Serological cross-reactions between Mycoplasma genitalium and Mycoplasma pneumoniae.

@article{Lind1984SerologicalCB,
  title={Serological cross-reactions between Mycoplasma genitalium and Mycoplasma pneumoniae.},
  author={Katrine Lind and Bjarne Orskov Lindhardt and H J Sch{\"u}tten and Jens Blom and C. Christiansen},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1984},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={1036-43}
}
The recently discovered mycoplasma species Mycoplasma genitalium was isolated from urethral specimens from men with nongonococcal urethritis (Tully et al., Lancet i:1288-1291, 1981). In a previous report (K. Lind, Lancet ii:1158-1159, 1982), prominent serological cross-reactions were demonstrated between this mycoplasma and M. pneumoniae. In the present… CONTINUE READING