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has anyone had mycoplasma genitalium?

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Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience Internal Medicine
M. genitalium: Mycoplasma genitalium is a bacterium that can cause nongonococcal nonchlamydial urethritis (ngncu), cervicitis, endometritis, and pelvic inflammatory disease. First line antibiotic therapy is usually azithromycin.
Answered on Aug 28, 2012

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