tears sometimes relieve discomfort in mild cases. In more severe cases, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory ... The prescription of antibiotics is not necessary in most cases. Viral. Viral conjunctivitis usually resolves on its ...
سرطان پروستات - ویکیپدیا، دانشنامهٔ آزاد
... the vast majority of cases are still diagnosed in men older than 65 years, and approximately 25% of cases are diagnosed in men ... In particular, infection with the sexually transmitted infections chlamydia, gonorrhea, or syphilis seems to increase risk. ... It is the most common type of cancer in men in the United States, with 186,000 new cases in 2008 and 28,600 deaths. ... Many cases can be safely followed with active surveillance or watchful waiting. Other treatments may include a combination ...
All Other Suspected Cases Now in Quarantine and Show No Alarming Symptoms" (PDF). The New York Times. July 18, 1911. Retrieved ... can experience a severe case, and each person's case should be measured by the loss of fluids, preferably in consultation with ... A case of cholera developed today in the steerage of the Hamburg-American liner Moltke, which has been detained at quarantine ... Notable cases. *Tchaikovsky's death has traditionally been attributed to cholera, most probably contracted through drinking ...
Ernst vom Rath
... other diseases that have been screened for before marriage in some cases have included tuberculosis, gonorrhea, and HIV, the ... In this latter case, the notice is publicly posted for 15 days, after which a civil marriage can take place. Marriages may take ... as is the case with Islamic polygamy, for example. Polyamorous and polyandrous marriages are, likewise, still prohibited. ...
A 2014 systematic review of case reports and case series concluded that the limited available data suggest pulsed dye laser ... Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae). *Mycoplasma hominis infection (Mycoplasma hominis). *Syphilis (Treponema pallidum). * ... For mild cases, over-the-counter wart medicines, such as salicylic acid may shorten infection duration. Daily topical ... Most cases of molluscum contagiosum will clear up naturally within two years (usually within nine months). So long as the skin ...
Fujimoto, Victor Y.; Miller, J.Heath; Klein, Nancy A.; Soules, Michael R. "Congenital cervical atresia: Report of seven cases ... it is associated with a mucous vaginal discharge and the sexually transmitted infections such as chlamydia and gonorrhoea. ... with rates varying geographically from less than one to more than 50 cases per 100,000 women. It is a leading cause of ... Most cases of cervical cancer are detected in this way, without having caused any symptoms. When symptoms occur, they may ...
Guatemala syphilis experiment
The case failed when a judge determined that the U.S. government could not be held liable for actions committed outside of the ... Several days later, Berta's eyes were filled with pus from the gonorrhea, and she was bleeding from her urethra. Three days ... After stopping the Terre Haute experiments for lack of accurate infection of subjects with gonorrhea, Dr. Mahoney moved on to ... This case argued that the United States was at fault due to not asking for consent. This lawsuit asked for money to compensate ...
Most cases of TD are mild and resolve in a few days without treatment, but severe or protracted cases may result in significant ... Bacteria are responsible for more than half of cases. The bacteria enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) are typically the ... Appetite may decrease significantly. Though unpleasant, most cases of TD are mild, and resolve in a few days without medical ... Bacterial enteropathogens cause about 80% of cases. Viruses and protozoans account for most of the rest. ...
Their use greatly decreases the risk of gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomoniasis, hepatitis B, and HIV/AIDS. They also to a lesser ... STI diagnostic tests are usually easily available in the developed world, but this is often not the case in the developing ... Bacterial STIs include chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. Viral STIs include genital herpes, HIV/AIDS, and genital warts. ... Resistance to certain antibiotics is developing among some organisms such as gonorrhea. Read more... ...
Book of Leviticus
Knierim, Rolf P (1995). The Task of Old Testament Theology: Substance, Method, and Cases. Eerdmans. ISBN 9780802807151. .. ... including female menses and male gonorrhea, are unclean. The reasoning behind the food rules are obscure; for the rest the ... Sacrifices are between God, the priest, and the offerers, although in some cases the entire sacrifice is a single portion to ... In any case, there has been a pollution of the sanctuary by the bodies of the two dead priests, leading into the next theme, ...
In cases in which one of the partners is treated for an STI, it is recommended that the couple not use sex toys until the ... Women with copper intrauterine device may be subject to greater risk of infection from bacterial infectious such as gonorrhea ... Anal stimulation with a sex toy requires similar safety measures to anal penetration with a penis, in this case using a condom ... Although strategies for avoiding STIs like syphilis and gonorrhea have existed for centuries and the term "safe sex" existed in ...
Infección de transmisión sexual, a enciclopedia libre
1983). "Risk of Acquiring Gonorrhea and Prevalence of Abnormal Adnexal Findings Among Women Recently Exposed to Gonorrhea". ... Os tipos de alto risco de VPH case sempre causan cancro cervical, así como cancro anal, de pene e de vulva. Outros tipos de VPH ... "Gonorrhea - National Library of Medicine - PubMed Health". Ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. Consultado o 2013-06-30.. ... 1970). "An estimate of the risk of men acquiring gonorrhea by sexual contact with infected females" 91 (2): 170-174.. ...
There are approximately 2,600 cases of bacterial meningitis per year in the United States, and on average 333,000 cases in ... The case fatality rate ranges between 10 and 20 percent. The incidence of endemic meningococcal disease during the last 13 ... In the case of meningitis, bacteria attack the lining between the brain and skull called the meninges. Infected fluid from the ... When a case is confirmed, all close contacts with the infected person can be offered antibiotics to reduce the likelihood of ...
A 2002 case-control study in Brazil showed that only 3% of case participants and 11% of control participants used sunscreen ... and gonorrhea, mammography (to screen for breast cancer), colorectal cancer screening, a Pap test (to check for cervical cancer ... Merkur, S., Sassi, F., & McDaid, D. (2013). Promoting health, preventing disease: Is there an economic case? European ... An Economic Case Conclusion There are economic and health related arguments for preventive healthcare. Direct and indirect ...
... of all cases, and worldwide accounts for one and a half million cases and over half a million deaths, being the fifth most ... Diseases such as chlamydia and gonorrhoea are also important causes of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and subsequent ... Grant, Nicole J. (1992). The Selling of contraception : the Dalkon Shield case, sexuality, and women's autonomy. Columbus: Ohio ... The case fatality rate of 52% is also higher in developing countries than in developed countries (43%), and the mortality rate ...
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Semen - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
HIV, chlamydia, gonorrhea, hepatitis B, herpes and syphillis are examples of STIs. One of the ways for a man to lower the ... In such cases, it may be necessary for the woman to have a baby through artificial insemination. This is a medical way of ... G. Guillet; G. Dagregorio, M.H. Guillet (2005). "[Vulvar Contact Dermatitis due to Seminal Allergy: 3 Cases]". Ann. Dermatol. ... In a very small number of cases, people have experienced allergic reactions when they touched semen. This is called human ...
Document | United States Preventive Services Taskforce
... reported gonorrhea cases have increased recently, from 105.3 cases to 171.9 cases per 100,000 population from 2013 to 2017, ... there were 648.8 cases per 100,000 women in 2017.1 Estimated rates of gonorrhea among pregnant women in the US primary care ... adolescents and young adult women have the highest rates of gonorrhea, with rates peaking at age 19 years (872.2 cases per ... Screening for gonorrhea - including ocular prophylaxis in newborns. In: Guide to Clinical Preventive Services: Report of the U. ...
Gonorrhea | 1996 Case Definition
... wwwn.cdc.gov/nndss/conditions/gonorrhea/case-definition/2014/) * Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae) , 1990 Case Definition ( ... Related Case Definition(s). * Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae) , 2014 Case Definition (https:// ... Surveillance case definitions enable public health officials to classify and count cases consistently across reporting ... The 1996 case definition appearing on this page was re-published in the 2009 CSTE position statement 09-ID-35. Thus, the 1996 ...
Gonorrhea | 1990 Case Definition
... wwwn.cdc.gov/nndss/conditions/gonorrhea/case-definition/2014/) * Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae) , 1996 Case Definition ( ... Related Case Definition(s). * Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae) , 2014 Case Definition (https:// ... Surveillance case definitions enable public health officials to classify and count cases consistently across reporting ... Case Classification. Probable. Demonstration of gram-negative intracellular diplococci in an endocervical smear obtained from a ...
Number of Reported Gonorrhea Cases | KFF
Preventing Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea | HIP Case Studies | CDC
High-Impact Prevention case study for preventing Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea ... This is a rate of 146 gonorrhea cases per 100,000 persons. Moreover, the rate of gonorrhea cases has increased 48.6% since 2009 ... Preventing Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea by Changing Treatment Guidelines and Educating Health Care Providers. Prevention Case ... By preventing antibiotic resistance, CDC can prevent gonorrhea cases, which saves health care costs. For example, emerging ...
Gonorrhea cases jump 145% in Iowa since 2013
... with 80 percent of new cases found in people 15 to 34 years old. ... New gonorrhea cases are particularly common among young Iowa ... Gonorrhea cases jump 145% in Iowa since 2013. New gonorrhea cases are particularly common among young Iowa adults, with 80 ... Gonorrhea cases jump 145% in Iowa since 2013 New gonorrhea cases are particularly common among young Iowa adults, with 80 ... In 2016, 2,600 cases of gonorrhea were reported in Iowa.. Gonorrhea is a bacterial infection that is mainly spread via sex. ...
CDC: Drug-resistance gonorrhea cases found in Hawaii - Washington Times
Federal researchers say a cluster of gonorrhea cases in Hawaii are the first in the nation to show resistance to the strongest ... HONOLULU (AP) - Federal researchers say a cluster of gonorrhea cases in Hawaii are the first in the nation to show resistance ... The cases, identified in Honolulu in April and May, showed resistance to azithromycin at much higher levels than other cases ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday that the seven Hawaii cases could mean treatment for gonorrhea ...
U.K. Man Has World's Worst Case of Super-Gonorrhea
Its the first case of the sexually-transmitted disease that could not be cured with the main antibiotic treatment, a ... U.K. Man Has Worlds Worst Case of Super-Gonorrhea. From the WebMD Archives March, 29, 2018 -- The worlds "worst-ever" case of ... "This is the first time a case has displayed such high-level resistance to both of these drugs and to most other commonly used ... Its the first case of the sexually-transmitted disease that could not be cured with the main antibiotic treatment, a ...
Gonorrhea cases in Oregon nearly triple since 2012 | KGW.com
AP) - A gonorrhea epidemic has hit Oregon amid public health concerns that the disease is becoming immune to standard treatment ... Gonorrhea cases in Oregon nearly triple since 2012. Associated Press , KGW 11:41 AM. PDT July 14, 2017 ... The Oregonian/OregonLive reported Thursday that gonorrhea cases have nearly tripled in Oregon since 2012, showing up in just ... Gonorrhea cases have risen nationwide, but Oregons increase is above the curve. ...
Study ties Md. alcohol tax increase to decline in gonorrhea cases - Baltimore Sun
... monthly incidence of gonorrhea fell from 11 cases per 100,000 residents from January 2003 to June 2011 to nine cases per ... Gonorrhea infections are also more likely to appear in clusters than are cases of chlamydia, meaning preventing a single ... But two years later, with a 9 percent levy tacked on to booze sales, gonorrhea cases in the state dropped below 5,700, even as ... But research published Wednesday suggests a surprising consequence to the levy: thousands of fewer cases of gonorrhea. ...
Spike in Queensland gonorrhoea cases sparks health warning
A spike in the number of patients presenting to health and medical facilities with gonorrhoea has sparked a call from health ... Previously, we rarely saw cases in older women, but we are now seeing older Queenslanders presenting with gonorrhoea. ... There has been a spike in gonorrhoea cases in Queensland.. Credit:Louie Douvis. ... The number of cases of the sexually transmitted infection this year shows a 20 per cent increase on last year, with annual ...
Canada finds case of ceftriaxone-resistant gonorrhea
... for the increasingly drug-resistant STD.Ceftriaxone is one of only two drugs recommended by WHO and the CDC to treat gonorrhea ... A patient in Canada was diagnosed this year with a gonorrhea infection that was resistant to ceftriaxone, one the last ... Otherwise, the case would have easily been missed. In this day when most gonorrhea is diagnosed using molecular testing, I ... This is a computer-generated image of drug-resistant gonorrhea. A woman in Canada was diagnosed this year with a gonorrhea ...
Only one gonorrhea drug left for routine cases-CDC | Lifescript.com
... health officials are urging doctors to stop using a key antibiotic to treat routine cases of gonorrhea due to signs of ... Robert Kirkcaldy of the CDC said there have so far been no U.S. cases of "untreatable" gonorrhea, in which the germ resists all ... CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. health officials are urging doctors to stop using a key antibiotic to treat routine cases of gonorrhea ... In the United States, there are approximately 300,000 reported cases of gonorrhea each year, but because infected people often ...
Syphilis and gonorrhoea cases rose by a fifth in England last year | The BMJ
England saw a spike in cases of syphilis and gonorrhoea last year, with cases rising by a fifth, official figures have shown. ... rise in syphilis cases from 2016 to 2017 (up from 5955 to 7137) and a 22% rise in gonorrhoea cases (from 36 577 to 44 676).1 ... Syphilis and gonorrhoea cases rose by a fifth in England last year BMJ 2018; 361 :k2502 ... Syphilis and gonorrhoea cases rose by a fifth in England last year ...
Officials investigating cases of rare gonorrhea infections in West MI
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services said there are five confirmed and one possible case of disseminated ... State health officials are investigating six cases of a rare form of gonorrhea in West Michigan. ... Four of the cases are in Kalamazoo County and one is in St. Joseph County. A possible case is being reviewed in Calhoun County ... State health officials are investigating six cases of a rare form of gonorrhea in West Michigan. ...
Denmark: number of gonorrhea cases 2013-2018 | Statista
... when there were 49.2 cases per hundred thousand inhabitants. ... The incidence rate of gonorrhea in Denmark was up at the ... www.statista.com/statistics/1068188/number-of-gonorrhea-cases-in-denmark/. ECDC, Number of gonorrhea cases in Denmark from 2013 ... Number of gonorrhea cases in Denmark 2018, by age and gender *Number of food and water borne disease cases Malaysia 2018 by ... Number of gonorrhea cases in Denmark 2013-2018 Published by Statista Research Department, Sep 15, 2020 ...
The Worst Case of 'Super Gonorrhea' is Here: What Gay Men Should Know - Towleroad Gay News
The worlds worst case of "Super Gonorrhea" - that is, gonorrhea that cannot be cured with first choice antibiotics - has ... The Worst Case of Super Gonorrhea is Here: What Gay Men Should Know. April 2, 2018. by Andy Towle Leave a Comment ... According to the CDC, if left untreated, gonorrhea can wreak havoc on your body: "In men, gonorrhea can cause a painful ... the antibiotics can then select for antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea. You can then pass antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea to someone ...
Genital-Only Screening Misses Many Cases of Gonorrhea and Chlamydia in Women | Infection Control Today
... study that looked at over 10,000 people who attended an STI clinic in Baltimore has found that the occurrence of gonorrhea or ... health guidelines recommend that only gay men and people with HIV should be routinely screened for extragenital gonorrhea and ... "Gonorrhea and chlamydia are treatable infections, but we can only treat the cases we know about," says Khalil Ghanem, MD, PhD, ... Genital-Only Screening Misses Many Cases of Gonorrhea and Chlamydia in Women. April 28, 2015 ...
Risk factors for gonorrhoea: case-control study
Methods: A case-control study comparing 200 gonorrhoea cases with 400 patients with non-gonococcal genitourinary infections and ... Risk factors for gonorrhoea: case-control study Genitourin Med. 1997 Dec;73(6):518-21. doi: 10.1136/sti.73.6.518. ... significantly related to gonorrhoea in women. Also, in females, gonorrhoea was significantly more frequent in industrial ... Results: According to multivariate logistic regression analysis the following factors were significantly related to gonorrhoea ...
A case cluster of possible tissue invasive gonorrhoea. | Sexually Transmitted Infections
Eurosurveillance | Two cases of verified clinical failures using internationally recommended first-line cefixime for gonorrhoea...
This report describes the first two cases outside Japan of verified gonorrhoea clinical failures using internationally ... Two cases of verified clinical failures using internationally recommended first-line cefixime for gonorrhoea treatment, Norway ... Two cases of verified clinical failures using internationally recommended first-line cefixime for gonorrhoea treatment, Norway ... This report describes the first two cases outside Japan of verified gonorrhoea clinical failures using internationally ...
What It Means for Your Sex Life Now That the Worst-Ever Cases of Super Gonorrhea Are Here - VICE
Doctors in the United Kingdom and Australia have identified three cases of gonorrhoea that are immune to both of the standard ... In fact, many cases of gonorrhoea in women dont cause any symptoms at all. Whats more, gonorrhoea can also infect the rectum ... In 2018, a British man picked up the "worlds worst ever" case of super-gonorrhoea after having sex with a woman in south-east ... and gonorrhoea increased by 18.5 percent. All told, 468,514 cases of gonorrhoea were reported to the CDC in 2016. "I think we ...
Gonorrhea: Could it Explain Some Cases of Infertility?
Gonorrhoea is a common sexually transmitted disease that can lead to infection without obvious symptoms in men and women. ... What Symptoms Does Gonorrhoea Cause?. If you do get symptoms if you have gonorrhoea they are not very specific - the same ... Home , Life After Treatment , Gonorrhea: Could it Explain Some Cases of Infertility? ... Getting a Test for Gonorrhoea. If you think you may have been exposed to gonorrhoea by having had unprotected sex (sex without ...
Risk factors for oropharyngeal gonorrhoea in men who have sex with men: an age-matched case-control study | Sexually...
Risk factors for oropharyngeal gonorrhoea in men who have sex with men: an age-matched case-control study ... Risk factors for oropharyngeal gonorrhoea in men who have sex with men: an age-matched case-control study ... Risk factors for oropharyngeal gonorrhoea in men who have sex with men: an age-matched case-control study ...
IBIS-PH - Health Indicator Report - Gonorrhea Cases
In 2018, gonorrhea rates in the state were higher in males (122.9 cases per 100,000 persons) than in females (59.8 cases per ... Nationally in 2018, gonorrhea rates were higher in males (212.8 cases per 100,000 persons) than females (145.8 cases per ... The Utah gonorrhea rate ranked 44th highest in the nation. The overall rate for gonorrhea in the U.S. in 2018 was 179.1 cases ... Reported gonorrhea rates are calculated by dividing the number of cases within the population of interest by the total number ...
In England Gonorrhoea Cases Make a Highest Record
Most of the case proportional increase was for 20-24-year-olds with gonorrhea which increased 28% from 13,623 to 17,443. ... In England Advocates for Public Health says that gonorrhea will increase between 2018-19, with chlamydia and syphilis reported ... The complete 70,936 cases have been reported by more than 1/4 since 2018. ...
Antibiotic resistance threatens gonorrhea treatment Press Release, 2016 | CDC
Gonorrhea cases increasing. Gonorrhea is one of the most common STDs in the United States, and the 2014 STD surveillance report ... About Gonorrhea. More than 800,000 gonorrhea infections are estimated to occur in this country each year, but fewer than half ... Because of gonorrheas ability to outsmart the antibiotics used to treat it, CDC has been closely monitoring early warning ... Gonorrhea and other STDs can currently be prevented, diagnosed and treated - action today is essential to prevent worse ...
Gonorrhoea in inner London: results of a cross sectional study | The BMJ
Sex-Twice as many cases of gonorrhoea in men as in women were identified. Including infections acquired through sex between men ... Geography-In 1993 national reported rates of 22 and 43 gonorrhoea cases per 100 000 women and men aged 15-59 years respectively ... Results: Overall incidence rates of gonorrhoea in residents of Lambeth, Southwark, and Lewisham were 138.3 cases yearly per 100 ... 1 The incidence of gonorrhoea was chosen as a proxy indicator for trends in condom use and new cases of HIV infection.2 ...
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Gonorrhea (The Clap) - Symtoms and Case Studies | Medical Library
Gonorrhea Case Studies. Case 1: A 23-year-old nulliparous student presents to the surgical emergency department with a fever ... Gonorrhea in women is classified into lower (below the cervix) and upper gonorrhea (above the cervix). Lower gonorrhea exhibits ... One thought on "Gonorrhea - Symptoms and Case Studies" * Paolo Spinetti. July 14, 2020 at 11:45 pm. ... Gonorrhea. (n.d.). AccessScience. doi:10.1036/1097-8542.295400. Michaud, C. (2007). Gonorrhea. New York: The Rosen Pub. Group. ...
Dangerous STDs: Gonorrhea strain makes CDC issue 'urgent threat'
... for Disease Control and Prevention issued its highest level of warning for a disease-for a drug-resistant strain of gonorrhea. ... Some 820,000 cases of gonorrhea are reported in the U.S. every year, making it the second most reported communicable disease ... According to the CDC, an estimated 246,000 of those gonorrhea cases are of the drug-resistant strain. ... For treatment of gonorrhea, the CDC now recommends only ceftriaxone plus either azithromycin or doxycycline as a first-line ...
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- During 2016, a total of 468,514 cases of gonorrhea in the United States were reported to CDC. (cdc.gov)
- Six city and state health departments collaborating in an enhanced surveillance project completed an evaluation of 271,868 gonorrhea cases reported to them during 2010-2016. (cdc.gov)
- New cases of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States reached an all-time high in 2016. (desmoinesregister.com)
- In 2016, 2,600 cases of gonorrhea were reported in Iowa. (desmoinesregister.com)
- Public Health England's (PHE) latest report into rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) showed a 20% rise in syphilis cases from 2016 to 2017 (up from 5955 to 7137) and a 22% rise in gonorrhoea cases (from 36 577 to 44 676). (bmj.com)
- A 2016 report from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) showed a major increase - 62.6% - in the rate of gonorrhea in males from 2012 to 2016, a number that the CDC said suggests increased transmission between gay and bisexual men, although limited reporting on the gender of sex partners makes a definitive answer difficult to assess. (towleroad.com)
- Dr. O'Mahony, professor of medicine and a venereologist at the University of Chester, told the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in 2016 that he believes kissing, under some conditions, can spread throat gonorrhea. (towleroad.com)
- When the WHO partnered with the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), a non-governmental organization in Geneva, Switzerland, in May 2016 to confront antimicrobial resistance , gonorrhea was at the top of the list. (scientificamerican.com)
- Following a decline in notification rates in 2016, the number of gonorrhoea cases has gone up by 17% across the reporting EU/EEA countries with more than 89,000 confirmed diagnoses in 2017 - more than 240 cases a day. (tunisiesoir.com)
- After a small drop in 2016, gonorrhoea notifications were on the rise again in the majority of the 27 reporting countries in 2017. (tunisiesoir.com)
- The rise in notified cases among women between 2016 and 2017 (from 9.5 to 11 per 100,000 population) is concerning as untreated gonorrhoea can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease or cause infertility. (tunisiesoir.com)
- European surveillance data show a 10% decrease in newly reported hepatitis C cases between 2016 and 2017. (europa.eu)
- Gonorrhea cases increased 243 percent from 2011 to 2016. (heraldnet.com)
- The health district broke down the number of cases from 2011 to 2016 by city, with the biggest numbers generally in the cities with the largest populations, such as Everett, Lynnwood and Marysville. (heraldnet.com)
- Methods: We applied the Spectrum-STI estimation model, fitting data from two national population surveys (2001 and 2008) and from routine gonorrhea screening of pregnant women in antenatal care (1997-2016), adjusted for diagnostic test performance, male/female differences and missing high-risk populations. (who.int)
- Gonorrhea and chlamydia prevalence declined by an estimated 33% and 11%, respectively, over 2001-2016. (who.int)
- Estimating prevalence trends in adult gonorrhoea and syphilis prevalence in low- and middle-income countries with the Spectrum-STI model: results for Zimbabwe and Morocco from 1995 to 2016. (who.int)
- The state recorded about 3,600 cases of the sexually transmitted disease in 2017, the Iowa Department of Public Health reported. (desmoinesregister.com)
- Cases of chlamydia rose from 11,006 in 2013 to 13,722 in 2017, the department said. (desmoinesregister.com)
- Cases of syphilis rose from 106 in 2013 to 244 in 2017. (desmoinesregister.com)
- Although Americans may be having less sex , it's getting riskier than ever, with the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting that new cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis spiked for the fourth consecutive year in 2017 to a record high of nearly 2.3 million diagnoses. (protectpatientsblog.com)
- In 2017-to-date, compared to previous years, TPH has noted an increase in reported hepatitis A cases among men who have sex with men (MSM) and who have not reported international travel. (toronto.ca)
- The biggest increase was in gonorrhoea , where there were 56,259 new cases - 14,000 more than in 2017. (thesun.co.uk)
- The 2017 increase follows the overall trend over the last decade during which 20 of the 28 EU/EEA countries consistently reporting registered an increase in the number of notified gonorrhoea cases. (tunisiesoir.com)
- Men who have sex with men (MSM) accounted for almost half of the gonorrhoea cases (47%) in 2017. (tunisiesoir.com)
- You can then pass antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea to someone else's privates through oral sex. (towleroad.com)
- You can get gonorrhea by having vaginal, anal, or oral sex with someone who has gonorrhea. (wikihow.com)
- Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) pose a serious risk to anyone having unprotected sexual intercourse, oral sex, anal sex, and in some cases, skin-to-skin contact with an infected area. (healthyplace.com)
- However, in rare cases, it can be passed on to other people through kissing and oral sex. (everydayhealth.com)
- The only STD associated with epididymitis that you could have gotten through oral sex is gonorrhea (chlamydia is almost never found in the throat). (medhelp.org)
- Men and women can acquire gonorrhea of the throat from performing oral sex on an infected partner, usually a male partner. (wikipedia.org)
- If resistance continues to increase and spread, current treatment will ultimately fail and 800,000 Americans a year will be at risk for untreatable gonorrhea. (washingtontimes.com)
- Many countries have seen resistance to both drugs, leading to warnings about the emergence of potentially untreatable gonorrhea . (healio.com)
- Dr. Robert Kirkcaldy of the CDC said there have so far been no U.S. cases of "untreatable" gonorrhea, in which the germ resists all known treatments, but U.S. laboratory data suggest resistance is beginning to emerge. (lifescript.com)
- Action is urgently needed to prevent untreatable gonorrhea from becoming a reality," Gail Bolan , director of the Atlanta-based CDC's division of sexually transmitted disease prevention, in a telephone interview. (bloomberg.com)
- An era of untreatable gonorrhea may have been initiated," the researchers warn in a published summary of their report. (npr.org)
- In women, gonorrhoea leads to pelvic inflammatory disease, which increases the risks of ectopic pregnancy and infertility. (vice.com)
- If gonorrhoea is diagnosed, you will be started on a course of antibiotics that should clear up the problem but pelvic inflammatory disease can take weeks to treat, and longer for the damage to heal. (fertilityexpert.co.uk)
- Left untreated, gonorrhea can cause serious health problems, particularly for women, including chronic pelvic pain, life-threatening ectopic pregnancy, and even infertility. (cdc.gov)
- 2 Gonorrhoea merits prevention efforts in its own right because its sequelae include pelvic inflammatory disease resulting in tubal infertility and ectopic pregnancy, fetal prematurity, and ophthalmia neonatorum. (bmj.com)
- The CDC says that if a drug-resistant strain of gonorrhea becomes widespread over a 10-year period, there will be an estimated 75,000 additional cases of pelvic inflammatory disease-which causes infertility. (cnbc.com)
- Successful gonorrhoea treatment with antibiotics reduces the risk of complications such as pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancies, infertility or increased HIV transmission in some settings. (europa.eu)
- If not treated gonorrhea can lead to (in women) Fallopian scarring and pelvic inflammatory disease, both of which can result in infertility. (wordpress.com)
- Painful urination, genital discharge and general abdominal/pelvic pain are obvious symptoms of gonorrhea that affect both men and women. (wikihow.com)
- In women, gonorrhea may cause Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID). (wikihow.com)
- In women, the cervix is the most common site of gonorrhea, resulting in endocervicitis and urethritis , which can be complicated by pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). (medscape.com)
- Untreated, gonorrhea can lead to pelvic inflammation in women and sterility in men. (rt.com)
- Gonorrhea is a major cause of pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy and infertility. (ibtimes.com)
- More severe cases of PID (pelvic inflammatory disease) may require you to stay in the hospital. (medlineplus.gov)
- Untreated gonorrhea can spread into the uterus and fallopian tubes, causing pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), which may result in scarring of the tubes, greater risk of pregnancy complications and infertility. (drugs.com)
- Women with untreated gonorrhea are at risk for serious complications, such as pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) . (everydayhealth.com)
- Even without symptoms, if you have gonorrhea and you don't get it treated, it can cause other health problems: Untreated gonorrhea can damage your reproductive system, increase your risk of getting or giving HIV, cause pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), or lead to infertility. (plannedparenthood.org)
- March, 29, 2018 -- The world's "worst-ever" case of super- gonorrhea has been diagnosed in a U.K. man who was infected after sex with a woman in south-east Asia, health officials say. (webmd.com)
- The complete 70,936 cases have been reported by more than 1/4 since 2018. (myfoxutah.com)
- In England Advocates for Public Health says that gonorrhea will increase between 2018-19, with chlamydia and syphilis reported in all 15 and older patients. (myfoxutah.com)
- PHE says these cases are unrelated to the 2018 case of resistant gonorrhea in a U.K. national acquired in Southeast Asia. (webmd.com)
- According to the CDC's Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2018 report, STD cases are on the rise, both across the nation and in Indiana. (testing.com)
- The cases, identified in Honolulu in April and May, showed resistance to azithromycin at much higher levels than other cases throughout the U.S. Test results also revealed that five individuals showed increased resistance to ceftriaxone, which is recommended in combination with azithromycin as a treatment by the CDC. (washingtontimes.com)
- It's the first case of the sexually-transmitted disease that could not be cured with the main antibiotic treatment, a combination of azithromycin and ceftriaxone, according to Public Health England, BBC News reported. (webmd.com)
- Ceftriaxone is one of only two drugs recommended by WHO and the CDC to treat gonorrhea, the other being azithromycin. (healio.com)
- The patient tested negative for gonorrhea 2 weeks later, indicating that treatment with cefixime and azithromycin worked, they said. (healio.com)
- What happened next helps illustrate how serious this is: The strain of gonorrhoea was found to be resistant to both antibiotics in the standard two-drug cocktail-azithromycin and ceftriaxone. (vice.com)
- Resistance to azithromycin, an antibiotic used to treat gonorrhea, is emerging, according to CDC findings published today in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report . (cdc.gov)
- CDC currently recommends a combination gonorrhea treatment with two antibiotics - an oral dose of azithromycin and single shot of ceftriaxone. (cdc.gov)
- Findings released today from CDC's surveillance system for monitoring the threat of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea show that the percentage of gonorrhea isolates with decreased susceptibility to azithromycin, an indicator of emerging resistance, increased more than 300 percent between 2013 and 2014 (from 0.6 percent to 2.5 percent of gonorrhea isolates). (cdc.gov)
- For treatment of gonorrhea, the CDC now recommends only ceftriaxone plus either azithromycin or doxycycline as a first-line treatment. (cnbc.com)
- Longtin noted that just four years ago in Quebec, all gonorrhea strains tested were susceptible to azithromycin, but now about 20 percent are resistant to the drug. (statnews.com)
- Treatment with antibiotics active for Chlamydia or gonorrhea within the last 2 weeks: doxycycline, quinolones and azithromycin, and cefixime. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- He said the double treatment, an injectable ceftriaxone and azithromycin in pill form, are the standard antibiotics used to treat gonorrhea. (rt.com)
- The CDC tells doctors to use these drugs in combination with another antibiotic - preferably azithromycin - to treat all gonorrhea these days. (npr.org)
- The CDC reported finding seven first-time cases of gonorrhea in Hawaii resistant to azithromycin and less susceptible to ceftriaxone, the last effective treatments. (ibtimes.com)
- The CDC currently recommends a shot of the antibiotic Rocephin (ceftriaxone) and an oral dose of the antibiotic Zithromax (azithromycin) , given at the same time, to treat gonorrhea. (everydayhealth.com)
- Gonorrhea is transmitted through vaginal, oral, and anal sex. (towleroad.com)
- According to some experts, throat gonorrhea can also be transmitted by French kissing (though the evidence is far from conclusive) and when saliva is used as a lubricant for anal sex. (towleroad.com)
- Also known as, "The Clap," Gonorrhea can be acquired through (as with Chlamydia) unprotected oral, vaginal, or anal sex. (wordpress.com)
- Anal gonorrhea often doesn't have any symptoms. (plannedparenthood.org)
- You can also get gonorrhea in your butt, usually from receiving anal sex. (plannedparenthood.org)
- Without treatment, gonorrhea can cause serious and permanent health problems, including infertility in women. (cdc.gov)
- Gonorrhea can cause infertility if it goes untreated. (kgw.com)
- Gonorrhea: Could it Explain Some Cases of Infertility? (fertilityexpert.co.uk)
- Untreated gonorrhea can lead to infertility and increase the risk that an infected person will contract HIV. (statnews.com)
- Complications in men with gonorrhea include epididymitis (an inflammation of the tube which carries sperm) and infertility. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Gonorrhea can lead to serious health problems and even infertility if you don't treat it. (plannedparenthood.org)
- Untreated gonorrhea can damage your reproductive system, increase your risk of getting or giving HIV, cause epididymitis, or lead to infertility. (plannedparenthood.org)
- Antibiotic resistance can make treating gonorrhea and preventing its spread much more difficult, resulting in an even greater increase in gonorrhea cases in the United States. (cdc.gov)
- By preventing antibiotic resistance, CDC can prevent gonorrhea cases, which saves health care costs. (cdc.gov)
- A better study to distinguish the prevalence on men and women was done on a group of patients who sought treatment against STIs, but in an area known to have high risk rates of gonorrhea and antibiotic resistance. (stdlabs.com)
- Gonorrhea is very good at picking up antibiotic resistance," said Carlos del Rio , a professor of medicine at Emory University in Atlanta and a member of the CDC's gonorrhea surveillance program, by telephone. (bloomberg.com)
- The new report comes only a few days after the CDC put out a 10-year review of growing antibiotic resistance among US gonorrhea isolates, concluding "the eventual emergence of cephalosporin resistance appears likely. (npr.org)
- Public health officials are gathering extra data about treatment failures and the spread of antibiotic resistance in gonorrhea. (webmd.com)
- This is a computer-generated image of drug-resistant gonorrhea. (healio.com)
- This will not solve the problem of drug-resistant gonorrhea once and for all, but it may buy us time to allow researchers and drug developers to develop new treatments," Bolan told reporters in a telephone briefing. (lifescript.com)
- Until new treatments reach the market, experts say the best way to reduce the risk of drug-resistant gonorrhea is to rapidly diagnose the disease and fight it with combinations of two or more types of antibiotics at the same time. (lifescript.com)
- Health agencies in the United States, Europe and Canada have in recent years flagged drug-resistant gonorrhea as an emerging threat. (scientificamerican.com)
- CDC issues notice regarding drug-resistant gonorrhea. (mn.us)
- The strain of highly drug-resistant gonorrhea, first detected in March in Leeds, did not respond to a two-antibiotic combo treatment prescribed for the condition. (rt.com)
- Though the Washington cases can still be successfully treated with antibiotics if caught early enough, some parts of Europe and Asia are already seeing drug-resistant gonorrhea. (ijpr.org)
- Recent reports of extensively drug-resistant gonorrhoea strains , make it vital to understand if changes in resistance prevalence are the consequence of modifications in treatment, sexual behaviour in different sexual networks, the gonococcal strain distribution or due to other reasons. (europa.eu)
- The overall aim of Euro-GASP is to strengthen the surveillance of gonococcal antimicrobial susceptibility in EU/EEA Member States in order to provide quality-assured data to inform gonorrhoea treatment guidelines. (europa.eu)
- If not treated, gonococcal ophthalmia neonatorum will develop in 28% of infants born to women with gonorrhea. (wikipedia.org)
- As CDC learns that gonorrhea has developed resistance to a previously effective antibiotic regimen, it updates its recommendations for health care providers. (cdc.gov)
- HONOLULU (AP) - Federal researchers say a cluster of gonorrhea cases in Hawaii are the first in the nation to show resistance to the strongest antibiotics available to combat the sexually transmitted disease. (washingtontimes.com)
- This is the first time a case has displayed such high-level resistance to both of these drugs and to most other commonly used antibiotics ," said Dr. Gwenda Hughes, Public Health England, BBC News reported. (webmd.com)
- CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. health officials are urging doctors to stop using a key antibiotic to treat routine cases of gonorrhea due to signs of bacterial resistance, leaving one treatment left for the sexually transmitted disease. (lifescript.com)
- Gonorrhoea isn't pushing the development of resistance, it's the other way around. (vice.com)
- By attacking gonorrhoea from different angles it would give us a better efficacy and reduce the likelihood of giving us a resistance to any one group of antibiotics," says Kees Rietmeijer, medical director of the STD control program at Denver Public Health. (vice.com)
- The confluence of emerging drug resistance and very limited alternative options for treatment creates a perfect storm for future gonorrhea treatment failure in the U.S.," said Jonathan Mermin, M.D., director of the CDC's National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and Tuberculosis Prevention . (cdc.gov)
- There's no question gonorrhea is developing resistance to every drug created to fight it," Smith said. (cnbc.com)
- This antibiotic agent is part of the currently recommended therapy regimen for gonorrhoea and observed resistance patterns threaten its effectiveness. (europa.eu)
- If the common antibiotics stop working due to resistance, we only have very limited alternatives left to successfully treat gonorrhoea. (europa.eu)
- This document is informed by provincial resistance data and presents current recommendations for gonorrhea testing and treatment. (toronto.ca)
- Gonorrhea is a really smart bug, and it has developed resistance to most of the recommended treatments in the past," Torrone said. (statnews.com)
- According to a paper to be published in PLoS Medicine on July 7, there is robust resistance to three common types of antibiotics prescribed for gonorrhea. (scientificamerican.com)
- Some countries with better monitoring systems, the UN agency said in a statement , found cases of resistance to all known antibiotics. (wordpress.com)
- Gonorrhea is at risk of becoming an untreatable disease due to the continuing emergence of antimicrobial resistance," she wrote in a letter to physicians and pharmacists, according to The Guardian . (rt.com)
- Gonorrhea has rapidly acquired resistance to new antibiotics, leaving few alternatives to the current recommendations. (rt.com)
- The type of resistance in the new cases was found to be different. (webmd.com)
- Half of women with gonorrhea are asymptomatic but the other half experience vaginal discharge , lower abdominal pain, or pain with sexual intercourse associated with inflammation of the uterine cervix . (wikipedia.org)
- Half of women with gonorrhea do not have symptoms, whereas others have vaginal discharge, lower abdominal pain, or pain with sexual intercourse associated with inflammation of the uterine cervix. (wikipedia.org)
- In an era of multidrug-resistant gonorrhea, ongoing antimicrobial susceptibility surveillance of N. gonorrhoeae is critical to support treatment guidelines, public health intervention and protection. (healio.com)
- The use of two antimicrobials for gonorrhoea therapy, which was introduced in 2012, has likely contributed to increased susceptibility to ceftriaxone. (europa.eu)
- We know there's a lot more gonorrhea out there, which means a high probability of maybe coming into contact with a strain that has reduced susceptibility," she told STAT. (statnews.com)
World's Worst Case2
- The world's worst case of "Super Gonorrhea" - that is, gonorrhea that cannot be cured with first choice antibiotics - has arrived. (towleroad.com)
- The unlucky man caught the world's worst case of the clap on a recent sexual encounter with a woman while travelling somewhere in "southeast Asia," according to the report . (vice.com)
- Surveillance case definitions enable public health officials to classify and count cases consistently across reporting jurisdictions. (cdc.gov)
- While CDC officials found the results concerning, they say an experimental oral antibiotic being tested in a clinical study could provide some new options for gonorrhea treatment. (washingtontimes.com)
- They also talked with Maryland health officials to learn of any statewide initiatives or programs that could have contributed to the decline in gonorrhea cases. (baltimoresun.com)
- A spike in the number of patients presenting to health and medical facilities with gonorrhoea has sparked a call from health officials for people to use more condoms. (brisbanetimes.com.au)
- So-called "superbug" drug-resistant strains of gonorrhea accounted for almost one in 10 cases of sexually transmitted disease in Europe in 2010, more than double the rate of the year before, health officials from the Stockholm-based European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control said in June. (lifescript.com)
- LANSING, Mich. - State health officials are investigating six cases of a rare form of gonorrhea in West Michigan. (fox17online.com)
- Health officials have warned about the first case of super-gonorrhoea contracted within the UK. (vice.com)
- Federal health officials say that gonorrhea strains resistant to Cipro, the brand name for ciprofloxacin, have migrated to the U.S. West Coast from Hawaii and Southeast Asia. (wsj.com)
- Health officials across the Northwest are trying to figure out why they're seeing a big upswing in the number of people with gonorrhea this year. (nwnewsnetwork.org)
- Aubin says health officials are on high-alert for gonorrhea because it has a history of becoming resistant to treatments. (nwnewsnetwork.org)
- Doctors can give the HIV medicine Truvada as a preventative to healthy heterosexuals at high risk of the virus and should treat gonorrhea differently to hold off a drug-resistant form growing outside the country, U.S. officials said. (bloomberg.com)
- EVERETT - Sexually transmitted disease cases are increasing at such alarming rates that public health officials say Snohomish County is having an STD crisis. (heraldnet.com)
- State health officials say 633 cases have been reported so far this year compared to 327 cases during the same period last year. (kuer.org)
- But at a time when gonorrhea is becoming stubbornly drug-resistant, health officials see it as time - and embarrassment - well spent. (ijpr.org)
- Public health officials in the Pacific Northwest are trying to stop a series of gonorrhea outbreaks, and for infected patients, health departments are offering anonymous notification of former sexual partners, as in a government worker will tell your exes for you. (ijpr.org)
- But at a time when gonorrhea is becoming drug resistant, health officials see it as time well spent. (ijpr.org)
- Gonorrhea in women is classified into lower (below the cervix) and upper gonorrhea (above the cervix). (lecturio.com)
- In females, gonorrhea can also infect the cervix. (drugs.com)
- Both men and women can get gonorrhea in the mouth, urethra, eyes, and anus, and in women it can also infect the cervix, uterus, and fallopian tubes. (everydayhealth.com)
- Some 820,000 cases of gonorrhea are reported in the U.S. every year, making it the second most reported communicable disease behind another sexual disease, chlamydia. (cnbc.com)
- While the CDC reports over 350,000 cases of the STD, they estimate about 820,000 new cases annually. (rt.com)
- Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) with about 820,000 new cases reported in the United States each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (everydayhealth.com)
- This drug combination is the last of the easy-to-administer, should-work-for-everyone antibiotic therapies available to treat gonorrhea, which has plowed its way through all the drugs in the medical armamentarium. (statnews.com)
- Lack of new antibiotics to treat gonorrhea is due in part to a shortage of funding from investors. (scientificamerican.com)
- Know what happens if you don't treat gonorrhea. (wikihow.com)
- The cost of antibiotics to treat gonorrhea varies. (everydayhealth.com)
Strains of gonorrhea2
- Gonorrhea is one of the most common STDs in the United States, and the 2014 STD surveillance report indicates that gonorrhea and other reportable STDs are on the rise. (cdc.gov)
- Super-gonorrhea has seen a shocking rise in Britain as the STI puts up a fight against antibiotics. (wn.com)
- BRITS are being warned of a rise in gonorrhoea after diagnoses soared 26 per cent in just one year. (thesun.co.uk)
- It's prompted warnings that drug-resistant strains - dubbed 'super' gonorrhoea - could also be on the rise. (thesun.co.uk)
- People in this category also had a more notable rise in syphilis cases, which have more than doubled in the past decade, according to PHE. (thesun.co.uk)
- Sixteen cases of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted disease, have been reported in the UK, leading the country's chief medical officer to warn of the rise of "super-gonorrhea. (rt.com)
- Snohomish County isn't alone in seeing a rise in STD cases. (heraldnet.com)
- A surveillance case definition is a set of uniform criteria used to define a disease for public health surveillance. (cdc.gov)
- Surveillance case definitions are not intended to be used by healthcare providers for making a clinical diagnosis or determining how to meet an individual patient's health needs. (cdc.gov)
- The number of gonorrhea reports in 2013 (n=2,214) was the highest annual number over the 11-year surveillance period, driven primarily by a 22 per cent increase in reports among males. (toronto.ca)
- Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea is coming," said Elizabeth Torrone, surveillance team leader in the division of sexually transmitted disease prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (statnews.com)
- 2009 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Surveillance: Gonorrhea. (medscape.com)
- About 35,000 cases of the most contagious forms of the disease were reported - also the most since 1991. (radio.com)
- The UK reported 35,000 cases of gonorrhea last year. (rt.com)
- There are 78 million cases of gonorrhoea across the world each year, with almost 35,000 in England in 2014, an increase of 19% on the previous year. (ox.ac.uk)
Centers for Diseas6
- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday that the seven Hawaii cases could mean treatment for gonorrhea is becoming less effective, Hawaii News Now reported (https://bit.ly/2d61AA4). (washingtontimes.com)
- Montana is not alone or unique-the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says syphilis and gonorrhea reports are the highest nationwide since 1991. (outbreaknewstoday.com)
- X Trustworthy Source Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Main public health institute for the US, run by the Dept. of Health and Human Services Go to source Talk to your doctor if you may have gonorrhea so you can get treatment to help you recover. (wikihow.com)
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that gonorrhea infects 700,000 Americans each year. (npr.org)
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday announced Louisiana State University researchers are studying an experimental oral antibiotic treatment for gonorrhea, which has gotten even less susceptible to the last two antibiotics currently used to treat it. (ibtimes.com)
- This fall, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report identifying a form of "super" gonorrhea as an urgent threat. (ijpr.org)
- The emergence of this new strain of highly resistant gonorrhea is of huge concern and is a significant development," Olwen Williams, president of the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV, told BBC News . (webmd.com)
- On Monday, the CDC issued its highest level of warning for a drug-resistant strain of gonorrhea -saying the sexually transmitted disease is an "urgent threat" to the health of Americans. (cnbc.com)
- According to the CDC, an estimated 246,000 of those gonorrhea cases are of the drug-resistant strain. (cnbc.com)
- The CDC estimates that direct medical costs if the strain spreads will be $235 million over the 10 years, but that costs would likely be even higher due to case management and patient follow-ups with doctors. (cnbc.com)
- The full emergence of a ceftriaxone-resistant strain would greatly limit treatment options and could cripple gonorrhea control efforts, says the CDC. (cnbc.com)
- And for those worried about contracting the drug-resistant strain of gonorrhea, the NCSD's Smith had some simple advice. (cnbc.com)
- Experience has shown that once a resistant strain of gonorrhea appears, it steadily displaces strains that antibiotics can kill. (npr.org)
- The emergence of a strain of gonorrhea that can thwart the last antibiotic effective in treating the common sexually transmitted disease was bound to happen, experts say. (npr.org)
- The new, super-resistant strain is called H041 , and so far, only a handful of cases are known in Japan. (npr.org)
- Experience has shown that once a resistant strain of gonorrhea appears, it steadily displaces those that can be killed with antibiotics. (npr.org)
- This super-gonorrhea strain doesn't merely require higher doses of the most powerful antibiotic available. (npr.org)
- It added: "PHE is concerned that the effectiveness of current front-line dual therapy for gonorrhoea will be threatened if this resistant strain continues to spread unchecked. (huffingtonpost.co.uk)
- According to multivariate logistic regression analysis the following factors were significantly related to gonorrhoea in men: education level, sexual contact same day as meeting, condom use, history of prior gonorrhoea, and casual and/or new sex partner in the past month. (nih.gov)
- Condom use and risk of gonorrhea and Chlamydia: a systematic review of design and measurement factors assessed in epidemiologic studies. (medscape.com)
- Discussion: Gonorrhea and chlamydia prevalence are estimated to have declined in Mongolia during the early 2000s, possibly associated with syndromic management in primary care facilities and improving treatment coverage since 2001, and scale-up of (Global Fund-supported) HIV/STI prevention interventions since 2003. (who.int)
- However, prevalence remain high, with most gonorrhea and chlamydia cases not treated or recorded in the public health system. (who.int)
- If you do get symptoms if you have gonorrhoea they are not very specific - the same symptoms can arise with other sexually transmitted diseases. (fertilityexpert.co.uk)
- All people testing positive for gonorrhea should be tested for other sexually transmitted diseases such as chlamydia, syphilis, and human immunodeficiency virus. (wikipedia.org)
Symptoms of gonorrhea3
Syphilis and gonorrhea2
Chlamydia and syphilis1
- The most common medical complication of gonorrhea in men is inflammation of the epididymis . (wikipedia.org)
- As with most other STD s, the inflammation and tissue damage that gonorrhea causes makes an infected person more susceptible to catching and passing on HIV , the virus that causes AIDS . (everything2.com)
- As has been mentioned, Chlamydia and Gonorrhea are curable, which may cause someone to go, "So what's the big deal if I get one of these? (wordpress.com)
- This is dangerous thinking as both of these STI's can lower the body's immunity and make other incurable STI's have an easier time infecting a person, and even if right now these can be cured, there is a growing concern with antibiotic-resistant (or completely antibiotic-immune) cases of chlamydia and especially gonorrhea that could theoretically lead to a point where even these once-curable STI's no longer can be treated. (wordpress.com)
- Is Gonorrhea Curable? (everydayhealth.com)
- Warren says there's an incentive to add gonorrhea to the list: It may not always be easily curable. (ijpr.org)