Fast Five Quiz: Mycoplasma genitalium

Ken B. Waites, MD


April 09, 2020

Mycoplasma genitalium is a sexually transmitted pathogen that is often asymptomatic but may cause urogenital symptoms, in particular nongonococcal urethritis. Recent evidence suggests that it leads to an increased risk for cervicitis, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), preterm delivery, and spontaneous abortion. In addition, M genitalium develops antibiotic resistance readily, which can make its management challenging.

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