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Basic information for topics, such as "What is it?" and "How many people are affected?" is available in the About Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) section. Answers to other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) specific to STDs and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) are in this section.

Citations

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): Genital herpes. Retrieved December 30, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/herpes
  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): STDs & infertility. Retrieved December 30, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/infertility
  3. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): HIV/AIDS & STDs. Retrieved December 30, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/hiv
  4. Simard, E. P., Pfeiffer, R. M., & Engels, E. A. (2011). Cumulative incidence of cancer among individuals with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in the United States. Cancer, 117, 1089–1096.
  5. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). 2015 sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines. Retrieved December 30, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/
  6. Committee on Infectious Diseases. (2012). HPV vaccine recommendations. Pediatrics, 129, 602–605.
  7. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): Pelvic inflammatory disease. Retrieved December 24, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/PID
  8. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Sexually transmitted disease surveillance 2014. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved December 22, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats14/surv-2014-print.pdf (PDF – 4 MB)
  9. Stamm, W. E. (2008). Chlamydia trachomatis infections of the adult. In G. Gross & S. K. Tyring (Eds.), Sexually transmitted diseases (4th ed., pp. 575–593). New York: McGraw Hill.
  10. Hillis, S. D., & Wasserheit, J. N. (1996). Screening for chlamydia—A key to the prevention of pelvic inflammatory disease. New England Journal of Medicine, 334, 1399–1401.
  11. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2015). Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs): Gonorrhea. Retrieved December 24, 2015, from http://www.cdc.gov/std/gonorrhea

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