Health officials in Michigan (USA) have issued a warning about a complication of an ancient sexual disease such as Earth: meningitis caused by . gonococcal.
Gonorrhea - a sex disease that was so old, so familiar and thought it had long been controlled by medicine, is once again threatening in unpredictable ways. Recently, a number of health facilities in Michigan (USA) continuously reported 11 cases of diffuse gonococcal infection (DGI), this sexual pathogen complicates and begins to attack other muscles. The most frightening is meningitis.
Disseminated pneumococcal infections lead to many dangerous problems, seemingly unrelated to sexually transmitted infections (photo: AP).
The aforementioned number of cases is unusual in the context of gonorrhea is already familiar in the sexually transmitted disease group, with early detection options and long effective treatment regimens.
DGI can be considered a complication that occurs when gonorrhea is not properly treated. At that time, coccidiosis began to attack joints and internal organs, in many cases causing patients to have to go to the operating table.
Dr. Willian Nettteton, medical director of the Kalamazoo County Department of Health and Community Services, Michigan, said that in addition to meningitis, this can damage the inner lining of the heart muscle. Cases of arthritis are also more likely to be disabled without early intervention.
Last time, sex diseases "as old as the Earth" has several times a sudden rise. A European statistic shows that in 2017, the incidence of sudden illness increased by 17% across the continent. From 2018 to the present, cases of "gonorrhea" have been recorded in the United Kingdom, Australia and a number of other countries that have shocked the world health, because these viruses have evolved to the point where they can cope. with most human antibiotics.
In the opinion of some experts from the United States, the fact that people control HIV can be the reason for many people to be less afraid of sexual diseases in general, to loosen sexual safety measures, to create conditions for people to control HIV. Old diseases have the opportunity to spread and change.