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Inmates receive a full medical evaluation within two weeks of being booked, but not all of them stay long enough to go through all the tests, which includes HIV, Hepatitis C and venereal disease, the report said.
Adler Ibsen's dour, portentous 1881 drama Ghosts tackles oppressive conservative morality, serial marital infidelity, venereal disease, mercy killing, and incest.
Here also are the war’s venereal diseases, prostitutes, drug addicts, alcoholics, shirking cowards, incompetent bureaucrats and those seeking only to profit from the conflict.
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medical : a disease (such as gonorrhea or syphilis) that is passed from one person to another through sexual intercourse
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