Treatment

Inpatient

Cefotetan + doxycycline (preferred for chlamydia) Clindamycin + gentamicin (preferred for abscess)

Outpatient

Ofloxacin + metronidazole

Ceftriaxone + doxycycline (preferred for chlamydia (because of doxycycline) Sexual partners are treated also.

There is a 50 to 90% chance of transmission after one exposure to gonorrhea.

Fifteen percent of women with gonorrhea will progress to PID if untreated.

When treating gonorrhea, empirical treatment of chlamydial co-infection is also given.

GONORRHEA

An infection of the urethra, cervix, pharynx, or anal canal, caused by the gram-negative diplococcus, Neisseria gonorrhoeae

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