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

Chancroid Statistics and Reports

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

Getting Tested for Chancroid

Chancroid in the News

Reporting a Case of Chancroid

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Updated Friday, September 16, 2016 at 09:54AM