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STIs as a major public health issue
Signs and symptoms of STIs
Herpes simplex (HSV)
STIs and HIV
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
Prevention of STIs
Bacterial vaginosis (BV)
Further Information on STIs in the UK
Some of the commonest sexually transmitted pathogens can be divided into those caused by bacteria, viruses and parasites.
Neisseria gonorrhoeae (causes gonorrhoea or gonococcal infection)
Chlamydia trachomatis (causes chlamydial infections)
Treponema pallidum (causes syphilis)
Haemophilus ducreyi (causes chancroid)
Klebsiella granulomatis (previously known as Calymmatobacterium granulomatis causes granuloma inguinale or donovanosis).
Human immunodeficiency virus (causes AIDS)
Herpes simplex virus type 2 (causes genital herpes)
Human papillomavirus (causes genital warts and certain subtypes lead to cervical cancer in women)
Hepatitis B virus (causes hepatitis and chronic cases may lead to cancer of the liver)
Cytomegalovirus (causes inflammation in a number of organs including the brain, the eye, and the bowel).
Trichomonas vaginalis (causes vaginal trichomoniasis)
Candida albicans (causes vulvovaginitis in women; inflammation of the glans penis (balanitis) and foreskin in men).
Mens sexual health
Womens sexual health
Sexual health screening
Sexually transmitted infections
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