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Woman’s Rate of Infection from One Act of Intercourse with an Infected Partner
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# NEW CASES EACH YEAR

CURABLE, NONVIRAL DISEASES FEMALE MALE
CHLAMYDIA (4-12 MILLION/YR.)
Can cause PID, Ectopic Pregnancy, Infertility,
risk of HIV if exposed*, Premature Delivery
40% 20%
TRICHOMONIASIS (3 MILLION/YR)
risk of HIV if exposed*, Premature Delivery
No data No data
GONORRHEA (1.1 MILLION/YR)
Can cause PID, Ectopic Pregnancy, Infertility,
risk of HIV if exposed *, Blinds baby
50% 25%
SYPHILIS (120,000/YR)
Seriously damages many parts of the body,
risk of HIV if exposed *, Kills/damages baby
30% 20%
NONCURABLE, VIRAL DISEASES    
HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS
(HPV) GENITAL WARTS
(½ - 1 MILLION/YR)
Some types cause cancer of cervix, vulva, vagina or anus
10% 10%
GENITAL HERPES (200,000-500,000/YR)
Repeated outbreaks, risk of HIV if exposed *,
By age 30, 20% Americans infected
Premature Delivery, Kill/damage baby
30% 30%
HEPATITIS B (100,000-200,000/YR)
Promotes liver damage and risk of liver cancer
10% 5%

HIV/AIDS (40,000-50,000/YR)
HIV infection can progress to AIDS,
Increases risk of other STDs

 

**Not from one act, Risk of Giving HIV to Partner

HIV+ Male to HIV – Female
Woman has an …………..risk
of getting infected from the man

* NOTE - If exposed to the HIV/AIDS virus, anyone who is infected with these STDs has an increased risk of becoming infected. Anyone infected with the HIV/AIDS virus also has an increased risk of getting infected, if they are exposed to the other STDs.

Mary Lee O’Connell, CRNP - 8/04 ©