Microscopic gonorrhea cellsGonorrhea is a curable sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by
bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. These bacteria can infect the
genital tract, mouth, and rectum of both men and women.

In women, the opening to the uterus, the cervix, is the first place of
infection. The disease can spread into the uterus and fallopian tubes, resulting