Shigella sonnei: Another cause of sexually acquired reactive arthritis

Michael Chen, Valerie Delpech, Belinda O'Sullivan, Basil Donovan

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We report a case of reactive arthritis attributable to sexually-acquired Shigella sonnei infection. This occurred in the context of an outbreak of S. sonnei among homosexually-active men in Sydney, Australia, in 2000.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)135-136
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Journal of STD and AIDS
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Reactive arthritis
  • Sexually transmitted infection
  • Shigella

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