High prevalence of multidrug-resistant mycoplasma genitalium in human immunodeficiency virus-infected men who have sex with men in Alabama

Academic Article

Abstract

  • © The Author(s) 2017. We tested for Mycoplasma genitalium in 157 HIV-infected men. Urogenital and rectal prevalence were 10.8% and 6.4%. Macrolide resistance mutations were detected in 70.6% and 80% of urogenital and rectal samples, and fluoroquinolone resistance mutations in 26.7% and 40%, respectively.
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    Pubmed Id

  • 21279444
  • Author List

  • Dionne-Odom J; Geisler WM; Aaron KJ; Waites KB; Westfall AO; Van Der Pol B; Xiao L
  • Start Page

  • 796
  • End Page

  • 798
  • Volume

  • 66
  • Issue

  • 5