153. Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Children and Adolescents

  1. Alan D. Irvine MD, FRCPI, FRCP3,4,
  2. Peter H. Hoeger MD5,6 and
  3. Albert C. Yan MD, FAAP, FAAD7,8
  1. Arnold P. Oranje MD, PhD1,
  2. Robert A.C. Bilo MD2 and
  3. Nico G. Hartwig MD, PhD1

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch153

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

How to Cite

Oranje, A. P., Bilo, R. A.C. and Hartwig, N. G. (2011) Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Children and Adolescents, in Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition (eds A. D. Irvine, P. H. Hoeger and A. C. Yan), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch153

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

  2. 4

    Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

  3. 5

    University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  4. 6

    Catholic Children's Hospital Wilhelmstift, Hamburg, Germany

  5. 7

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 8

    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Pediatrics, Erasmus MC, Sophia Children's Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Department of Forensic Pathology and Toxicology Netherlands Forensic Institute The Hague, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405176958

Online ISBN: 9781444345384

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Keywords:

  • sexually transmitted diseases - children and adolescents;
  • sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in childhood - intrauterine infections;
  • STDs, threat - to the unborn and the newborn;
  • factors, influencing risk of a child - in acquiring STD infection during abuse;
  • policy on STDs in childhood - two implications;
  • infection with Treponema pallidum - systemic infection;
  • STDs, signal for imperative investigation - mode of transmission;
  • secondary syphilis - six weeks after development of a chancre;
  • gonococci, complex growth requirements - on enriched chocolate agar;
  • treatment of Chlamydia conjunctivitis - pneumonia in infants

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Syphilis

  • Gonorrhoea

  • Chlamydia trachomatis infections

  • Condyloma acuminata

  • Hepatitis Bin children

  • Genital herpes simplex virus infection

  • Human immunodeficiency virus

  • Trichomonas vaginalis infection

  • Bacterial vaginitis

  • References