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Sexually Transmitted Infections

Edited by Nancy Malla

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, India

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are infections that are spread primarily through person to person sexual contact. There are more than 30 different sexually transmissible bacteria, viruses and parasites. STIs lead to high morbidity and complications. This book entitled as Sexually Transmitted Infections is not a text book but provides useful information for general reference work for physicians, researchers and students interested in the subject. Each chapter is abundant in tips useful to general readers as well. It also includes the Introductory chapter providing an overview with special emphasis on syndromic approach to the management of STIs in clinical setting.

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Sexually Transmitted InfectionsEdited by Nancy Malla

Published: March 21st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1497

ISBN: 978-953-51-0258-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6887-4

Copyright year: 2012

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39651 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

12 Dimensions Citations


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1. Sexually Transmitted Infections: An Overview

By Nancy Malla and Kapil Goyal


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2. Chlamydia trachomatis Infections of the Adults

By Sabina Mahmutovic Vranic


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3. Gonorrhea in Men Sex Men and Heterosexual Men

By Ángela María Rosa Famiglietti and Susana Diana García


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4. Mucosal Immunity and Evasion Strategies of Neisseria gonorrhoeae

By Mónica Imarai, Claudio Acuña, Alejandro Escobar, Kevin Maisey and Sebastián Reyes-Cerpa


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5. Syphilis

By Roberto Saraiva, Augusto Daige, Joao Jazbik, Claudio Cesar, Marco Mello and Evandro Lopes


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6. Human Trichomoniasis due to Trichomonas vaginalis - Current Perspectives

By Nancy Malla


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7. Human Papillomavirus Infection in Croatian Men: Prevalence and HPV Type Distribution

By Blaženka Grahovac, Anka Dorić, Željka Hruškar, Ita Hadžisejdić and Maja Grahovac


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8. Human Papilloma Virus and Anal Cancer

By João Batista de Sousa and Leonardo de Castro Durães


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9. Recurrent Oral Squamous Papilloma in a HIV Infected Patient: Case Report

By Helena Lucia Barroso dos Reis, Mauro Romero Leal Passos, Aluízio Antônio de Santa Helena, Fernanda Sampaio Cavalcante, Arley Silva Júnior and Dennis de Carvalho Ferreira


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10. Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Army Personnel in the Military Environment

By Krzysztof Korzeniewski


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11. Syphilis and Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 Sero-Prevalence Among Female Sex Workers and Men Who Have Sex with Men in Ecuador and Andhra Pradesh (India)

By Juan Pablo Gutiérrez and Erika E. Atienzo


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12. Knowledge, Attitude and Behaviour Related to Sexually Transmitted Infections in Portuguese School (Adolescent) and College Students

By Lúcia Ramiro, Marta Reis, Margarida Gaspar de Matos and José Alves Diniz


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13. Knowledge, Attitude, Behavior, and Practice of the UNIFIL Peacekeepers on Human Immunodeficiency Virus

By Abdo R. Jurjus, Inaya Abdallah Hajj Hussein and Alice A. Gerges


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