Chancroid at a Glance
- A sexually transmitted disease (STD)
- Common symptoms include sores on the genitals
- Treatment is available
- Easily spread
- Condoms reduce your risk of infection
STDs are very common. But we can protect ourselves and each other from STDs like chancroid. Learning more about chancroid is an important first step.
Here are some of the most common questions we hear people ask about chancroid. We hope you find the answers helpful, whether you think you may have chancroid, have been diagnosed with it, or are just curious about it.