Sexual and reproductive health

Sexually transmitted and reproductive tract infections

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2013

2012

STI testing and counselling in a family health center in Mongolia.
STI testing and counselling in a family health center in Mongolia.

In developing countries, STIs and their complications rank in the top five disease categories for which adults seek health care. Infection with STIs can lead to acute symptoms, chronic infection and serious delayed consequences such as infertility, ectopic pregnancy, cervical cancer and the untimely death of infants and adults.