Figure 34. Gonorrhea — Estimated Proportion* of Cases by Treatment Regimen Received and Jurisdiction†, STD Surveillance Network (SSuN), 2017
* Percentage and 95% CI reflect weighted estimates for all reported gonorrhea cases; minor variances cause category estimates to total to slightly more or less than overall case estimate.
† Includes SSuN jurisdictions with documented treatment information (antimicrobials and dosages) for ≥90% of cases with complete investigations.
‡ The recommended treatment for uncomplicated gonorrhea is dual treatment with 250 mg dose of Ceftriaxone [IM] plus 1 g dose of Azithromycin [PO].
§ California data exclude San Francisco.
ADAPTED FROM: Weston EJ, Workowski K, Torrone E, et al. Adherence to CDC recommendations for the treatment of uncompllicated gonorrhea – STD Surveillance Network (SSuN), United States, 2016. MMWR Morb Mort Wkly Rep. 2018; 67:473–76.
ACRONYMS: CI = Confidence interval; GC = Gonorrhea; IM = Intramuscular injection; PO = By mouth.