the emergence of a new strain of ceftriaxone-resistant gonorrhea

Please see the CDC August 2012 new treatment recommendations for gonococcal infections

Experts are concerned about the emergence of a new strain of ceftriaxone-resistant gonorrhea.

Once gonorrhea is resistant to ceftriaxone, we will have run out of simple and reliable antibiotic options.

The ceftriaxone-resistant strain is already in Japan.

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