|Class 12 Biology Reproductive Health||Sexually transmitted diseases|
Diseases which are transmitted through sexual intercourse with infected person are called sexually transmitted diseases or venereal diseases or reproductive tract infections. (RTI)
Gonorrhea, syphilis, genital herpes, genital warts, hepatitis, AIDS, chlamydiasis are sexually transmitted diseases.
STD’s can transmit through-
STDs can be prevented by taking preventive measures like-
STDs if left untreated can lead to pelvic inflammatory diseases, abortions, still births, ectopic pregnancies, infertility or even cancer of the reproductive tract.