KEGG   DISEASE: Non-chlamydial non-gonococcal urethritis
Entry
H00388                      Disease                                

Name
Non-chlamydial non-gonococcal urethritis
Description
Urethritis in men is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases. Recently, it has been suggested that various pathogenic microorganisms such as Mycoplasma genitalium and Ureaplasma urealyticum are causative agents of non-chlamydial nongonococcal urethritis. M. genitalium is also linked to several inflammatory reproductive tract syndromes in women.
Category
Infectious disease
Brite
Infectious diseases [BR:br08401]
 Bacterial infections
  Infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria
   H00388  Non-chlamydial non-gonococcal urethritis
Human diseases in ICD-11 classification [BR:br08403]
 01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
  Predominantly sexually transmitted infections
   1A9Y  Other specified predominantly sexually transmitted infections
    H00388  Non-chlamydial non-gonococcal urethritis
Pathogen
Mycoplasma genitalium [GN:mge mgu mgc mgq mgx]
Mycoplasma penetrans [GN:mpe]
Mycoplasma hominis [GN:mho]
Ureaplasma urealyticum [GN:uue]
Ureaplasma parvum [GN:uur upa]
Other DBs
ICD-11: 1A9Y
ICD-10: A63.8
MeSH: D045704
MedlinePlus: 000439
Reference
  Authors
Deguchi T, Yasuda M, Maeda S
  Title
[Non-chlamydial non-gonococcal urethritis]
  Journal
Nippon Rinsho 67:167-71 (2009)
Reference
  Authors
Jensen JS
  Title
Mycoplasma genitalium: the aetiological agent of urethritis and other sexually transmitted diseases.
  Journal
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 18:1-11 (2004)
DOI:10.1111/j.1468-3083.2004.00923.x
Reference
  Authors
Ishihara S, Yasuda M, Ito S, Maeda S, Deguchi T
  Title
Mycoplasma genitalium urethritis in men.
  Journal
Int J Antimicrob Agents 24 Suppl 1:S23-7 (2004)
DOI:10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2004.02.006
Reference
  Authors
Larsen B, Hwang J
  Title
Mycoplasma, Ureaplasma, and adverse pregnancy outcomes: a fresh look.
  Journal
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2010:521921 (2010)
DOI:10.1155/2010/521921

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