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Failure of mebendazole to cure trichomonal vaginitis resistant to metronidazole: case reports.
  1. R S Pattman,
  2. M S Sprott,
  3. A M Kearns,
  4. M Earnshaw
  1. Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Newcastle General Hospital.


    After a recent report showing the in vitro susceptibility to mebendazole of a strain of Trichomonas vaginalis that was resistant to metronidazole, we present two cases of metronidazole resistant infection, both of which failed to respond to oral mebendazole.

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