penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae

penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae (PPNG)

those strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae that are resistant to the effects of penicillin because of the production of penicillinase (beta-lactamase).

penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Any strain of N gonorrhoeae with penicillinase-producing plasmids; PPNG is common
in non-Caucasian illicit drug abusers, prostitutes and their sexual partners Management Ceftriaxone. See Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae

,

PPNG

Penicillin-resistant strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Effect of spectinomycin use on the prevalence of spectinomycin-resistant and of penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Antibiotic susceptibility patterns and plasmid profiles of penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae strains in Durban, South Africa, 1990-1993.
Emerging in vitro resistance to quinolones in penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae strains in Hawaii.

Full browser ?