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When left untreated, conditions like gonorrhea and chlamydia can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which can lead to chronic pelvic pain and fertility issues.
Worse than Tuskegee: Seventy years ago, American researchers infected unsuspecting Guatemalans with syphilis and gonorrhea.
More than a dozen infections—including MRSA and a strain of gonorrhea—are resistant to antibiotics.
Nationwide, more than 2 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis were reported in 2016, according to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, which compiled the statistics.
Nearly half of chlamydia cases occur in young women, but syphilis and gonorrhea have been growing in gay and bisexual men — and, most alarmingly, newborns.
Thus, the rise in gonorrhea in Australia may contribute to new HIV cases in the near-term.
The most concerning thing about vaginal seeding, the committee argues, is the potential for transmitting pathogens, such as herpes simplex virus, human papilloma virus (HPV), group B streptococci, and Neisseria gonorrhea.
Jones said some men and most women with gonorrhea do not show symptoms.
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First Known Use: circa 1526See Words from the same year
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