An outbreak of high-level azithromycin resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in England.

@article{Chisholm2016AnOO,
  title={An outbreak of high-level azithromycin resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae in England.},
  author={Stephanie A Chisholm and J Dennis Wilson and Sarah B Alexander and Francesco Tripodo and Ali Al-Shahib and Ulf Schaefer and Kieren Lythgow and Helen Fifer},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2016},
  volume={92 5},
  pages={365-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate a potential outbreak of high-level azithromycin resistant (HL-AziR) gonococcal infections diagnosed in eight patients attending a sexual health clinic in Leeds, North England, between November 2014 and March 2015. METHODS Eight cases of infection with gonococci exhibiting azithromycin minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) ≥256… CONTINUE READING