Examination showed that he was suffering from cystitis, and that this was a sequel of gonorrhoea.
gonorrhoea too is often associated with a febrile polyarthritis, and rarely with an endocarditis at the same time.
After five years of unmarried life then a young man will become diseased with gonorrhoea once and twice in ten years.
The stage of the gonorrhoea at which the articular affection may appear varies very much.
But the most important therapeutic application of this drug is in gonorrhoea, where its antiseptic action is of much value.
The gonorrhoea should be treated in the same way that it ought to be if no arthritis existed.
Much of the surgery of these organs performed upon women has been rendered necessary by gonorrhoea, contracted from the husband.
In Jullien's work94 we find a striking chapter on gonorrhoea in children, illustrated with appropriate cases.
On the other hand, persons have had one or several attacks of gonorrhoea previously that did not give rise to rheumatism.
In Paris we see hardly grown youths appearing at the specialist's clinic, quite proud that they need to be treated for gonorrhoea.
gonorrhea gon·or·rhe·a (gŏn'ə-rē'ə)
A sexually transmitted disease caused by gonococci and affecting mucous membrane chiefly of the genital and urinary tracts, marked by an acute purulent discharge and painful or difficult urination, though women often have no symptoms.
A sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, characterized by inflammation of the mucous membranes of the genital and urinary tracts, an acute discharge containing pus, and painful urination, especially in men. Women often have few or no symptoms.
An acute and sexually transmitted disease, caused by bacteria that invade the mucous membranes of the genitals and urinary tract. In women, the disease can also spread to the cervix, fallopian tubes, and ovaries, leading to chronic pelvic pain or infertility. In both sexes, the disease can spread to the joints and skin (or, more rarely, the heart or brain) if left untreated. The disease can be treated with antibiotics.