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Table 1 Clinical and laboratory study population characteristics

From: gyrA and parC mutations in fluoroquinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from Kenya

  Male Female Total
Gender 332 (56.9%) 251 (43.1) 583
Gram staina 168 (67.7%) 80 (32.3) 248
Aptima Combo −2®b 205 (77.9%) 58 (22.1) 263
GC isolates 73 (86.9%) 11 (13.1%) 84
Symptoms Positive Negative  
 Dysuria 463 (79.4%) 120 (20.6%) 583
 Backache 274 (47%) 309 (53%) 583
 Lower abdominal pain 388 (66.6%) 195 (33.4%) 583
 Fever 261 (44.8%) 322 (55.2%) 583
 Itchy genitalia 342 (58.7%) 241 (41.3%) 583
  1. aPositive for gram negtive diplococci by gram stain
  2. bPositive for Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) by Aptima Combo −2®