antimicrobial resistance surveillance: a real-time PCR assay for detection of penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae by use of noncultured clinical samples.
Since the organism is transmitted by sexual contact, all children with gonococcal
conjunctivitis should be investigated in terms of sexual abuse.
gonorrhoeae facilitates the transmission of HIV, and studies have shown that effective treatment of gonococcal
urethritis in men reduces HIV shedding in the genital tract.
peritonitis of the right upper quadrant in women.
In 1986, the CDC established the Gonococcal
Isolate Surveillance Project, or GISP, was established in 1986 to monitor trends in resistant strains of
urethritis rate was observed to be 7 per cent in STD clinic in Assam Medical College Hospital, Dibrugarh12
The burden of Chlamydial and Gonococcal
infection in Canada.
For example, the presence of Gram-negative diplococci in a joint aspirate should alert the clinician to the possibility of gonococcal
arthritis, and therapy should be adjusted to cover for that pathogen.
Conjunctivitis in infants less than four weeks old may be caused by chlamydial or gonococcal
Oral contraceptive use and the risk of chlamydial and gonococcal
High prevalence of chlamydial and gonococcal
infection in women entering jails and juvenile detention centers--Chicago, Birmingham, and San Francisco, 1998.
Patient's laboratory results were negative for atypical lymphocytosis, eosinophilia, pharyngeal streptococcal antigen, and gonococcal
culture, blood culture and monospot test.