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Why would someone need a Neisseria gonorrhoeae culture?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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In brief: N. gonorrheae cultur

Might be needed to be certain the right antibiotic is used to fight the infection.
Penicillin used to be the drug of choice for tx but resistant strains of the bacteria now require different antibiotics (ceftriaxone at present).

In brief: N. gonorrheae cultur

Might be needed to be certain the right antibiotic is used to fight the infection.
Penicillin used to be the drug of choice for tx but resistant strains of the bacteria now require different antibiotics (ceftriaxone at present).
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