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Symptoms Of Non-Specific Urethritis

Symptoms Of Non-Specific Urethritis

Symptoms Of Non-Specific Urethritis NSU or non-specific urethritis is characterized by the presence of symptomatic urethral inflammation. NSU is usually transmitted sexually i.e. through vaginal, oral or anal sex. Incubation period of the infection varies from person...

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Sign And Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Men

Sign And Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Men

Sign And Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Men Chlamydia is referred to as a very common STI (sexually transmitted infection). Its prevalence is fairly high in US especially among young adults. Infected men usually remain unaware of the infection until tested and diagnosed...

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Female Genital Sores

Female Genital Sores

Female Genital Sores STIs (sexually transmitted infections), particularly herpes, are very frequently associated with an increased likelihood of developing genital sores in women. These infections are characterized by appearance of bumps and lumps that are formed...

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Zika Virus And Sexual Transmission

Zika Virus And Sexual Transmission

Zika Virus And Sexual Transmission If you tuned into the news last summer, chances are you heard about Zika. Zika is a virus that is spread typically by the bite of an infected mosquito, but can also be transmitted through sex or from a pregnant woman to her fetus....

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Pyelonephritis – Urinary Tract Infection

Pyelonephritis – Urinary Tract Infection

Pyelonephritis - Urinary Tract Infection Pyelonephritis is a type of urinary tract infection (UTI) that may affect either one or both kidneys. A lot of people tend to confuse pyelonephritis and cystitis, but it is imperative to mention that two conditions are very...

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Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine

Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine

Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine Almost half of the male population in the United States is currently living with genital human papilloma virus (HPV) infection, says JAMA Oncology. Human Papilloma virus is one of the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection and is...

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Molluscum Contagiosum

Molluscum Contagiosum

Molluscum Contagiosum Molluscum Contagiosum is a fairly common viral infection that mainly involves skin. It is caused by MCV (or Molluscum contagiosum virus. Researchers classify this virus under pox family of viruses. Historically, it was believed that this virus...

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What Is Trichomoniasis Or Trich?

What Is Trichomoniasis Or Trich?

What Is Trichomoniasis Or Trich? Trichomoniasis or trich is a sexually transmitted protozoal infection that is caused by a parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis. Every year more than one million cases are reported in the United States alone; making it a very common...

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Mycoplasma Genitalium – What Should You Know About It?

Mycoplasma Genitalium – What Should You Know About It?

Mycoplasma Genitalium – What Should You Know About It? Sexually transmitted infections are always a hot topic. Unfortunately, a vast majority of the vulnerable population is only aware of common causative agents and STIs, which is a dangerous situation. Research...

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Gonorrhea – What Should You Know About it?

Gonorrhea – What Should You Know About it?

Gonorrhea – What Should You Know About it? Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria, Neisseria gonorrhoeae. It is also known as “the clap” and can spread through all kinds of sexual intercourse with an infected partner (including, vaginal,...

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