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Unformatted text preview: 8) Herpes Sexually transmitted disease caused by herpes simplex virus, HSV. 9) Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) The virus that causes AIDS; it causes a defect in the bodys immune system by invading and then multiplying within the white blood cells. 10) Human papillomavirus (HPV) A genus of viruses including those causing pailoomas (small nipple-like protrusions of the skin or mucous membrane) and warts. 11) Pubic lice Small insects that live primarily in hair in the genital and rectal regions. 12) Scabies Infestation of the skin by microscopic mites (insects) 13) Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) Infections passed from person to person by sexual contact. 14) Syphilis A sexually transmitted disease caused by spirochete bacteria (Treponema pallidum)....
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This note was uploaded on 11/13/2010 for the course HEAL HSCI/C101 taught by Professor Dr.rodriguez during the Spring '08 term at Citrus College.
- Spring '08