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gon·o·coc·cus

 (gŏn′ə-kŏk′əs)
n. pl. gon·o·coc·ci (-kŏk′sī′, -kŏk′ī′)
The bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, the causative agent of gonorrhea.

gon′o·coc′cal (-kŏk′əl), gon′o·coc′cic (-kŏk′ĭk, -kŏk′sĭk) adj.
Translations

gon·o·coc·cal

a. gonocócico; rel. a los gonococos;
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According to the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, 'the state of Hawaii has been a seminal site for monitoring Neisseria gonorrhea resistance, and the Hawaii state Department of Health has been one of the original CDC gonococcal isolate surveillance program surveillance sites since its inception in 1986.
gonorrhoeae (PPNG), and gonococcal strains with reduced cephalosporin susceptibility, seemed to emerge initially in the West (Hawaii and the West Coast) before spreading eastward across the country (5-9).
New data from the World Health Organization global gonococcal antimicrobial surveillance programme, which monitors trends in drug-resistant gonorrhea, were published in PloS Medicine.
Ciprofloxacin was used to combat the sexually transmitted infection until 2007, when the CDC stopped recommending its use after gonococcal infections developed resistance to it.
Sexual Behaviour: The asymptomatic nature of gonococcal and chlamydia cervicitis is making the women not to perceive the presence of STI and it facilitating the sexual partners to have unprotected sex causing development of urethritis in 90 (90%) of cases.
In mid-2016 the CDC published the first-ever comprehensive data from its Gonococcal Isolate Surveillance Project.
According to Alan Katz, MD, of the University of Hawaii in Honolulu, "the state of Hawaii has been a seminal site for monitoring Neisseria gonorrhoeae resistance, and the Hawaii state Department of Health has been one of the original CDC gonococcal isolate surveillance program surveillance sites since its inception in 1986.
sexual health clinics warrants raised awareness among clinicians, according to investigators affiliated with the CDC's Gonococcal Isolate Surveillance Project.
The Columbus and Oakland County clinics are two of the sites participating in CDC's Gonococcal Isolate Surveillance Project,* through which urethral isolates from the first 25 men evaluated each month with Ng urethritis undergo antibiotic susceptibility testing.
Although many infections are asymptomatic, there are severe sequelae of chlamydial and gonococcal infections, including pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy, and infertility.
Suspecting a gonococcal infection, we started treatment with 2 g of azithromycin orally.
They selected conserved targets outside of the beta lactamase gene on the gonococcal plasmids to serve as indirect markers of penicillinase activity specific to N.