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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(46,48) Occurring within the first 30 days of life, signs are often bilateral and include eyelid swelling, profuse mucopurulent discharge, conjunctival injection and oedema, corneal epitheliopathy, and can result in corneal ulceration or even perforation (particularly in gonorrhoeal infection), if not treated promptly.