genito-urinary medicine


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genito-urinary medicine

The current term for the speciality formerly described as venereology. Genito-urinary medicine has acquired a new status, prominence and importance since the appearance of AIDS.
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Last night, Cheshire West and Ellesmere Port and Neston PCTs said they were committed to meeting the key target of appointment at a genito-urinary medicine clinic within 48 hours by 2008.
Anthony Hart, Department of Medical Microbiology and Genito-Urinary Medicine, University of Liverpool, Duncan Building, Daulby Street, Liverpool L69 3GA, United Kingdom; fax: 44 151 706 5805; e-mail: cahmm@liverpool.ac.uk
Go to your nearest genito-urinary medicine clinic, usually attached to your local hospital, for a full set of tests.
Dr Loay David, sexual health consultant, said: "We're very delighted that Rugby finally will have a dedicated purpose-built centre for genito-urinary medicine, HIV and sexual health as we have wanted this centre for years.
Dr Jane Richards, associate specialist in genito-urinary medicine, said: "We know that waiting for an HIV result can be a worrying time."
If you're worried you may be one of the 20,000 who don't know they are infected, you can get a confidential HIV test at your local genito-urinary medicine clinic.
A new primary care centre for Wrekenton, Gateshead, will provide a range of services to residents of High Fell, Chowdene and Lamesley, including two GP practices delivering care to more than 8,000 patients, a pharmacy, a community dental service and a genito-urinary medicine, contraception and sexual health service.
Your son should make an appointment with the local genito-urinary medicine clinic.
There is pounds 404,000 being spent on audiology, pounds 153,000 towards cardiology to help heart patients, pounds 515,000 on renal services and more than pounds 400,000 on sexual health for genito-urinary medicine clinics.
The number of people seen within 48 hours of first contacting the town's genito-urinary medicine (GUM) clinic has doubled in the last year.
It is part of a move that will see the family planning and GUM (genito-urinary medicine) services join together.
At the time, he was in charge of the hospital's department of genito-urinary medicine and sexual health.