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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_048
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
.... Meningitis and endocarditis occur rarely. Neisseria gonorrhoeae is a gram-negative, oxidase-positive diplococcus . Gonococcal infections occur only in humans. The source of the organism is exudate and secretions from infected mucosal surfaces; N gonorrhoeae is communicable as long...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S2_005_003
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... gonorrhoeae a Diagnostic Report b Syphilis a Diagnostic Report b Human immunodeficiency virus c Diagnostic Report b Chlamydia trachomatis a Diagnostic Report b Trichomonas...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_101
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... their state’s regulations for reporting. Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis are the pathogens most commonly associated with PID, although in recent studies less than half of PID cases have evidence of these bacterial pathogens. A number of organisms other than N...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S5_004_002
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... include inconsistent condom use among people who are not in mutually monogamous relationships, previous or coexisting sexually transmitted infections, exchanging sex for money or drugs, or living in an area with a high prevalence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Because determining high-risk status...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S4_006
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
..., Adolescents, and Young Adults a Urethritis and Cervicitis: Inflammation of urethra and/or cervix with erythema and/or mucoid, mucopurulent, or purulent discharge Neisseria gonorrhoeae 45–150 kg: Ceftriaxone, 500 mg, IM, in a single dose b >150 kg: Ceftriaxone, 1 g...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S5_004_004
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... recommendations for prenatal screening for and treatment of N gonorrhoeae and C trachomatis to prevent intrapartum exposures. Testing of unscreened women for N gonorrhoeae and C trachomatis infection at the time of labor or delivery, with treatment of infected women...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S5_004_003
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... disease attributable to inadequate penetration into the globe of the eye. Topical antimicrobial therapy alone is inadequate for N gonorrhoeae-exposed or infected infants and is not necessary when systemic antimicrobial therapy is administered Infants born to mothers known to have untreated...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_013
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... of vaginitis in this population include foreign bodies and infections attributable to group A streptococci, Escherichia coli, herpes simplex virus, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia trachomatis, Trichomonas vaginalis, or enteric bacteria, including Shigella species. In any prepubertal...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S5_004_001
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... (Days) Severity of Conjunctivitis a Associated Problems Chlamydia trachomatis 2%–40% 5–12 + Pneumonitis 3 wk–3 mo (see Chlamydial Infections , p 256) Neisseria gonorrhoeae Less than 1% 2–5 +++ Disseminated infection (see Gonococcal Infections , p 338...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S4_002_001
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
...) Drug-resistant Neisseriagonorrhoeae Multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa Drug-resistant nontyphoidal Salmonella Drug-resistant Salmonella serotype Typhi Drug-resistant Shigella Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S5_001_001
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... (Neisseriagonorrhoeae) Immunosuppressed patients because of treatment of conditions, eg, oncologic, rheumatologic (Pneumocystis jirovecii, fungi) Solid organ and stem cell transplant patients (CMV, P jirovecii, fungi) HIV-infected children (P jirovecii, polysaccharide...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S2_005_002
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... gonorrhoeae infection and Chlamydiatrachomatis infection should be advised to refrain from sexual intercourse for at least 7 days after completion of appropriate treatment. Partner treatment is essential, both from a public health perspective and to protect the infected patient from...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S4_003
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... tularensis, groups G and C hemolytic streptococci, Neisseria gonorrhoeae), and treatment should be provided according to recommendations in disease-specific chapters in Section 3. Penicillin remains the drug of choice for treating group A streptococcal pharyngitis. Amoxicillin suspension may...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_146
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
.... Male partners of women with TV are likely to have infection, although the prevalence of trichomoniasis in men who have sex with men is low. TV commonly coexists with other infections, particularly with Neisseria gonorrhoeae and herpes simplex virus. Transmission results almost exclusively from...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_081
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... be distinguished from Neisseria gonorrhoeae by the fact that it ferments glucose and maltose. Courtesy of Julia Rosebush, DO; Robert Jerris, PhD; and Theresa Stanley, M(ASCP) Meningococcal Infections Figure 34 Meningococcal disease. Incidence, by year—United States, 1982–2012. Courtesy...
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Publisher: American Academy of Pediatrics
Published: January 2021
DOI: 10.1542/9781610025782-S3_135
EISBN: 978-1-61002-578-2
... weeks after completion of these neurosyphilis treatment regimens. Treatment recommendations for children and adults are detailed in Table 3.67 . All nonneonatal patients with syphilis should be tested for other sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia...