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Flashcards in Sexual & Tropical Infections Deck (16)
1

What are fomites?

Sex toys

2

Which areas of the GI tract does HPV affect?

Mouth
Rectum
Anus

3

Which areas of the GI tract does Chlamydia affect?

Mouth
Large bowel
Rectum

4

Which areas of the GI tract does Gonorrhea affect?

Mouth
Large bowel
Rectum

5

Which areas of the GI tract does Syphilis affect?

Mouth
Liver
Stomach
Large bowel
Rectum
Anus

6

Which areas of the GI tract does HIV affect?

Mouth
Liver
Small + large bowel
Rectum
Anus

7

Gonorrhea and syphilis are sometimes co-infective. True/False?

True

8

List some characteristics of gonorrhea infection

Purulent anal/urethral discharge
Lower abdo pain
Diarrhoea + bleeding

9

List some characteristics of chlamydia infection

Milder than gonorrhea
Anal discomfort/itch

10

How is herpes simplex spread?

Ano-genital/oro-anal at the mucosa

11

Give a characteristic of HPV infection

Anal warts

12

Which STI is most commonly associated with group sex?

Lymphogranluma venereum

13

How is acute traveller's diarrhoea defined?

3 loose stools in 24hrs on the back of travelling

14

Which organism is the most common cause of traveller's diarrhoea?

E. coli

15

Which viruses are associated with cruise ships?

Norovirus
Rotavirus

16

Which disease is associated with profuse watery diarrhoea, typically involving refugee camps?

Cholera