STD infections in Tompkins County
Above are the numbers of individuals who tested positive with an STD during various calendar years.
Most, though not all of the syphilis and gonorrhea infections occurred among men who had sex with men. Those infected ranged in age from 18 to 55 years. Several individuals who tested positive for an infection during 2014 and 2015 were co-infected with HIV.
More information: Every month, the Tompkins County Health Department publishes a Communicable Disease Report that shows preliminary case counts. Click here for links to those reports.