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By Tim Castle LONDON (Reuters) - Government plans to reduce waiting times for appointments at sexual health clinics in England to 48 hours cannot be met without a "massive expansion of capacity," doctors said on Thursday.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Sexually active male adolescents quite often have the sexually transmitted infection Chlamydia trachomatis but don't know it.
By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Take-home antibiotics may be an effective way to ensure that the partners of men with certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) get treatment, a new study suggests.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Many visitors to a sexual health clinic report incorrect usage of condoms, which appears to lead to a statistically significant increase risk of gonorrhea among men, according to the results of a new study.
Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) Ls a systemic, sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by a variety of the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis that rarely occurs in the United States and other industrialized countries; the prevalence of LGV is greatest in Africa, Southeast Asia, Central and South America, and Caribbean countries (1).
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