Also called the "clap" or "drip," gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD). It can also be transmitted during pregnancy from a mother to her baby. Gonorrhea is a common STD, especially among teens. Symptoms include a green or yellow discharge, painful urination, abdominal pain, and more. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how gonorrhea is contracted, how to treat it, and much more.
Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease. Get the facts from WebMD about gonorrhea, including what causes it and how to prevent it.
What’s the Treatment for Gonorrhea?
If you think you or your partner has gonorrhea, get tested right away. It can be easily cured -- typically with just two types of antibiotics.
How Do I Know If I Have Gonorrhea?
What are the signs and symptoms of gonorrhea? Learn what to look for and when to see a doctor.
STDs and Women's Infertility
WebMD explains the link between STDs like pelvic inflammatory disease and infertility.