Effectiveness of syphilis treatment using azithromycin and/or benzathine penicillin in Rakai, Uganda.

TitleEffectiveness of syphilis treatment using azithromycin and/or benzathine penicillin in Rakai, Uganda.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsKiddugavu, MG, Kiwanuka, N, Wawer, MJ, Serwadda, D, Sewankambo, NK, Wabwire-Mangen, F, Makumbi, F, Li, X, Reynolds, SJ, Quinn, TC, Gray, RH
Corporate AuthorsRakai Study Group,
JournalSexually transmitted diseases
Volume32
Issue1
Pagination1-6
Date Published2005 Jan
ISSN0148-5717
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Anti-Bacterial Agents, Azithromycin, Drug Administration Schedule, Female, HIV Infections, Humans, Injections, Intramuscular, Male, Penicillin G Benzathine, Rural Health, Syphilis, Treatment Outcome, Uganda
Abstract

The goal of this study was to assess azithromycin and/or benzathine penicillin for treatment of syphilis.

Alternate JournalSex Transm Dis
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PubMed ID15614114