Chancroid

Chancroid Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Chancroid: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Chancroid, also known as soft chancre or ulcus molle, is a bacterial STI caused by the Haemophilus ducreyi bacterium. It is characterized by the development of painful, open sores or ulcers in the genital region. Chancroid is relatively rare but can cause significant discomfort and health concerns when contracted.