Resistance to azithromycin of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from 2 cities in China.

@article{Yuan2011ResistanceTA,
  title={Resistance to azithromycin of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from 2 cities in China.},
  author={Liu-Feng Yuan and Yue-Ping Yin and Xiu-qin Dai and Rachel V. Pearline and Zhi Xin-yue Xiang and Magnus Unemo and Xiang-Sheng Chen},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={38 8},
  pages={764-8}
}
BACKGROUND Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) is a public health concern globally, and azithromycin-resistant NG isolates have been identified in many countries. This study aimed to investigate azithromycin susceptibility in NG and to genetically characterize the azithromycin-resistant isolates identified in 2 cities in China. METHODS NG isolates (n = 318) were cultured from patients attending 2 sexually transmitted infection clinics in Nanjing and Chongqing, China… CONTINUE READING

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