Gonorrhea Articles A-Z
Gonorrhea and Pregnancy - Gonorrhea Symptoms
This page contains links to eMedTV Gonorrhea Articles containing information on subjects from Gonorrhea and Pregnancy to Gonorrhea Symptoms. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Gonorrhea and Pregnancy
This eMedTV explains what you should know about pregnancy and gonorrhea, including tips for reducing your risk of passing the infection to your child. For example, pregnant women should have at least one test for gonorrhea during prenatal care.
- Gonorrhea Complications
Gonorrhea complications discussed in this eMedTV article include pelvic inflammatory disease (in women) and epididymitis (in men). Other gonorrhea complications, although rare, include infections of the joints, heart valves, or brain.
- Gonorrhea Info
If you are looking for info on gonorrhea, this eMedTV segment is a great place to start. It gives a brief overview of this sexually transmitted disease (STD) and includes a link to more detailed information.
- Gonorrhea Statistics
This eMedTV page highlights key gonorrhea statistics about the prevalence of gonorrhea versus reported cases. According to recent gonorrhea statistics, in the U.S., approximately 75% of all reported cases are found in people 15 to 29 years of age.
- Gonorrhea Symptoms
As this eMedTV article explains, gonorrhea symptoms (such as fever and discharge) usually appear within 2 to 10 days after sexual contact with an infected partner. However, symptoms can take up to 30 days after sexual contact to appear.