January 9, 2013
Experts: Gonorrhea May Become Incurable
Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
Workers at a Canadian clinic have discovered that almost 7 percent of their patients with gonorrhea had a strain of the bacteria against which all oral antibiotics are useless. This alarming report suggests gonorrhea may become an untreatable disease, warn public health experts.
TAGGED: Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Gonorrhea, Antibiotic Resistance