Tag: genital

  • Genital Ulcer Disease (GUD)

    Genital Ulcer Disease (GUD)

    Genital ulcers, defined as lesions vesicular, erosive ulcerous or genitals, single or multiple, with or without inguinal lymphadenopathy, should evoke a sexually transmitted infection. The main causative organisms are Treponema pallidum (syphilis), Haemophilus ducreyi (chancroid) and herpes simplex (genital herpes). Chlamydia trachomatis (lymphogranuloma venereum) and Calymmatobacterium granulomatis (donovanosis) 1 are rarer.   Laboratory: The achievable…

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    The pelvic infections are bacterial infections of the uterus (endometritis) and / or the fallopian tubes (salpingitis), which may be complicated by peritonitis, pelvic abscess or sepsis. The choice of antibiotic therapy considers the context of infection: in to childbirth or abortion (puerperal sepsis) or outside this context (sexually transmitted infection). In case of suspicion…

  • Genital Infections

    Genital Infections

    The diagnosis and treatment of genital infections have several difficulties: lack of specificity of symptoms; frequency of asymptomatic infections; lack of performance of field laboratory tests; frequency of mixed infections; need to simultaneously treat (s) partner (s) if the infection is sexually transmitted 1; increased risk of relapse or treatment failure in cases of co-infection…

  • Pelvic inflammatory disease

    Pelvic inflammatory disease

    – Bacterial infections of the uterus (endometritis) and / or fallopian tubes (salpingitis) may progress to pelvic peritonitis, pelvic abscess or septicemia. These infections can be a venereal or puerperal origin. – Venereal infections are often due to Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis. – Puerperal infections are often caused by anaerobic bacteria or bacteria normally…

  • Ulcerations of oral and genital mucosa

    Ulcerations of oral and genital mucosa

    The ulcers are losses of substance reaching the middle and deep corium with a risk of scarring. The examination and clinical examination here have a major importance to reach the diagnosis. There are basically acute injuries chronic injuries. ULCERATIONS MOUTH: The major forms are acute or recurrent ulcers and chronic ulcers dominated by the risk…

  • Genital warts (Papillomavirus “HPV”)

    Genital warts (Papillomavirus “HPV”)

    Highly contagious genital infections caused by Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Papillomavirus Clinical signs: – Genital warts (soft tumor, “cockscomb”) or flat warts (raised papules) painless and often multiple, with no sign.Usually localized lesions on the external genitals and the anus but rectum, vagina, cervix and urethra may be affected. In the absence of treatment, the…