Most people (70%) don't have any symptoms but if you do have any, it may be one or more of the following:
- A white, yellow, or green discharge from the tip of the penis
- Pain when peeing
- Pain or tenderness in the balls (testicles)
Gonorrhoea can affect the throat or rectum (bum) as well as the genital area depending on the sex you have had. If you think this is a risk, you should tell the doctor or nurse who can then take a sample from your throat or rectum to be absolutely sure.
10% of men and 80% of women have no symptoms but symptoms may include: