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Mycoplasma hominis causes

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Dr. Morton Levitt
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Vulvar Folliculitis: Assuming that the lesions are truly pilo-pustular in origin [see image], the most common bacterial causes are staphylococcus and pseudomonas sp. M. Ho... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khurram Rehman
Fertility Medicine 26 years experience
Maybe miscarriages: Ureaplasma & mycoplasma hominis have been implicated in single miscarriages or recurrent pregnancy losses. The studies are not high quality, but it's ... Read More
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Dr. Morton Levitt
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Mycoplasma Hominis, : M. Hominis is generally susceptible in vitro to tetracyclines (eg, doxycycline). Fluoroquinolones, such as Ciprofloxacin and moxifloxacin, are usually... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
No need, no worries: Mycoplasma hominis is an entirely normal bacteria in the genital tract, present commonly in healthy people. Testing for M hominis is rarely necessary,... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Pulmonary Critical Care 36 years experience
Check with your doc: It depends all underlying reasons and comorbidities. Check with your doc.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
Dermatology 28 years experience
Mycoplasma: Mycoplasma hominis primarily infects the genital tract, although infections of other organs such as the lungs and heart have been described. Mycoplasm... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
No treatment needed: Mycoplasma hominis is normal in the genital tract. At any time, half of all people test positive. On rare occasions it contributes to uterus infection... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Treatable infection: It is a treatable infection that if left untreated can have serious consequences. See the site below for more info. http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/lab-b... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Difficult : A lot of women an newborns are + for M. hominis. It is not at all clear as to what to do about it. One of the mavens on this is on this site. I sugges... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Family practice : Mycoplasma hominus is considered a std. Many times it is self limiting and requires no treatment if asymptomatic. If you have a discharge and have pa... Read More

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