New Horizons in Mycoplasma genitalium Treatment.

  title={New Horizons in Mycoplasma genitalium Treatment.},
  author={Catriona Susan Bradshaw and J\orgen Skov Jensen and Ken B. Waites},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  volume={216 suppl_2},
Mycoplasmagenitalium is an important sexually transmitted pathogen responsible for both male and female genital tract disease. Appreciation of its significance in human disease has been hampered by its slow growth in culture, difficulty in isolating it, and lack of commercial molecular-based tests for rapid detection. Comparatively few in vitro data on antimicrobial susceptibility are available due to the scarcity of clinical isolates and difficulty in performing susceptibility tests to… CONTINUE READING