Genital Ulcer Disease

What is Genital Ulcer Disease?

Genital Ulcer Disease meaning Any of several diseases that are characterized by genital sores. Genital ulcer diseases are usually sexually transmitted infections, including genital herpes, syphilis, and chancroid. Genital ulcer diseases increase the risk of sexual transmission of HIV. Related Term(s): Sexually Transmitted Infection

 

reference: AIDSinfo – Glossary

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