Neisseria gonorrhoeae treatment failure and susceptibility to cefixime in Toronto, Canada.

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IMPORTANCE Although cephalosporins are the cornerstone of treatment of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections, cefixime is the only oral antimicrobial option. Increased minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) to cefixime have been identified worldwide and have been associated with reports of clinical failure. OBJECTIVE To assess the risk of clinical treatment… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2012.176575

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