- Use latex condoms when having sexual intercourse.
- Avoid sexual contact with high-risk partners.
- Treat infected sexual partners or have them tested before having sexual relations.
- Other sexually transmitted diseases include syphilis, chlamydia, and HIV/AIDS.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/3/2014
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