gonococcal arthritis


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Related to gonococcal arthritis: Reiter's syndrome, Reactive arthritis

gonococcal arthritis

[¦gän·ə¦käk·əl är′thrīd·əs]
(medicine)
A blood-borne joint infection by Neisseria gonorrhoeae occurring as a manifestation of gonorrhea.
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No deaths have been reported among infants with gonococcal arthritis treated with antibiotics.
Kleiman MB, Lamb GA: Gonococcal arthritis in a newborn infant.