Gonorrhea Evades Antibiotics, Leaving Only One Drug To Treat Disease
August 9, 2012
by: Rob Stein, NPR
Most of the antibiotics that once worked against gonorrhea have stopped working. Now federal health officials say doctors should stop using one of the two remaining drugs. "The big worry is that we potentially could have untreatable gonorrhea in the United States," one expert says.
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