Disease Information for Chancroid

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Groin Pain
Cutaneous granulomatous ulceration/signs
Cutaneous ulcer/Skin ulcer
Genital rash/lesion
Groin lesion
Inguinal lesions
Painful skin ulcer
Perineal/groin lesions
Rash
Rash/groin area
Chancre
Erosive lesion on glans
Genital Erosions
Genital Skin Lesions
Painful genital ulcers/male
Painful lesion on penis
Penis Rash
Penis ulcer/lesion
Scrotal lesions/ulcerative
Scrotal Ulcer
Soft chancre
Pain/abdomen radiation to genitals
Sexually Transmitted Anorectal Lesions
Bilateral inguinal adenopathy
Bubo-like lesion of groin
Groin draining sinus tract
Inguinal adenopathy/unilateral
Inguinal/groin adenopathy
Lump in groin
Lymphadenopathy Systemic
Matted/regional adenopathy/firm
Regional adenopathy
Tender adenopathy/unilateral
Tender lymph nodes/systemic
Inguinal Mass/Swelling
Chancre/female
Genital lesions, female/Signs
Painful genital ulcers/female
Painful Vaginal Sore/Ulcer
Vaginal Discharge
Vaginal Discharge in Elderly
Vaginal Discharge Leukorrhea
Vaginal/Vulva ulcers
Vulva pain
High risk sexual behavior/unprotected promiscuous
Genital Sore/Ulcer
Urethral discharge
Chills
Clinical Presentation & Variations
AIDS With Anorectal lesions/inflammation
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Rape victim /female
Patient/Sexual transmitted disease
Occupational Factors
Occupation/Prostitution
Event, Activity, Behavioral & Seasonal Factors
Lifestyle/Sexually active
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child-bearing age women
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Difficult agent to culture
Microlab/Gram negative/coccobacillus/pleomorphic seen
Microlab/Hemophilus Ducreyi bacillus isolation
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Erythroplasia of Queyrat
Granuloma inguinale
Associated Disease & Complications
Abscess, perianal/pararectal
Chancroid
Sexually Transmitted Anorectal Disease
Ulcer, anal/rectal
Ulceroglandular syndrome
Vulva, chancroid
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Anaerobes/unusual bacteria (category)
AGENT/Bacteria (category)
AGENT/Disease transmitted sexually/potential
AGENT/Gram negative rods (ex)
AGENT/Intracellular organism pathophysiology
AGENT/Non-motile bacteria (example)
AGENT/Venereal disease/STD (ex)
Class
CLASS/Reportable/CDC/National list infection (ex)
CLASS/Dermatologic/Subcutaneous (category)
CLASS/Female genital involvement/disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Possible sexual spread/reservoir
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Azithromycin (Zithromax)
RX/Ceftriaxone (Rocephin)
RX/Demeclocycline (Declomycin)
RX/Erythromycin (Erythrocin)
RX/Oxytetracycline (Terramycin)
RX/Sulfa drug
RX/Sulfisoxazole (Gantrisin)
Other Treatments
TX/Infection/isolation/quarantine
Definition

Acute, localized autoinoculable infectious disease usually acquired through sexual contact. Caused by HAEMOPHILUS DUCREYI, it occurs endemically almost worldwide, especially in tropical and subtropical countries and more commonly in seaports and urban areas than in rural areas.may break through surface and the treatment is erythromycin na d ceftriaxone

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