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Gonorrhea

  • By: Andrew J. Waskey
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Gonorrhea is a very contagious sexually transmitted disease (STD). It is one of the most common venereal diseases in the world. It can be successfully treated with antibiotics, but without prompt treatment, sterility may occur. In addition, it may also cause ...

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