Gonorrhea Complications

If gonorrhea is allowed to develop untreated, it may lead to serious consequences for both women and men. It usually have different outcomes for each sex, but nevertheless gonorrhea complications can be very dangerous, especially if the bacteria enter the bloodstream. After that, bacteria may easily spread to other sites in the body. Fortunately, this is uncommon, but if … Read more Gonorrhea Complications

Oral Gonorrhea

Many people, especially teenagers, consider oral sex as “safe sex”, but this is not always the case as safe sex is not just about preventing undesired pregnancy. “Safe sex” also means avoiding sexually transmitted diseases, such as HIV, chlamydia, syphilis or gonorrhea. Oral sex is in fact not “safe sex”, if a condom is not used, since … Read more Oral Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea and Infertility

Gonorrhea (gonococcal infection) is one of the most contagious sexually transmitted infections, and it can result in serious complications. It may even ead to infertility, if not treated in time. Gonococcus (bacteria that causes gonorrhea) causes infertility in women by spreading into and damaging fallopian tubes through cervix. It can also make men infertile by damaging the epididymis. … Read more Gonorrhea and Infertility

Testing and Diagnosis of Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that is transmitted through unprotected sex. This infection can cause serious complications if the infected person is not getting treatment on time. Commonly, gonorrhea causes a few clear symptoms in men, unfortunately, a significant percentage of infected women experience no symptoms at all. That is why it is very important to get … Read more Testing and Diagnosis of Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea in the Anus and Rectum

Hundreds of millions of people around the world are infected with one sexually transmitted disease of another, and every year, millions more get infected. Symptoms vary from disease to disease, but anal or rectal infections have similar patterns. Most STDs that affect the anus are transmitted through anal sex, which means that homosexual men are … Read more Gonorrhea in the Anus and Rectum

Information about home test for gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is caused by the bacterium nesseria gonorrhoeae, better known as gonococcal, which is transmitted through unprotected sexual intercourse or from mother to child during birth. This bacterium causes disease by attacking the mucous membranes along the genitals, and can also infect other parts of the body that are involved in sexual contact, as, for … Read more Information about home test for gonorrhea

Gonorrhea in the eye

Gonorrhea is one of the most contagious infections caused by bacteria. It is most often transmitted through sexual activities – oral, vaginal, and anal. Other parts of the body can also be infected with this gonorrhea, such as the eyes and throat. Newborns can also get gonorrhea from their mother during labor, in which case … Read more Gonorrhea in the eye