What is the role of culdocentesis 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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In PID, culdocentesis, although rarely indicated, may demonstrate free purulent exudate and provide material for Gram stain and culture.


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