Table 2

New diagnoses of selected conditions made in genitourinary medicine clinics in England, by sex, 1999

Syphilis (primary and secondary)Gonorrhoea (uncomplicated)Genital herpes (first attack)Genital warts (first attack)Genital chlamydia (uncomplicated)
Male15210 651605232 07521 800
Male (homosexually acquired), n (%)51 (33%)1831 (17.2%)335 (5.5%)1585 (5%)612 (2.8%)
Female544921981129 48429 283
Total20615 57215 86362 55951 083