Gonorrhea - S10 #2

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Gonorrhea - S10 #2

  1. 1. Gonorrhea<br />Jose Nolasco<br />Sociology 21<br />May 11, 2010<br />
  2. 2. What is gonorrhea<br />An STI exchanged by bodily fluids<br />Caused by a bacteria called neisseriagonorrhoeae<br />
  3. 3. How is it spread?<br />Through the mucous membrane<br /> - Mostly developed in the cervix, uterus, and fallopian tubes for women, and urethra for both women and men<br /> - It can also spread through the mouth, throat, and anus<br />
  4. 4. Symptoms for Women<br />Greenish yellowish or whitish discharge from the vagina<br />Lower abdomen or pelvic pain<br />Burning when urinating<br />Conjunctivitis (red, itchy eyes)<br />Bleeding between periods<br />Spotting after intercourse<br />Swelling of the vagina<br />Burning in the throat (due to oral sex)<br />Swollen glands in the throat (due to oral sex)<br />
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  6. 6. Symptoms For Men<br />Greenish yellowish or whitish discharge from the penis<br />Burning when urinating<br />Burning in the throat (due to oral sex)<br />Painful or swollen testicles<br />Swollen glands in the throat (due to oral sex)<br />
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  8. 8. How to treat gonorrhea?<br />Take antibiotics <br />
  9. 9. And people, please remember to use a condom!<br />

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