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Revista de Saúde Pública

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LOMBARDI, Clovis et al. Penicillinase producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae: the first strain isolated in S. Paulo, Brazil. Rev. Saúde Pública [online]. 1985, vol.19, n.4, pp. 374-376. ISSN 1518-8787.

This paper reports on the first case of penicillinase-producing Neisseria gonorrhoeae (PPNG) isolated in S. Paulo, Brazil, demonstrating the necessity of measuring the prevalence of these strains among the population.

Keywords : Neisseria gonorrhoeae; Penicillinase.

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