GUM clinic

GUM clinic

Genitourinary medicine clinic. A patient-management session which may be located at a hospital or at a free-standing health centre and which provides a range of sexual-health services including contraception and contraception advice, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhoea and genital warts, as well as testing and counselling for HIV and AIDS.
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The Alnwick GUM clinic will be at Alnwick Infirmary outpatients department on Thursdays between 10am and 12.30pm.
GUM clinic doctors won't bat an eyelid, whatever you tell them, and you'll get the full range of tests free.
If you think there is a chance you may have contracted the virus you must make an appointment with your GP or visit a GUM clinic (Genito Urinary Medicine Clinic).
A spokeswoman for Newcastle Primary Care Trust, which runs the city's GUM clinic, said: "Although we are confident that we do see the vast majority of patients as quickly as possible, we also know there is more to do.
If things don't improve it's a good idea for her to see her GP or get a check up at the GUM clinic to make sure there isn't a medical problem.
The website also has a host of other information about sexually transmitted infections, tips on condoms and a guide to what a trip to a GUM clinic might involve.
If not, please get a sexual health check at your nearest GUM clinic.
Women under 25 who have any particular sexual health concerns should contact their family doctor, family planning or GUM clinic to discuss issues worrying them.
You can get it from a GUM clinic or hospital A&E department.
If things don't improve, it's a good idea for her to see her GP or get a check up at the GUM clinic to make sure there isn't a medical problem.
Anyone with particular sexual health concerns should contact their family doctor, family planning or GUM clinic to discuss.