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Empiric NSU treatment needs updating
  1. Sally Murray,
  2. Lewis Marshall
  1. Infectious Disease Department, B2 Clinic, Fremantle Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  1. Correspondence to Dr Lewis Marshall, Infectious Disease Department, B2 Clinic, Fremantle Hospital, Alma St, Fremantle, Perth, WA 6159, Australia; Lewis.Marshall{at}

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The recent paper by Khosropour et al 1 highlighted current management issues related to non-specific urethritis (NSU) treatment and adherence. It follows accumulating recent literature surrounding the management of NSU, especially with regard to Mycoplasma genitalium urethritis, where studies highlight significant treatment failure using standard doxycyline (100 mg bd for 10 days) and azithromycin 1 g …

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  • Contributors Both authors contributed equally to the manuscript.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.