Chapter 17 Outline

Venereal Diseases Were Seen as Punishment for Sexual License

Study questions: 1

STDs Are Still a Major Problem in the United States

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Lice and Mites Are More of an Annoyance than a Danger

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Trichomoniasis Is Caused by a Protozoan

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Bacterial STDs Can Usually Be Treated with Antibiotics

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Syphilis Is Down but Not Out

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Gonorrhea Can Lead to Infertility

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Chlamydia Causes a Common Infection with Serious Complications

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The Status of Bacterial Vaginosis as an STD Is Uncertain

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Urethritis Can Be Caused by a Variety of Organisms

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Viral STDs Can Be Dangerous and Hard to Treat

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Molluscum Contagiosum Is a Self-Limiting Condition

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Genital Herpes Is a Lifelong but not Life-Threatening Infection

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Human Papillomaviruses Can Cause Genital Warts—and Cancer

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Hepatitis Viruses Can Be Sexually Transmitted

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AIDS Is Caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus

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There Are Several Ways to Reduce the Likelihood of STD Transmission

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Not Everything Is an STD

Study questions: 41

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