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Sexually transmitted infections

sexually transmitted infections
chlamydia

Chlamydia

If left untreated Chlamydia can cause serious problems including infertility.

genital warts

Genital warts

Caused by a virus living on the skin, genital warts may grow bigger and spread if untreated.

gonnorrhoea

Gonorrhoea

One of the most common STIs, gonorrhoea is easily passed on during sex.

herpes

Herpes

Blisters are the main symptom of herpes, appearing within two weeks of infection.

hepatitis

Hepatitis

Hepatitis A, B and C have different symptoms and different ways of spreading.

Molluscum

Molluscum

Molloscum contagiosum is a viral skin infection.

lgv

LGV

An increasing number of LGV infections are being seen among gay and bisexual men.

nsu

Nonspecific urethritis NSU

Usually caused by bacteria, non-specific urethritis (NSU) results in inflammation.

pubic lice

Pubic lice

Pubic lice are small crab-shaped insects that live on body hair.

shigella

Shigella

Shigella

syphilis

Syphilis

Someone with syphilis may discover a rash on their palms or the soles of their feet.