sexually transmitted infections


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Related to sexually transmitted infections: trichomoniasis, chlamydia, gonorrhea

sexually transmitted infections

STI, STD, a growing problem in Britain and elsewhere in the world. Between 1999 and 2004 in the UK, figures for GONORRHOEA rose 78 per cent, for CHLAMYDIAL INFECTIONS 73 per cent and for SYPHILIS 374 per cent. See ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (AIDS), AMOEBIASIS, CANDIDIASIS, CHANCROID, CRAB LICE, Gardnerella vaginalis infection, GENITAL HERPES, GENITAL WARTS, genital THRUSH, GIARDIASIS, HEPATITIS A, B and C, GRANULOMA INGUINALE, LYMPHOGRANULOMA VENEREUM, SCABIES, TRICHOMONIASIS and YAWS.
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22 ( ANI ): Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) are on the rise across the world.
Hawkes S, Santhya KG, Diverse realities: Sexually transmitted infections and HIV in India.
Steve Giles, service manager for Teesside sexual health, said: "Notifying partners has always been an important part of the battle against the spread of sexually transmitted infections.
The group will review the evidence of the effectiveness of PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) drugs in HIV prevention and the implications for the acquisition of other sexually transmitted infections.
Subject to the award of this contract is: "Supply of diagnostic kits and consumables for HIV, viral hepatitis B and C, syphilis and other sexually transmitted infections in the National Programme for Prevention and Control of HIV and sexually transmitted infections in the Republic of Bulgaria 2008-2015 g .
Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the UK, and is most common in 15-24 year olds.
The estimated direct medical cost of selected sexually transmitted infections in the United States, 2008.
com/content/early/2013/02/15/sextrans-2012-050982) In a letter published in the journal Sexually Transmitted Infections on Tuesday, researchers from Archet Hospital in France and Emory University have found a correlation between pubic hair removal and a viral infection called molluscum contagiosum.
Sexually transmitted infections constitute economic burden for developing countries, exposure to causative agents is an occupational hazard for female sex workers.
HSV-2 infection is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the world.
CASES of sexually transmitted infections continued to rise in the West Midlands last year - with cities like Coventry the worst hit.
100% The rise in sexually transmitted infections among 50 to 90-yearolds in the past decade

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