STDs

Candidiasis

Chlamydia

Genital Herpes

Genital Warts

Gonorrhea

Hepatitis B

HIV

PID

Pubic Lice

Scabies

Syphilis

Trichomoniasis

 


Early Symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

DISEASE

FIRST SYMPTOMS

AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) Headache, night sweats, unexplained weight loss, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes, persistent fever, persistent diarrhea, oral thrush (a heavy, whitish coating on the tongue and on the inside of the mouth).
Candidiasis Itching in the genital area, pain when urinating, a thick odorless vaginal discharge.
Chlamydia Often no symptoms at all for males or females

For women: pain during intercourse.
For men: a clear, watery, urethral discharge

Genital Herpes

Itching, tingling sensation, burning in the genital area, fluid filled blisters on the genitals in males & females, usually painful or inflamed.

One in four Americans has the genital herpes virus. THE #1 STD because it is often "silent". You can spread the virus EVEN if you do not have symptoms. Please tell you sexual partner.

Genital Warts

Soft, cauliflower-like growths appearing in clusters or alone around the vagina, penis, anus, groin, and/or scrotum.

Gonorrhea For females: a cloudy vaginal discharge, painful urination, vaginal itching. Often no early symptoms for women

For males: a yellowish, pus-filled discharge from the penis, burning with urination.

Hepatitis B Fever, fatigue, nausea or no symptoms at all in either partner for 2 - 6 months.
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) Fever, lower abdominal pain, often a pus-filled discharge vaginal discharge.
Pubic Lice (Crabs) Intense itching in both sexes. Crabs are tiny but visible in pubic hair and on thighs.
Scabies Intense itching in both sexes. Crabs are tiny but visible in pubic hair and on thighs.
Syphilis A sore on the genitals of both sexes. (Chancre), rash, fever, sore throat, sores in the mouth or anus.
Trichomoniasis For females: vaginal itching and pain, a foamy, greenish or yellow foul-smelling discharge.

For males: a clear discharge from the penis.




 




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