Untreatable Gonorrhea Spreading Worldwide

A potentially dangerous sexually transmitted disease that infects millions of people each year is growing resistant to drugs and could soon become untreatable, the World Health Organization said Wednesday.

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    (Newser) – Last year's emergence of so-called "super gonorrhea" in Leeds hasn't ended in the UK city ... azithromycin and ceftriaxone—but resistance to azithromycin is spreading and doctors worry ceftriaxone will soon be next, reports the BBC.
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    Electron micrograph of the bacterium responsible for Gonorrhea. A drug-resistant strain is now spreading in the UK Rex Features A strain of "super-gonorrhoea" could spread across the UK and there is an increasing risk the disease could become untreatable.
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  • New Strain Of Gonorrhea May Become Untreatable, U.K ...
    A new strain of gonorrhea, that is able to shrug off antibiotics, has put Britain on high alert. Britain's chief medical officer, Sally Davies, recently wrote a ...
    06/26/2016 - 5:02 pm | View Website
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    Until recently, gonorrhea was an easily treatable sexually transmitted disease. Standard treatment involved several doses of antibiotics. However, recently scientists ...
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  • 'Super-gonorrhoea' is spreading across Britain and will ...
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