Gonorrhea

By: Cliff, Jeno and Tyreke

What is it?

Gonorrhea is a STD/STI that is not curable and is life threatening if not treated.

The Types of Pathogens in Gonorrhea is Neisseria Gonorrhoeae


Gonorrhea is a bacterial Disease. Symptoms of infection with N. gonorrhoeae differ, depending on the site of infection. Note also that 10% of infected males and 80% of infected females are asymptomatic.
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Transmission sites

You can get it by having vaginal, oral, and/or anal sex with someone one who is infected with Gonorrhea.

Symptoms of Gonorrhea

When a person has Gonorrhea women experience...


- Abdominal Pain

- Bleeding in menstrual period

- Painful intercoarse, urination, and vomiting


Men experience


- Pus Discharge

- Pain while Urinating (Burning Sensation)

Treatment

The treatment for Gonorrhea is only antibiotics but it doesn't remove it permanently.

Prevention

Dont have sex with a gonorrhea person or use a condom to prevent infection

Other Information

If a person is not treated they will die
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