Community Presentation week 5 PP.pptx - STI SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS TERESA KANTOR RN WHAT ARE EXAMPLES OF STI CHLAMYDIA HERPES GONORRHEA

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STI SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS TERESA KANTOR, RN 12-21-19
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WHAT ARE EXAMPLES OF STI? CHLAMYDIA GENTIAL HERPES GONORRHEA SYPHILUS HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS (HPV)
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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. CHLAMYDIA CAN ALSO CAUSE A POTENTIALLY FATAL ECTOPIC PREGNANCY (PREGNANCY THAT OCCURS OUTSIDE THE WOMB). Symptoms in Men: Burning and itching at the tip of the penis, discharge, painful urination. Symptoms in Women: Vaginal itching, discharge that may have an odor, pain during sex, painful urination .
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GONORRHEA IS AN INFECTION CAUSED BY A SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED BACTERIUM THAT INFECTS BOTH MALES AND FEMALES. GONORRHEA MOST OFTEN AFFECTS THE URETHRA, RECTUM OR THROAT. IN FEMALES, GONORRHEA CAN ALSO INFECT THE CERVIX. GONORRHEA IS MOST COMMONLY SPREAD DURING VAGINAL, ORAL OR ANAL SEX. In Men: Discharge from the penis, swollen testicles.
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