Modelling and molecular docking studies of the cytoplasmic domain of Wsc-family, full-length Ras2p, and therapeutic antifungal compounds.
STDs Among Gay Men in a New Era of PrEP
Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website. Increase of sexually transmitted infections, but not HIV, among young homosexual men in Amsterdam: Optimal care for MSM should include the ability to ask behavioral screening questions in a professional manner, without implicit assumptions. Ingay and bi men and young people were at particularly high risk for gonorrhea, syphilis, and chlamydia. Over the last 5 years, reports of lymphogranuloma venereum LGV presenting either as proctitis or as a genital ulcer with inguinal adenopathy have been reported in several outbreaks in Western Europe and in the United States [ 40—43 ].
With the appropriate attention, vaccination programs against STDs can achieve high vaccination rates among MSM [ 50 ]. We clearly need an educational campaign that addresses the very real possibility of an STD infection if you take PrEP to bareback. The increased prevalence and incidence of HIV and STD in this community compared with other populations have been documented in multiple studies, suggesting the need for culturally tailored prevention interventions [ 17—19 ]. However, there are many things you can do to protect your health. The use of anal Pap smears to diagnosis atypical cellular morphology with follow-up high-resolution anoscopy to detect and remove precancerous and cancerous lesions can prevent the development of invasive rectal cancer in this population. The increasingly frequent detection of fluoroquinolone resistance among Neisseria gonorrheae detected in MSM necessitates treatment with expanded-spectrum cephalosporins instead of other agents [ 36 ]. Transmission of primary and secondary syphilis by oral sex—Chicago, Illinois, —