gonococcus


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gonococcus

[‚gän·ō′käk·əs]
(microbiology)
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Males found positive for gonococcus on smear or in culture were excluded from the study (only 2 patients were excluded).
But for female patients, a Gram-stained specimen smear is not a reliable means of detecting gonococcus because other normal vaginal or cervical bacteria can resemble Neisseria.
He said, "the false positive results generated by the currently available FDA-approved nucleic acid amplification tests for gonococcus and Chlamydia have caused a great deal of confusion among the pathologists who rely on these tests for the diagnosis of these two sexually transmitted infectious agents.
Replikins Synthetic Vaccines Against Antibiotic-Resistant Gonococcus, Tuberculosis, Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Klebsiella KPC, and Cl.
Gonorrhoea, caused by the gonococcus bacterium, which is now becoming resistant to many antibiotics.