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Antibiotic-Resistant STD Identified in Japan

July 13, 2011

I’m sure Bachmann will blame this on the gays as well…

 

 

Scientists discovered a new strain of gonorrhea-causing bacteria in Japan that is resistant to available treatments. A July 8, 2011, report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged doctors to be on the lookout for Neisseria gonorrhoeae, a bacterial strain that causes the disease and can grow and multiply, which is resistant to cephalosporin, a common treatment used for the disease that over the last decade has failed to, and to report the antibiotic-resistant cases quickly.

via Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea: Factsheet.

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