Preterm labour in association with Neisseria gonorrhoeae: case reports

Br J Vener Dis. 1984 Apr;60(2):123-4. doi: 10.1136/sti.60.2.123.


We describe two cases of spontaneous rupture of the membranes, followed by premature labour at 32 and 34 weeks' gestation, in association with gonococcal infection.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Fetal Membranes, Premature Rupture / etiology
  • Gonorrhea / complications*
  • Humans
  • Obstetric Labor, Premature / etiology*
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Infectious*