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gonorrhoea Full Definition

gonorrhoea Full Definition

gonorrhoea Full Definition
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gonorrhoea
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gonorrhoea /ˌɡɒnəˈrɪə/noun
: a venereal disease involving inflammatory discharge from the urethra or vagina.
: acute infectious disease characterized by primary invasion of the urogenital tract. The etiologic agent, NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE, was isolated by Neisser in 1879.
: colloquially known as “the clap”, is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae


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