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Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is a common sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacterium called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Infection can lead to serious reproductive health problems, such as pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and infertility. Gonorrhea also can cause infections in newborn babies. Tests and effective treatments are available.

Clinical guidelines, job aids, and other gonorrhea information

 

Facts

Fact Sheet on Gonorrhea (CDC)

Gonorrea - Hoja Informativa (Español, CDC)

Gonorrhea Fact Sheet - What You and Your Partner Should Know (English) (PDF)

Gonorrea: Lo Que Debe Hacer Ya (Español) (PDF)

 

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