non-gonococcal urethritis


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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

non-gonococcal urethritis

See NONSPECIFIC URETHRITIS.
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M F M F M + F GUDs 5 1 1 77 GONORRHOEA 2 1 21 NGU 3 44 CONDYLOMATA 8 ACUMINATA GENITAL 5 MOLLUSCUM CONTAGIOSUM GENITAL 4 1 49 CANDIDIASIS MIXED 3 26 INFECTIONS GRAND TOTAL 231 GUDs: genital ulcer disease NGU: non-gonococcal urethritis TABLE 3: PATTERN OF GUDs- [less than or 20-30 YRS.

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