Quinn, Thomas C. The gay bowel syndrome. The abstract for the article stated: 'Among MSM [men who have sex with men], shigellosis is predominantly a sexually transmitted disease, with direct oral-anal contact conferring the highest risk and HIV Gay bowel syndrome was a medical term first used by likely contributing to increased host susceptibility.
Michael Heller's medical journal article in the Annals of Emergency Medicine entitled The Gay Bowel Syndrome: A Common Problem of Homosexual Patients in the Emergency states regarding gay bowel syndrome the following: "Frequently and promiscuity of sexual intercourse is probably a major risk factor.
The rates of sexually transmitted infections are rising rapidly in men who have sex with men MSM. Alternative medicine Creation science Racialism. Transmission of disease was considered to take place by two routes: anal sexand fecal-oral route.
No special action is required regarding Gay bowel syndrome was a medical term first used by talk page notices, other than regular verification using the archive tool instructions below. InExtreme USMLE Coaching, a test preparation company that prepares student physicians to take the United States Medical Licensing Examinationpublished a case to their social media account listing Gay bowel syndrome as one of the answer choices for a clinical question that they posed to the medical community.
Firstly, the sexual orientation of a patient may not be easily ascertainable in the setting of a general outpatient clinic. It fell out of use in the late s, around the time the AIDS epidemic and its associated colorectal complications became a primary concern.
A article in the Journal of Homosexuality concluded:. See also: Homosexuality and parasites. This finding not only affects management but also has HIV prevention implications.
The term "gay bowel syndrome" is considered obsolete and derogatory by some. Given the many diseases associated with homosexualitythe Bible prohibition against homosexuality is arguably one of the many examples where the Bible exhibited knowledge that was ahead of its time.
Views Read Edit Fossil record. Syphilis and proctitis are both maladies associated with gay bowel syndrome as noted earlier. Obviously not. Additionally, they may require injectable antibiotics rather than antibiotics that can be taken by mouth. See also : Homosexuality and gonorrhea.
The clinical diagnoses in decreasing order of frequency include condyloma acuminata , hemorrhoids , nonspecific proctitis , anal fistula, perirectal abscess, anal fissure, amebiasis , benign polyps , viral hepatitis , gonorrhea , syphilis , anorectal trauma and foreign bodies, shigellosis , rectal ulcers and lymphogranuloma venereum.
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