nongonococcal urethritis


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nongonococcal urethritis

[¦nän‚gän·ə′kä·kəl ‚yu̇r·ə′thrīd·əs]
(medicine)
Human urethral inflammation not associated with common bacterial pathogens; thought to be caused by bacteria of the Bedsonia group. Abbreviated NGU.
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Sadiq, "High prevalence of antibiotic-resistant Mycoplasma genitalium in nongonococcal urethritis: the need for routine testing and the inadequacy of current treatment options," Clinical Infectious Diseases, vol.
urealyticum is responsible for cases of nongonococcal urethritis and bacterial vaginosis.
Persistent cases of nongonococcal urethritis, cervicitis, and possibly pelvic inflammatory disease could benefit from treatment with moxifloxacin (Avelox), Dr.
genitalium is associated with 15%-22% of nongonococcal urethritis cases, and 10%-15% of cervicitis cases, and in many settings is more common that Neisseria gonorrhoeae with treatment outcomes often far worse," said Lisa Manhart, Ph.D., an epidemiologist at the University of Washington, Seattle.
genitalium in MSM with symptoms of proctitis and nongonococcal urethritis to further examine the contribution of M.
Out of total 178 STI patients, the commonest STI was balanoposthitis (n=65, 36.5%) followed by genital scabies (n=31, 17.4%), genital herpes (n=19, 10.7%,), venereal warts (n= 15, 8.4%), nongonococcal urethritis (n= 14, 7.9%) and chancroid (n=12, 6.7%).
NonGonococcal Urethritis (NGU), which is diagnosed when examination findings or microscopy indicate inflammation without GNID is caused by C.
Standard treatment regimens for nongonococcal urethritis have similar but declining cure rates: A randomized controlled trial.
Among these three species of Mycoplasma only Mycoplasma genitalium was significantly more frequent in men with Nongonococcal urethritis (NGU) (16).
PRAGUE--Recent evidence dictates the need to reassess the roles of doxycycline and azithrornycin in treating Chlamydia trachomatis nongonococcal urethritis, according to Dr.
PRAGUE -- Recent evidence dictates the need to reassess the roles of doxycycline and azithromycin in treating Chlamydia trachomatis nongonococcal urethritis, according to Dr.
The results are consistent with studies showing that UU-2 is associated with nongonococcal urethritis in men, whereas UP is riot.