Gonorrhea Strain Thwarts 2 Main Drugs, Raising Concerns It’s Becoming Untreatable

The bacterium that causes gonorrhea, Neisseria Gonorrhoeae, has become resistant to multiple kinds of antibiotics.

This is the latest in a long history of gonorrhea developing resistance to antibiotics. It’s the first global report of gonorrhea that is resistant to the two main drugs used to treat it.

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