Shigella sonnei

Another cause of sexually acquired reactive arthritis

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

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Abstract

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
Volume13
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Reactive arthritis
  • Sexually transmitted infection
  • Shigella

Cite this

Chen, Michael ; Delpech, Valerie ; O'Sullivan, Belinda ; Donovan, Basil. / Shigella sonnei : Another cause of sexually acquired reactive arthritis. In: International Journal of STD and AIDS. 2002 ; Vol. 13, No. 2. pp. 135-136.
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In: International Journal of STD and AIDS, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2002, p. 135-136.

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