GONORRHEA By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 Name of a sexually transmitted disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The primary focus of infection is the genital tract. If left untreated it can lead to sterility. GONORRHEA: "Gonorrhoea is a sexually transmitted disease." Related Psychology Terms NONGONOCOCCAL URETHRITIS (NGU) TRACHOMA SLEEPING SICKNESS SYPHILIS URETHRITIS NEUROSYPHILIS LYME DISEASE SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASE (STD) NOSOCOMIAL ANGIONEUROTIC EDEMA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GONORRHEA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gonorrhea/ (accessed September 16, 2021).