Polk County Health Department

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Sexually Transmitted Disease (Std) Weekly Totals For August 24 – August 28, 2015

August 24 - 28, 2015, Health Department staff confirmed 62 Chlamydia cases, 16 Gonorrhea cases, 2 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV and so far in 2015, we have confirmed 1,905 Chlamydia cases, 417 Gonorrhea cases, 94 Syphilis cases and 21 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Disease (Std) Weekly Totals For August 17 – August 21, 2015

August 17 - 21, 2015, Health Department staff confirmed 73 Chlamydia cases, 24 Gonorrhea cases, 2 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV and so far in 2015, we have confirmed 1,843 Chlamydia cases, 401 Gonorrhea cases, 92 Syphilis cases and 20 cases of HIV.

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Overview of Health Department Services

Contact Us

Phone: (515)-286-3798
Fax: (515)-286-2033
Toll free: 866-209-1300
Email:
healthdept@polkcountyiowa.gov


Address: 1907, Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314