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Are there any tests for gonorrhea?

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Dr. Raj Syal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Simple culture from the cervix/vagina.

In brief: Yes

Simple culture from the cervix/vagina.
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Dr. Henry Selke
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Culture has historically been used for diagnosis but recent advances in science have allowed easier diagnosis through testing of the urine (nucleic acid amplification tests; naats).
If there is concern for oral or anal infection, other additional specimens may be collected.

In brief: Yes

Culture has historically been used for diagnosis but recent advances in science have allowed easier diagnosis through testing of the urine (nucleic acid amplification tests; naats).
If there is concern for oral or anal infection, other additional specimens may be collected.
Dr. Henry Selke
Dr. Henry Selke
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