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Gonorrhea Urine culture test accuracy
An_257827 posted:
I might have contracted Gonorrhea 3 to 7 years ago.

Just wanted to know the accuracy of Gonorrhea urine culture test.

My results are:
Gram Stain: Occasional pus cells seen, no bacteria observed
No growth observed
Smear for N.Gonorrhoeae - Negative

I fear that this test might not detect it since I might have contracted it many years ago...

Thanks for your reply.
georgiagail responded:
Your test results are accurate as to your status regarding this disease you "might" (but didn't) contract.

An_257827 replied to georgiagail's response:
Thanks a lot for letting me know..don't know how to help support this community..

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