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Synonyms for gonorrhea

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For each country, in addition to test volume and sales projections, the report presents sales and market share estimates for major suppliers of Gonorrhea tests.
The chlamydia and gonorrhea screening recommendation also is based on a commissioned systematic review of recent literature.
Among 63,332 pregnant women aged 15-24 years with a live birth who were included in a 12-state Medicaid claims database in 2009-2010, 79% were tested for chlamydia, 72% were tested for gonorrhea, and 74% underwent cervical cancer screening by Pap test.
Gonorrhea cases spiked in Lane County over the past three years to 216 cases in 2013, up 125 percent since 2008.
CDC now recommends dual therapy with ceftriaxone (an injectable cephalosporin) and a second antimicrobial drug as the only remaining recommended first-line treatment option for gonorrhea (10).
Because gonorrhea is often present in women without recognizable symptoms, more health care professionals are routinely testing young women for gonorrhea and chlamydia, particularly if they have a history of high-risk behaviors, which include having unprotected sex and multiple sex partners.
IF you have gonorrhea it's important your sexual contacts get antibiotics too, and don't be tempted to sleep with them until they do or you'll just get the infection back.
Across Los Angeles County, gonorrhea is most common among men and women ages 20 to 24, according to figures from the county Department of Health Services.
Similar guidelines apply for heterosexuals who acquire gonorrhea in certain states or countries with high prevalence of antibiotic resistance.
Gonorrhea bacteria aren't alone in having developed resistance to what were once miracle drugs.
The clinic performs an STD screening on every patient, testing for such diseases as chlamydia, HPV, gonorrhea and hepatitis B, and between one-third to one-half turn up positive.
based in Gaithersburg, MD, has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its Rapid Capture System to perform high volume Chiamydia trachomatis (CT) DNA and Neisseria gonorrhea (GC) DNA testing in cervical specimens.
Associated Press--In an unusual report, government researchers say that raising the tax on a six-pack of beer by 20 cents could reduce gonorrhea by up to 9 percent.
Now, though, a break-through technology can catch even small amounts of chlamydia and gonorrhea bacteria in urine.
Brunham for useful comments on the initial versions of the manuscript, the Division of STD Prevention and Control, Bureau of HIV/AIDS and STD, LCDC, for providing the data on gonorrhea in Canada, and Dr.