A 48-year-old member asked:
Is taking a urine sample enough to test for gonorrhea in men ?
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Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Usually: Alternative is a bacterial swab (like a q-tip if there is any pus at the urinary opening. However urine test for gonorrhea is pretty reiable.
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Last updated Oct 23, 2016
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