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Cause of mycoplasma genitalium

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Simple test: Your Doctor should sent your urine for tests: bacteria for UTI, Gonorrhea, Chlamidia, Ureaplasma...
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Probably not: Neither PID nor any other health problem has ever been documented in the sex partners of men with NGU not due to chlamydia or M. genitalium. Does your... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
Obstetrics and Gynecology 68 years experience
Perhaps: taking an entire z pak (azithromycin) at once is used to treat some forms of infection. not easy on the stomach. the only way to tell is reculture a ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
30 years experience
Possibly: This bacterium is found in the genital tracts of women and men and can cause pain with urination and pain with intercourse. It is a suspected cause o... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Nope: M genitalium is not carried in the oral cavity. Therefore, oral sex isn't a risk; MG is transmitted only by vaginal or anal sex.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Urethritis: The only known health problem from M. genitalium is nongonococcal urethritis (NGU) -- usually penile discharge, often with painful or uncomforatble ur... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
That's not how it works. The tetracyclines (doxycycline, minocycline, and a couple more) never are reliable by themselves against M. genitalium. Somet... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Maybe: Various symptoms of infection: some to none. Urethritis (men) discharge (both) burning while urinating (both) arthritis/reactive arthritis (mostl... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
A Verified Doctoranswered
22 years experience
M. genitalium: Mycoplasma genitalium is a bacterium that can cause nongonococcal nonchlamydial urethritis (ngncu), cervicitis, endometritis, and pelvic inflammatory ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Osbert Fernandez
26 years experience
Mycoplasma : Mycoplasma genitalium is a bacteria that is associated with cervicitis and urethritis (inflammation of the cervix and urethra).
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