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Case of the Month – November 2017Dr Marcelle Le Roux (Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University) & Frans Radebe (NICD/NHLS)
A 20-year old student presented to a dedicated STI clinic complaining of abnormal vaginal discharge and pain during intercourse. She became sexually involved with a new partner about a month ago. She has no family physician. Her symptoms appeared 5-7 days ago. The date of her last known menstrual period was 2 weeks ago.
Question 1: How would you diagnose and screen the patient?