| ||In the United States in 2012, the rate of gonorrhea among women was 107.9 cases per 100,000 women. |
| ||Sexually transmitted infections are risk factors for adverse perinatal outcomes such as miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth, preterm delivery, birth defects, newborn illness and death. |
Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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