Awareness of Chancroid

Incubation Period

12 hours to five days


It is spread through direct skin-to-skin touching of open sores and through your hands or a dildo. You can get chancroid in your mouth, throat, lips, anus, tongue, vagina, or penis.


Sores are painful and tender to touch. There are sore, swollen glands near the affected area, also. Although rare you can also get them on your thigh or hands from an open sore.


Chancroid is completely curable by antibiotics

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