Lesson 13.2: Common STIs | Crossword


2.abnormal growths on the skin and membranes around the genitals and anus
3.the most common STI, which infects and causes cells to grow abnormally; can result in genital warts, cervical cancer, and oropharyngeal cancer
4.a type of cancer in which the cells of the back of the throat, base of the tongue, and tonsils grow abnormally
6.a curable STI, caused by a protozoan, which may cause burning or itching, but is usually asymptomatic
7.an infection of the fallopian tubes and pelvic cavity, which occurs as the result of an STI and often causes infertility
8.a bacterial infection that causes a sore (or chancre), rashes, and internal infection in later stages, and can be fatal if untreated
9.a type of cancer in which the cells of the cervix grow abnormally


1.an STI that infects the genitals, mouth, or rectum, and causes outbreaks of sores sometimes accompanied by fever
2.a bacterial STI that causes burning or itching of reproductive parts, and can cause infertility or even death if not treated
5.an almost asymptomatic STI that may cause pelvic inflammatory disease if not treated

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