Common Std's / Sti's

Chlamydia Summary

Chlamydia In Brief

Chlamydia is caused by the organism, Chlamydia trachomatis.

In women, contact and subsequent infection by Chlamydia trachomatis is known as "Chlamydia", while infection in men by the same organism is called nongonococcal urethritis (NGU).

Chlamydia is spread by sexual contact and can also be spread by vertical transmission from mother to newborn baby.

Treatment is with antibiotics. Antibiotic resistance has not yet been recorded.

Chlamydia in depth

 

 

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (ms) is the most common, disabling, neurological condition, to affect young adults in the world today.

Human Papilloma Virus

Human Papilloma Virus (hpv) is the virus responsible for causing genital warts, a sexually transmitted infection. HPV can be transmitted through vaginal, oral and anal sex. Rarely, hpv can be spread by indirect contact, for example, using a towel after someone who is infected... Read More