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Types of Stds

Bacterial Vaginosis
Bacterial Vaginosis

What is bacterial vaginosis? Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a condition that happens when there is too much of certain bacteria in the vagina. This changes the normal balance of bacteria in the vagina.

source: cdc.gov
Chancroid Chancroid
Chancroid Chancroid

What is Chancroid? Chancroid is a bacterial infection that results in sores on the mouth, throat, lips, anus, tongue, vagina or penis. Chancroid belongs to the family of bacterial infections resulting in open sores in the area located around men’s and women’s genitals.

source: std-gov.org
Chlamydia Chlamydia
Chlamydia Chlamydia

Chlamydia is a common STD that can infect both men and women. It can cause serious, permanent damage to a woman’s reproductive system. This can make it difficult or impossible for her to get pregnant later on.

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Gonorrhea and Chlamydia
Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can infect both men and women. It can cause infections in the genitals, rectum, and throat. It is a very common infection, especially among young people ages 15-24 years.

source: cdc.gov
Gonorrhea Gonorrhea
Gonorrhea Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can infect both men and women. It can cause infections in the genitals, rectum, and throat. It is a very common infection, especially among young people ages 15-24 years.

source: cdc.gov
Hepatitis Hepatitis
Hepatitis Hepatitis

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Herpes Herpes
Herpes Herpes

Genital herpes(https://www.cdc.gov/std/herpes/default.htm) is an STD caused by two types of viruses. The viruses are called herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2).

source: cdc.gov
HIV/AIDS
HIV/AIDS

Are some STDs associated with HIV? Yes. In the United States, people who get syphilis, gonorrhea, and herpes often also have HIV, or are more likely to get HIV in the future. Why does having an STD put me more at risk for getting HIV? If you get an STD you are more likely to get HIV than someone who is STD-free.

source: cdc.gov
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HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS
HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS

HIV/AIDS is a serious infection HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. It’s a virus that breaks down certain cells in your immune system (your body’s defense against diseases that helps you stay healthy).

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Some health effects caused by HPV can be prevented by the HPV vaccines.

source: cdc.gov
Syphilis
Syphilis

Symptoms of secondary syphilis include skin rash, swollen lymph nodes, and fever. The signs and symptoms of primary and secondary syphilis can be mild, and they might not be noticed. During the latent stage, there are no signs or symptoms. Tertiary syphilis is associated with severe medical problems.

source: cdc.gov
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Trichomoniasis Trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis (or “trich”) is a very common sexually transmitted disease (STD). It is caused by infection with a protozoan parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis. Although symptoms of the disease vary, most people who have the parasite cannot tell they are infected.

source: cdc.gov
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Hepatitis

Hepatitis B is easily transmitted through sexual activity. Sexual contact is the most common way Hepatitis B is spread in the United States. Among adults seeking treatment in STD clinics, as many as 10%–40% have evidence of past or current Hepatitis B virus infection.

source: cdc.gov

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