Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)

The Butte County Public Health Department is actively monitoring the number of reported Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) in our county as well as administering a range of programs and services to combat the spread of STDs. As the Public Health Department it is our goal to protect the health of the community through prevention, early diagnosis and appropriate management and control of sexually transmitted diseases. This is achieved through surveillance, disease investigation, patient education, community awareness and acting as a resource to local physicians, nurses and medical personnel.

The Butte County Public Health Department provides free and low cost STD testing through our Public Health Clinics. To make an appointment for testing call 891-2731 in Chico, or 538-7341 in Oroville. For more information you may call our STD hotline at 1-877-STD-Info.

STD Fact Sheets

Chlamydia document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Gonorrhea document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Syphilis document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Herpes document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Human Papillomavirus document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Trichomoniasis document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Bacterial Vaginosis document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

STD Statistics

Gonorrhea 2007-2011 document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Chlamydia 2007-2011 document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Syphilis 2007-2011 document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

California Chlamydia, Gonorrhea and Syphilis 2012 document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Butte County – Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Syphilis 2012 document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

STD Information for Health Providers

Update to CDC's Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2010: Oral Cephalosporins No Longer a Recommended Treatment for Gonococcal Infections document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

STD Reporting document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

Patient-Delivered Partner Therapy for Gonorrhea and Chlamydia document type Adobe Acrobat PDF format

California Gonorrhea Treatment Guidelines --- Suspected Cephalosporin Treatment Failure

STD Links

Centers For Disease Control and Prevention STD Website

California Division of Communicable Disease Control STD Control Branch Website

California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center

National HIV and STD Testing Resources