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Reported cases of syphilis and gonorrhea have been climbing for about a decade.

Sexually transmitted infections such as syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia have been on the rise for years across the United States, and the pandemic has only worsened the situation.

Perhaps indulging a storyteller’s penchant for hyperbole, he said he contracted gonorrhea during one sequence, received directors guild compensation for being “hurt on the job” and used the money to buy enough film to complete the movie.

Over the next six years new cases of gonorrhea among women statewide declined by 39 percent.

Bacterial pathogens include gonorrhea (yes) which can cause blindness in a matter of hours, and chlamydia.

We find rape more traumatic than gonorrhea, even though the physical effects of the STD may be much worse.

I have been practicing infectious disease since Bush 41 was president, and I have never seen a person die of gonorrhea.

He went on to suggest that patients with gonorrhea can develop sepsis and die within a few days.

It is estimated that ninety-five per cent of all abdominal operations performed upon women are due to gonorrhea.

Yeah—the only kind of guns these Mex wars are fought with is Gonorrhea Guns.

Gonorrhea also causes inflammation of the joints, gonorrheal rheumatism, testicular inflammations which may lead to sterility.

They may take a smear, and they find that—intra and extracellular diplococci, they treat the patient for gonorrhea.

Well, this resembles the gonococcus bacteria which causes gonorrhea.

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On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gonorrhea, such as: acquired immune deficiency syndrome, aids, herpes, syphilis, venereal disease, and chancroid.

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