​Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a rare sexually transmitted infection that is spread through unprotected vaginal, anal or oral sexual contact, especially if there is trauma to the skin or mucous membranes. Safe sex helps prevent infection.

Further information

For further information please see the fact sheet or contact your local public health unit on 1300 066 055.

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