gonorrhoea gonorrhoea

Definition(s):

  • (n) a common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra

Synonym(s)

News

  • Yourwellness Magazine Explores Gonorrhoea Awareness Campaign

    With a Boston physician being awarded a $2.35 million grant for the development of a vaccine against gonorrhoea, Yourwellness Magazine explored a campaign that focuses on how antibiotics are failing to treat the disease. (PRWeb August 25, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/8/prweb11013444.htm
    on August 26, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Mr Brough said yesterday anyone who criticised the escalating cost was "either not a parent or doesn't have a soul". "What price do you put on the cost of a baby of six months of age with gonorrhoea?"
    on Aug 6, 2007 By: Mal Brough Source: The Canberra Times

  2. "Hearst invented the tabloid on the ample back of Fatty Arbuckle," Stahl said. "He made Virginia Rappe into this virginal victim, when in fact she had given half the Keystone Cops gonorrhoea and the other half lice and had been a prostitute...
    on Aug 25, 2004 By: Jerry Stahl Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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