Browsing Category: More STDs

  • What You Should Know About Mycoplasma Genitalium

    A study released in June 2007 found that infections brought on by a bacterium called Mycoplasma genitalium seem to have surpassed gonorrhea in prevalence to become the third most frequent STD among young men and women in the United States. Among adolescents who engaged in a nationwide medical study, 4.2 percent were infected by chlamydia, …

    November 20, 2018
  • Is Non-Gonoccocal Urethritis (NGU) Treated?

    Question: What’s Non-Gonococcal Urethritis (NGU) Treated? Response: Most instances of Non-Gonococcal Urethritis (NGU) are undiagnosed chlamydia infections. Consequently, the very first line of treatment for NGU is just like the treatment for chlamydia. If that NGU treatment doesn’t function, and you took all of your medicine as instructed, your doctors will need to investigate further. …

    November 8, 2018
  • What’s MG?

    One day in November of 2015I checked my Information alerts to find Email after Email with headlines Such as the following: “MG, the Most Recent STD On The Block, Found In Over 1% Of The Population” – Medical Daily “‘New’ sexually transmitted infection’MG’ could be widespread” – NHS Alternatives “New STD often with no symptoms …

    November 2, 2018
  • What You Ought to Know About the Genital Ulcer STD Chancroid

    Chancroid is a sexually transmitted genital ulcer disease. It caused by the bacterium Haemophilus ducreyi. Although only vertĀ found in the USA, chancroid is a relatively common disease in the developing world. Much like syphilis, the open sores brought on by chancroid raise a individual’s risk of acquiring other sexually transmitted diseases. In particular, these open …

    October 25, 2018
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

    What is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease? Pelvic inflammatory disease, or PID, is an inflammation of a woman’s upper reproductive system. Affected areas can incorporate the structures of their uterus, ovaries, and fallopian tubes. Salpingitis, inflammation of the fallopian tubes, is the most frequent manifestation of the disease. PID is regarded as a long-term consequence of many …

    July 11, 2018
  • Sings and Symptoms of Non-Specific Urethritis

    Non-specific urethritis (NSU), refers to inflammation of the urethra (the tube through which urine passes). How It Is Spread In most cases, it is a sexually transmitted disease that’s passed from an infected individual during anal, vaginal or oral sex.The incubation period is highly variable but is considered to be between 1 week and a …

    March 12, 2018
  • How Is Chancroid Treated?

    Chancroid is treated with antibiotics. Patients with chancroid are usually examined 3-7 days after treatment is finished to see if it has been effective. Unsuccessful treatment can occur if you do notĀ take the medication correctly. It can also happen if your infection is resistant to the antibiotic you were treated with. Patients with HIV and …

    January 14, 2018
  • Lymphogranuloma Venereum Symptoms and Treatment

    Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a sexually transmitted disease that used to be primarily considered as affecting individuals in the developing world. Unfortunately, it’s now on the rise worldwide. There was an initial outbreak in men who have sex with men (MSM) in the Netherlands in 2003. After that, LGV started to be located in isolated …

    January 2, 2018