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Chancroid diagram by Public Domain, Wikimedia
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Chancroid is infection of the genital skin or mucous membranes caused by Haemophilus ducreyi and characterized by papules, painful ulcers, and enlargement of the inguinal lymph nodes leading to suppuration. Discover the latest research on chancroid here.

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International Journal of STD & AIDS

Converging epidemics of sexually transmitted infections and bacterial vaginosis in southern African female adolescents at risk of HIV

International Journal of STD & AIDSDecember 5, 2017
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Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Etiological Characterization of the Cutaneous Ulcer Syndrome in Papua New Guinea Using Shotgun Metagenomics

Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of AmericaJune 20, 2018
Marc Noguera-JulianOriol Mitjà
Communicable Diseases Intelligence Quarterly Report

Sexually Transmitted Infections in Melbourne, Australia from 1918 to 2016: nearly a century of data

Communicable Diseases Intelligence Quarterly ReportMay 4, 2018
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American Family Physician

Genital Ulcers: Differential Diagnosis and Management

American Family PhysicianMarch 13, 2020
Michelle A Roett

Hitting with a BAM: Selective Killing by Lectin-Like Bacteriocins

MBioMarch 22, 2018
Maarten G K GhequireRené De Mot
Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Evaluation of two commercial assays for the detection of lymphogranuloma venereum in rectal samples

Sexually Transmitted DiseasesDecember 27, 2019
Samuel Bernal MartínezEstrella Martin Mazuelos
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Single-Dose Azithromycin for the Treatment of Haemophilus ducreyi Skin Ulcers in Papua New Guinea

Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of AmericaOctober 12, 2017
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The Annals of Pharmacotherapy

Common Bacterial and Viral Infections: Review of Management in the Pregnant Patient

The Annals of PharmacotherapyDecember 18, 2018
Hana RacP Brandon Bookstaver
Indian Journal of Dermatology

Disease Pattern among Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinic Attendees: A Hospital-Based Study

Indian Journal of DermatologyDecember 7, 2018
Krishna TalukdarBarnali Mitra

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