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Information About Common STD's

Sexually Transmitted Diseases are some of the most common diseases affecting Americans today. STDs can affect any individual regardless of age, gender, race, or social status. In fact, it is estimated that more than half of all people will have an STD at some point in their lifetime.

It is important for everyone to know the facts about STDs and STD prevention. Follow the STD links below to learn more about signs, symptoms, and treatment options.

Menu | Gonorrhea | Chlamydia | NGU - Non- Gonococcal Urethritis (men) | MPC - Mucopurulent Cervicitis (women) | BV - Bacterial Vaginosis | Trichomoniasis (Trich) | PID | Syphilis | Yeast | Crabs & Scabies | Genital Herpes | Genital Warts

Disease:
NGU - Non- Gonococcal Urethritis (men)
Test/Treat:
Scott County Health Department will test? yes
Scott County Health Department will treat? yes
What is it? How do I get it?
Bacterias - infection in tube of penis - sexually transmitted
Symptoms:
  • Discharge from penis
  • itching or burning
  • Can come and go
What happens if not treated?
  • Sterility
How can I protect myself?
  • Know symptoms - LOOK for symptoms
  • DON'T have sex if you have symptoms
  • Get tested if you have symptoms
  • Use a condom - EVERY TIME YOU HAVE SEX
What to do:
  • Take all medicine as directed
  • Tell your partners if you have NGU
  • Don't have sex until you call for your results and partners are treated
Links:

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