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non-gonococcal urethritis An STD defined as the presence of abundant PMNs in urine; NGU is more common in heterosexuals than gonococcal urethritis Clinical Dysuria, pyuria and Sx similar to gonorrhea Etiology C trachomatis, Ureaplasma urealytica, Mycoplasma genitalium; NGU is often culture negative
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non-gonococcal urethritis See NONSPECIFIC URETHRITIS.
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Occurrence of Ureaplasma urealyticus and Mycoplasma hominis in non-gonococcal urethritis
before and after treatment in a double-blind trial of ofloxacin versus erythromycin.
trachomatis serovars B and D-K are responsible for the syndromes of non-gonococcal urethritis
Analysis of the gyrA and parC genes of Mycoplasma genitalium detected in first-pass urine of men with non-gonococcal urethritis
before and after fluoroquinolone treatment.