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SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE (STD)
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Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) infections transmitted from an infected person to an uninfected person through sexual contact. STDs can be caused by bacteria, viruses, or parasites. STDs can lead to long-term health problems, usually in women and infants. one of the leading STDs worldwide is AIDS, which is caused by HIV or Human Immunodeficiency Virus.
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SYMPTOMS OF STDs Men In men, common symptoms include: • pain or discomfort during sex or urination • sores, bumps, or rashes on or around the penis, testicles, anus, buttocks, thighs, or mouth • unusual discharge or bleeding from the penis • painful or swollen testicles Specific symptoms can vary, depending on the STD. Women Common STD symptoms in women include: • pain or discomfort during sex or urination • sores, bumps, or rashes on or around the vaginal, anus, buttocks, thighs, or mouth • unusual discharge or bleeding from the vagina • itchiness in or around the vagina The specific symptoms can vary from one STD to another.
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TYPES OF SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE (STD) Based on Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2016 of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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CHLAMYDIA caused by bacteria called Chlamydia trachomatis . It is found in infected semen and vaginal fluids. It is the most commonly reported among Americans, notes the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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Symptoms Many people with chlamydia have no noticeable symptoms. When symptoms do develop, they often include: • pain or discomfort during sex or urination • green or yellow discharge from penis or vagina • pain in the lower abdomen If left untreated, chlamydia can lead to:
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  • Sexual intercourse, Penis, Human papillomavirus, Sexually transmitted diseases and infections

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