Outline Without Photos of Viral STIs and STDs(2)

Outline Without Photos of Viral STIs and STDs(2) - STI s...

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Unformatted text preview: STI s caused from Viruses Viruses Not cells Co-opt cellular machinery Protein coat and internal DNA or RNA STI s caused from Viruses: Herpes Oral herpes: 100 million Genital herpes: 45 million 1 million per year Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV 1) Cold sores Kissing Herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV 2) Genital sores Vaginal, anal, or oral genital intercourse STI s caused from Viruses: Herpes Cross-transmission Skin and mucous membranes Lay dormant in nervous system I nitial infection most severe Sometimes only 1 outbreak STI s caused from Viruses: Herpes 3-20 day incubation Small painful bumps painful blisters rupture open sores Genitals, anus, mouth, etc. swollen lymph glands flu-like symptoms urinary burning, vaginal discharge STI s caused from Viruses: Herpes May recur Prodormal symptoms Stress, fatigue Cold or sun Certain foods More common in women Male female more likely No known cure symptoms, suppress outbreaks Rest, balanced diet, aspirin/pain relievers Whats the difference between cold sores and canker sores? Cold sores or fever blisters caused by Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1). Cold sores on lips and outside the mouth, but sometimes within Cause of canker sores is unknown food, or injuries Painful sores in lining of mouth Clear up 1-2 weeks STI s caused from Viruses: Herpes 3-20 day incubation Small painful bumps painful blisters rupture open sores Genitals, anus, mouth, etc....
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2010 for the course BIO 30 taught by Professor Kahn during the Spring '09 term at UC Riverside.

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