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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes: Azithromycin is an appropriate treatment. You may consult this site for more information on this topic: https://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment/2010/urethri ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Chinn
38 years experience Urology
STD: Ureaplasma falls into the category of sexually-transmit table diseases and should always be treated (both/all partners).
Dr. Brian Nguyen
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not always: Ureaplasma is a common bacteria found in the genitourinary system. Sometimes it causes infections and sometimes it doesn't and we don't know why. Not ... Read More
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Dr. John Nesbitt
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An STD: This is an organism seen in std's. It is less common than some other std's but is treatable with a number of antibiotics.
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
STD organism: If not treated transferred to sexual parter.If pregnant organism crosses placenta and infects infant, causing prematurely with lung disease and deve ... Read More
Dr. Brian Nguyen
11 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
GU Bacteria: Ureaplasma is a common bacteria found in the genitourinary system. Sometimes it causes infections and sometimes it doesn't and we don't know why. Not ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Curran
27 years experience Urology
Ureaplasma : That. Is a bacteria found most often within the urethra. It is very difficult to isolate in culture. It is most often trreatable with I course if eryt ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Normal bacteria: I doubt you "suffer" from either of these bacteria. Both are entirely normal in the genital tract. "Biovar" is a technical term th ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
No.: Penicillin work by essentially degrading the cell walls of bacteria causing the bacteria to leak out cell contents to kill it. Ureaplasma does not h ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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No: It does not work for this germ- usually a macrolide (erythromycin or azithromycin), or a tetracycline derivative like doxycycline works best.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
No link: Ureaplasma parvum and most strains of U urealyticum are normal genital tract bacteria, present in the vagina or male urinary tract in at least 50% of ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Nesbitt
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No: Could be passed on during oral sex as well.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Ureaplasma: This organism is one potential cause of non-gonococcal urethritis, often a sexually transmitted disease. The use of antibiotics to treat this can res ... Read More
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