gonorrhoea

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gonorrhoea

(esp US), gonorrhea
an infectious venereal disease caused by a gonococcus, characterized by a burning sensation when urinating and a mucopurulent discharge from the urethra or vagina
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In 1997, it has been reported that 9% of gonorrheal isolates were resistant to ciprofloxacin, while in 1998 and 1999 the figures were 41 and 49%, respectively, thus demonstrating a dramatic increase in ciprofloxacin-resistant gonorrheal strains (Rahman et al.
In another experiment, prostitutes who had tested negative for these diseases were injected in the cervix with tissue extracted from human and animal syphilitic tumors, chancres, or pus from gonorrheal sores before they had contact with the prisoners.
In a prospective multi-centre American study involving more than 2000 men attending STI clinics, there was evidence for an increased incidence of gonorrheal infection in non-circumcised men (odds ratio 1.
Because of these developments, patients who present with an uncomplicated urogenital gonorrheal infection should be treated with a single 250-mg intramuscular injection of ceftriaxone.
While a young adult, he grew rich from developing a treatment against gonorrheal blindness in infants.
3) In addition, only 2 cases of bilateral MRG have been reported in the literature, 1 case with bilateral gonorrheal ophthalmia neonatorum, (3) and another involving the optic nerves bilaterally and thought to be due to a congenital anomaly.
The authors remark, however, that given the sample randomization, the controlled analyses and the lack of difference in gonorrheal prevalence between the two groups, it is likely that the difference in HPV prevalence at 21 months was due to the protective effect of the circumcision intervention on HPV infection.
Other: leprosy (62 cases), infants' gonorrheal conjunctivitis (87 cases), trachoma (20 cases).
In Une vie de boy (Life of a Houseboy) (1956), by another Cameroonian, Ferdinand Leopold Oyono, Father Gilbert uses conversion to bring French civilization to Africa, but gonorrheal catechists reflect European Christianity's true decadence.
You can visit a gonorrheal call girl in the morning and then go give blood in the afternoon, but if you and another guy jacked each other off at summer camp when you were 13, you are ineligible.
Hughes Evans discusses how the preconceptions of American physicians led them to deny that the high incidence of gonorrheal vaginitis was due to child sexual abuse.