What is the role of plain radiography in the workup of gonorrhea?

Updated: Sep 07, 2018
  • Author: Brian Wong, MD; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Chest radiography may show hemidiaphragm elevation in Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome. Joint plain films to evaluate septic joints are often unrevealing but may help to rule out fracture or other disease processes.


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