Sexually Transmitted Disease: An Encyclopedia of Diseases, Prevention, Treatment, and Issues

Editor/Author Grimes, Jill Ann, Smith, Lori Apffel and Fagerberg, Kristyn
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Greenwood

Single-User Purchase Price: $189.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $283.50
ISBN: 978-1-44-080134-1
Category: Social Sciences - Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
Image Count: 64
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

This up-to-date, two-volume work provides A-Z coverage of all topics related to sexually transmitted disease, ranging from anatomy to modern legal and social implications to past and present methods of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Table of Contents

  • Guide to Related Topics
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Timeline
  • A
  • Acyclovir (Zovirax)
  • AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)
  • Anal Intercourse
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Antibiotics for Bacterial STDs
  • Azithromycin
  • B
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Barré-Sinousi, Françoise, PhD (1947–)
  • Bartholin's Glands
  • Bisexuality
  • Blumberg, Baruch (1925–2011)
  • Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769–1821)
  • Breast-Feeding and STDs
  • Buboes
  • Buschke–Löwenstein Tumor
  • C
  • CD4 T Lymphocyte
  • CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • Celebrities and STDs
  • Cephalosporins
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer Survivor Story
  • Cervical Conization
  • Cervical Cultures
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervicitis
  • Cervix
  • Chancre, Syphilis
  • Chancroid
  • Chlamydia and Pregnancy
  • The Chlamydia Chronicles: A Case Study
  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • Circumcision
  • Columbus, Christopher and His Expedition
  • Condoms
  • Condoms, Female
  • Cryosurgery
  • Culpeper, Nicholas (1616–1654)
  • D
  • Dane, David (1923–1998)
  • Date Rape and Drink Spiking
  • Dating Sites for People with STDs
  • Daudet, Alphonse (1840–1897)
  • Delicado, Francisco (1480–1535)
  • Diaphragm
  • Direct Fluorescent Antibody (DFA) Test
  • Discordant Couples
  • Donné, Alfred François (1801–1878)
  • Douching
  • Doxycycline
  • Dyspareunia
  • Dysuria
  • E
  • E-Cards for STD Notification
  • The Economic Burden of STDs
  • Ehrlich, Paul (1854–1915)
  • Eichengrün, Arthur (1867–1949)
  • Emergency Contraception
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometritis
  • Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) Test
  • Epididymis
  • Epididymitis
  • Erythromycin
  • Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT)
  • F
  • Fallopian Tubes
  • Famciclovir
  • Flunitrazepam (Rohypnol)
  • Foscarnet
  • Fracastoro, Girolamo (1478–1553)
  • The FTA-ABS (Fluorescent Treponemal Antibody Absorption) Test
  • G
  • Gallo, Robert (1937–)
  • Gardnerella vaginalis
  • Genital Warts
  • GHB (Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate)
  • Gonorrhea
  • Gonorrhea and Pregnancy
  • Granuloma Inguinale
  • Guaiacum
  • H
  • Haemophilus ducreyi
  • Hata, Sahachiro (1879–1938)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis A and B, Bivalent Vaccine (Twinrix)
  • Hepatitis A Vaccines
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis B, Testing and Interpretation of Results
  • Hepatitis B and Pregnancy
  • Hepatitis B Vaccines
  • Hepatitis B Vaccines, International
  • Hepatitis B Vaccines, USFDA Approved
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C, Screening and Testing
  • Hepatitis C and Pregnancy
  • Herpes
  • Herpes, Genital
  • Herpes, Genital, and Adolescents
  • Herpes, Testing and Interpretation of Results
  • Herpes, Treatments
  • Herpes and Legal Issues
  • Herpes and Pregnancy
  • Herpes Simplex Virus, Type 1
  • Hilleman, Maurice (1919–2005)
  • Hinton, William Augustus (1883–1959)
  • Hinton Test
  • Hippocrates (460 bc–370 bc)
  • Hitler, Adolf (1889–1945)
  • HIV and AIDS
  • HIV Is Not Easy: Ask a Teenage Patient
  • HIV/AIDS, Legal Issues
  • HIV/AIDS, Notable People with
  • HIV/AIDS, Testing
  • HIV/AIDS, Treatment
  • HIV/AIDS: What to Do if You Have Been Diagnosed
  • HIV/AIDS and Pregnancy
  • Hoffmann, Erich (1868–1959)
  • Hogarth, William (1697–1764)
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • HPV, Vinegar Diagnostics
  • HPV and Pregnancy
  • HPV Bivalent Vaccine (Cervarix)
  • HPV Court Case and the Personal Story, Rossiter v. Evans
  • HPV Quadrivalent Vaccine (Gardasil)
  • HPV-Related Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • I
  • Infertility
  • IUDs (Intrauterine Devices)
  • J
  • Jarisch–Herxheimer Reaction
  • Johnson, Magic (1959–)
  • L
  • Labia
  • Laryngeal Papillomatosis
  • Laser Ablation
  • LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure)
  • Legal Implications Surrounding STDs
  • Legal Terms and STDs
  • LGV (Lymphogranuloma Venereum)
  • Lurman, A.
  • M
  • Malaria
  • Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
  • Mercury
  • Metchnikoff, Elie (1845–1916)
  • Metronidazole
  • Milgrom, Felix (1919–2007)
  • Minocycline
  • Minorities and STDs
  • Mobile STD Testing
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Montagnier, Luc (1932–)
  • Mycobacterium avium Complex (MAC)
  • Mycoplasma genitalium
  • Myths about STDs
  • N
  • Neisser, Albert (1855–1916)
  • Neonatal Conjunctivitis
  • Neosalvarsan
  • Nero, Tiberius Claudius (42 bce–ad 37)
  • Noguchi, Hideyo (1876–1928)
  • Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs)
  • O
  • Oral Contraceptives
  • Oral Sex
  • Oropharyngeal Infections
  • Ovary
  • P
  • Pap Test
  • Papanicolaou, George (1883–1962)
  • Partner Discussions about STDs
  • Pelvic Pain, Chronic
  • Penicillin
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penis
  • PID (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease)
  • Pneumocystis jiroveci Pneumonia
  • Podophyllin
  • Pregnancy, Ectopic
  • Premature Birth and STDs
  • Prevention of and Counseling for STDS
  • Proctitis
  • Prostate
  • Prostatitis
  • Protargol
  • Pseudo Buboes
  • Psychological Aspects of STDs
  • Pubic Lice
  • Q
  • Quinolone Antibiotics
  • R
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Reportable Diseases
  • Reporting, Mandatory, for STDs
  • RPR (Rapid Plasma Reagin) Test
  • S
  • Salvarsan
  • Scabies
  • Schaudinn, Fritz (1871–1906)
  • Self-Obtained Vaginal Swabs
  • Seniors and STD Risk
  • Sexting
  • Sexual Assault and Rape
  • Shakespeare, William (1564–1616)
  • Silver
  • Sommariva, Giorgio (1435–1500)
  • Spectinomycin
  • Speculum
  • Spermicide
  • Spirochetes
  • STD Math: The Numbers on STDs
  • Syphilis
  • Syphilis, Congenital
  • Syphilis, Historical Figures
  • Syphilis, History of
  • Syphilis, History of Treatments
  • Syphilis, Latent
  • Syphilis, Primary
  • Syphilis, Secondary
  • Syphilis, Tertiary
  • Syphilis and Pregnancy
  • T
  • Teen Questions about STDs
  • Testing for STDs
  • Testis
  • Tests, Sensitivity
  • Tests, Specificity
  • Tinidazole
  • Toxoplasma gondii
  • Trichloroacetic Acid (TCA)
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Trichomoniasis and Pregnancy
  • Tuberculosis and HIV
  • The Tuskegee Syphilis Study
  • Tzanck Smear
  • U
  • Ulcers: Genital, Anal, and Perianal
  • Ureaplasma urealyticum
  • Urethritis
  • Uterus
  • V
  • Vagina
  • Vaginitis
  • Valacyclovir (Valtrex)
  • Valenzuela, Pablo D. T. (1941–)
  • Van der Straet, Jan (1523–1605)
  • VDRL (Venereal Disease Research Laboratory) Test
  • Vestibulitis
  • Vidal, Jean Baptiste Emile (1825–1893)
  • Vulva
  • W
  • Wagner-Jauregg, Julius (1857–1940)
  • Wasserman Test
  • Wet Prep Test
  • Whiff Test
  • Women Who Have Sex with Women (WSW): Lesbian and Bisexual
  • Y
  • Yeast Infection
  • Z
  • Zoster
  • Zur Hausen, Harald (1936–)
  • Selected Resources
  • About the Editors and Contributors