Chancroid - Minnesota Dept. of Health


Chancroid is a highly contagious sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacteria Haemophilus ducreyi. Chancroid causes ulcers, usually of the genitals. Chancroid can be cured with antibiotics.

Chancroid Basics

Getting Tested for Chancroid

Reporting a Case of Chancroid

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    Bacterial STD cases occurring in Minnesota including Chancroid by year and other demographic breakdowns by the MDH.

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