PENICILLINASE- PRODUCING NEISSE ln A GONORRHOEAE IN DHAKA, ‘BANGLADESH

Among the 52 strains of Nelrseria gonorrhoeae isolated from cases of acute urethritis attending the dermatovenerology department of difft:rent hospitals of Dhaka city, 5:9,6%) strains were identified as penicillinase-producing (PPNG) and had minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of penicillin 4.0 (J.g/ml or more. Of the rest 47~90.4%) non-penicillinase-producing strains (nonPPNG), 18(38.3%) were fully sensitive to penicillin (MIC=0.06 (J.g/ml or less)…

 

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