Super-gonorrhoea: Treatment-resistant superbug becoming 'major global threat' warns expert

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Super-gonorrhoea: Treatment-resistant superbug becoming 'major global threat' warns expert

The recent case was confirmed in an unidentified man who had unprotected sex with a prostitute while on holiday in Cambodia, prompting fears the su

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The recent case was confirmed in an unidentified man who had unprotected sex with a prostitute while on holiday in Cambodia, prompting fears the superbug could pose a serious threat to public health. Super resistant gonorrhoea, so-called because it resists typical treatment from antibiotics, poses a challenge because it limits the treatment choices available for the infection. The sexually transmitted disease is more contagious and presents differently to other types of gonorrhoea, experts have warned



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