STIs - pgi QUILALA.pptx - Sexually Transmitted Infections PGI QUILALA JORGE JOHN III P OUTLINE \u2022 Definition of STIs \u2022 Transmission \u2022 Types of

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Sexually Transmitted Infections PGI QUILALA JORGE JOHN III P.
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OUTLINE Definition of STIs Transmission Types of infection: Bacterial (Chlamydia, LGV, Gonorrhea, Syphilis) Viral (HSV, Hepatitis B, HIV, HPV) Parasitic (Pubic lice, scabies, trichomoniasis) Prevention Testing
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Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) Infections that are most commonly passed through sexual contact: Oral Vaginal Anal Skin-to-skin
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TRANSMISSION In order for transmission to occur, it is necessary to have: A body fluid with the germ in it A way of spreading the germ from one person to another
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BODY FLUIDS: considered infectious Semen Vaginal fluid Blood Fluid in sores or blisters Saliva Tears Sweat Urine Ear wax
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METHODS OF TRANSMISSION: Low Risk or No Risk Abstaining Hugging Kissing Holding hands Dancing Sitting on toilets Sharing lip balm Mutual monogamy Massage Sharing forks, knives, etc.
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METHODS OF TRANSMISSION: High Risk Sexual Intercourse vaginal anal oral Blood-to-blood contact Sharing needles or other drug-use equipment Tattoo or body piercing Infected mother to her baby
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Bacterial vs. Viral STIs Bacterial STI’s include Chlamydia, LGV, gonorrhea & syphilis Can be treated and cured with antibiotics Untreated infection can cause PID, infertility, & epididymitis Viral STI’s include HPV, HIV, Herpes, & Hepatitis B There is NO cure Medication available to treat symptoms only Can pass onto others for the rest of your life
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Chlamydia The most common bacterial STI
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