Clin Dermatol 2014 Mar-Apr;32(2):275-81
Division of Dermatovenereology, General Hospital "Dr Ivo Pedišić," J.J. Strossmayera 59, 44000 Sisak, Croatia.
As "a paradigm of the classical Venereology" for many decades, gonorrhea appears to be the second most common sexually transmitted infection of bacterial origin today. In spite of its mostly uncomplicated clinical course, gonorrhea may sometimes result with serious complications such as pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy, infertility, epididymitis, gonococcemia, and disseminated gonococcal infection. Perhaps the most important challenge today is the emergence of multidrug-resistant gonorrhea, which is currently the main reason for public concern. Read More