In this section you will find:
Clinical hints for diagnosing some of the more common genital infections
Suggestions for specimen collection for laboratory diagnosis
Links to specific treatments and other aspects of management
These guidelines on ‘Making a Diagnosis’ are provided for information purposes only.
They have been prepared on the basis of professional advice, published experience and expert opinion.
It is not intended to replace the services of a health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of physicians.
The user should always consult a health professional in all matters relating to their health, and especially regarding any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention.
Relevant clinical photographs are used in this section to assist in diagnosis.
Some of these images may be considered explicit and some people may find them disturbing or offensive.
Melbourne Sexual Health Centre does not accept any liability to any person for the information or advice (or the use of such information or advice) which is provided in this section or incorporated into it by reference.