Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2020

Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2020 serves as a reminder that STDs remain a significant public health concern, even in the face of a pandemic. In 2020, COVID-19 significantly affected STD surveillance and prevention efforts. This report reflects the realities of a strained public health infrastructure, while simultaneously providing the most current data on reported cases of STDs in the United States. Trends presented in this report should be interpreted cautiously.

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Supplemental Reports

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GISP Profiles 2019: The most current data on antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea (July 2021)