gonococcus

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Synonyms for gonococcus

the pus-producing bacterium that causes gonorrhea

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Gonorrhoea is one of the most common sexually transmitted disease caused by Neisseria gonococci. It is a gram negative, non-motile, non-sporing diplococcic.
We first examined interactions occurring between macrophage cell line and gonococci. Therefore, we challenged the RAW 264.7 murine macrophages with variants of N.
Of these 10 (12%) patients had Chlamydia, and 4 (4.8%) cases had gonococci. Seven (8.4%) patients were suffering from epididymo-orchitis because of brucellosis.
Moreover, our method could be a valuable molecular tool in an effective antimicrobial strategy to control gonococci.
The appropriateness of these recommendations will be reassessed based on surveillance of the prevalence of fluoroquinolone-resistant gonococci.