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Abstract

Diagnostic, genotypic and antibiotic-resistance determinants of were analysed by molecular methods to verify the failure of ceftriaxone treatment in two cases of pharyngeal gonorrhoea. Monoplex assays were needed to define competitive inhibition of a positive PCR in a duplex assay. Different changes were detected in the isolated from the two cases. These were associated with raised ceftriaxone MICs of 0.03 and 0.016 mg l, which may have contributed to the treatment failures in these cases.

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