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Certain complications are likely to arise in the course of gonorrhea.

A cured case of gonorrhea does not mean immunity from further attacks.

Gonorrhea has even more dangerous consequences in women than in men.

In the same manner do those sacrifice who have had the gonorrhea.

Gonorrhea is caused by the gonococcus discovered by Neisser in 1879.

Gonorrhea, especially in women, is likely to be very chronic.

In themselves, these threads are by no means diagnostic of gonorrhea.

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

Gonorrhea in women is frequently a serious and even fatal disease.

The problem of gonorrhea is not considered in the framing of this statement.

WORD ORIGIN

also gonorrhoea, 1520s, from Late Latin gonorrhoia, from gonos "seed" (see gonad) + rhoe "flow," from rhein "to flow" (see rheum). Mucus discharge was mistaken for semen. In early records often Gomoria, etc., from folk etymology association with biblical Gomorrah.

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