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What is gonorrhea like?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Unpleasant

Women or men with gonorrhea may be asymptomatic.
Rectal symptoms for men or women can include drainage, itching, bleeding & painful bowel movements. Pharyngeal gonorrhea can cause sore throat. Men may have pain with urination & discharge that is green, yellow or white. They may develop pain of the testes or scrotum. Women may have pain with urination, vaginal bleeding or vaginal discharge.

In brief: Unpleasant

Women or men with gonorrhea may be asymptomatic.
Rectal symptoms for men or women can include drainage, itching, bleeding & painful bowel movements. Pharyngeal gonorrhea can cause sore throat. Men may have pain with urination & discharge that is green, yellow or white. They may develop pain of the testes or scrotum. Women may have pain with urination, vaginal bleeding or vaginal discharge.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Gonorrhea

The infection may not cause any symptoms but in the male it causes a urethral discharge and in females, infection of the uterine cervix with discharge.

In brief: Gonorrhea

The infection may not cause any symptoms but in the male it causes a urethral discharge and in females, infection of the uterine cervix with discharge.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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