AIDS and HIV Human immunodeficiency virus or HIV,
is a virus that attacks the immune system resulting in Acquired
Immunodeficiency Syndrome, or AIDS.
Chancroid A treatable bacterial infection that
causes painful sores.
Chlamydia A treatable bacterial infection that
can scar the fallopian tubes affecting a woman's ability to have
Crabs Also known as pediculosis pubis, crabs
are parasites or bugs that live on the pubic hair in the genital
Gonorrhea A treatable bacterial infection of
the penis, vagina or anus that causes pain, or burning feeling
as well as a pus-like discharge. Also known as "the clap".
Hepatitis A disease that affects the liver. There
are more than four types. A and B are the most common.
Herpes Genital herpes is a recurrent skin condition
that can cause skin irritations in the genital region (anus, vagina,
Human Papillomavirus / Genital Warts Human papillomavirus
(HPV) is a virus that affects the skin in the genital
area, as well as a female's cervix. Depending on the type of HPV
involved, symptoms can be in the form of wart-like growths, or
abnormal cell changes.
Nongonococcal Urethritis (NGU) Nongonococcal urethritis
(or NGU) is a treatable bacterial infection of the urethra
(the tube within the penis) often times associated with chlamydia.
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease An infection of
the female reproductive organs by chlamydia, gonorrhea or other
bacteria. Also known as PID.
Scabies Scabies is a treatable skin disease
that is caused by a parasite.
Syphilis A treatable bacterial infection that
can spread throughout the body and affect the heart, brain, nerves.
Also known as "syph".
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