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Chapter 80. Sexually Transmitted Infections

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Penicillin is the drug of choice in which of the following conditions?

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A. Syphilis

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B. Chlamydia

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C. Genital warts

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D. Chancroid

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Which of the following agents should not be prescribed for MSM or patients with a history of recent foreign travel and a positive diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae?

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A. Doxycycline

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B. Azithromycin

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C. Penicillin G

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D. Ofloxacin

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Which of the following regimens is considered to be effective treatment for Disseminated Gonococcal Infection?

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A. Ofloxacin 400 mg orally three times daily for 14 days

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B. Benzathine Penicillin 2.4 million units once weekly for 3 weeks

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C. Azithromycin 1 g as a one time dose

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D. Ceftriaxone 1 g IM or IV every 24 hours until improvement is noted

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In which of the following stages of syphilis would fatigue, diffuse rash, fever, and a genital or perineal condyloma be observed?

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A. Primary

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B. Secondary

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C. Latent Early

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D. Latent Late

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If a patient has been diagnosed with primary syphilis, after how many month of treatment should a follow-up quantitative nontreponemal titer be ordered?

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A. 1, 2, and 3

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B. 3, 6, and 12

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C. 6, 12, and 24

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D. 9, 18, and 36

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If a patient has been diagnosed with neurosyphilis and pleocytosis is present, how often should one reexamine the patient’s cerebral spinal fluid?

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A. Every 3 months

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B. Every 4 months

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C. Every 5 month

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D. Every 6 months

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Which dose of metronidazole should be administered for 7 days to treat trichomoniasis?

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A. 250 mg orally two times daily

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