Escalation in the relative prevalence of ciprofloxacin-resistant gonorrhoea among men with urethral discharge in two South African cities: association with HIV seropositivity.

TitleEscalation in the relative prevalence of ciprofloxacin-resistant gonorrhoea among men with urethral discharge in two South African cities: association with HIV seropositivity.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsLewis DA, Scott L, Slabbert M, Mhlongo S, van Zijl A, Sello M, du Plessis N, Radebe F, Wasserman E
JournalSexually transmitted infections
Volume84
Issue5
Pagination352-5
Date Published2008 Oct
Abstract

The objectives of this study were to assess the prevalence of ciprofloxacin-resistant gonorrhoea in two South African cities and to investigate the association between the isolation of ciprofloxacin-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae and the HIV serostatus of patients.

DOI10.1152/ajpcell.00277.2012
Alternate JournalSex Transm Infect