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how long does it take for gonorrhea to become serious?

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Dr. John Nesbitt
40 years experience Urology
Immediately: Gonorrhea is always serious and should be treated immediately. The infected individual should not have sexual relations with anyone until cured. Antibiotics are usually successful.
Answered on Jan 22, 2018
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