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Unformatted text preview: risky alcohol and drug use Discharge diseases-- HIV, chlamydia, trichomenaisis Genital ulcer diseases-- Herpes, Syphilis, HPV Bacterial STIs-- curable with antibiotics chlamydia is most common in the U.S. transmission: oral, vaginal, anal Syphilis 1st stage: (chancre) sores on the genitals 2nd stage: skin rash 3rd stage: (latency) damage to internal organs, paralysis, dementia, blindness, death treatment- antibiotics (of caught early enough) transmission TUSKEGEE STUDY (1932) African American sharecroppers with syphilis left them untreated GUATEMALA STUDY (1946) took prisoners and soldiers made them have sex with prostitutes recorded the effects eventually gave treatment **1947 diagnosis for syphilis was available Viral STIs are not curable HPV has more than 100 strains Gardasil is the vaccine for cervial cancer vectors for other diseases...
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This note was uploaded on 05/22/2011 for the course CHLH 206 taught by Professor Lucas during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
- Spring '08