Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also known as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) or venereal diseases (VD) are diseases that are passed on from one person to another through sexual contact - the infection can be passed on through vaginal intercourse, oral sex, and anal sex. They are diseases picked up through unprotected sexual intercourse with an infected person.
STIs include gonorrhoea,syphilis, etc. They affect the reproductive system and if untreated can lead to more serious complications such as infertility, narrowing of the urine outlet, psychosis, etc. Symptoms can range from pain on urination, (urethral discharge) passage of pus in urine, lower abdominal pain, genital sores, itching etc.
If you have any of the above symptom or knows someone who does, please call Phone A Doctor Now.
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