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- Anthrax due to Bacillus anthracis, including inhalation anthrax (post-exposure). CDC recommends as first line agent + 1-2 additional agents with in vitro activity (for inhalation anthrax, see "biodefense-anthrax")
- Granuloma inguinale caused by Calymmatobacterium granulomatis
- If PCN allergic: uncomplicated gonorrhea caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae; syphilis caused by Treponema pallidum; yaws caused by Treponema pertenue; listeriosis due to Listeria monocytogenes; Vincent’s infection caused by Fusobacterium fusiforme; Actinomycosis caused by Actinomyces israelli; Infections caused by Clostridial species
- Psittacosis caused by Chlamydia psittaci
- Relapsing fever caused by Borrelia recurrentis
- Mycoplasma pneumoniae
- Rocky mountain spotted fever, typhus, Q fever, rickettsialpox, and tick fevers cased by Rickettsia species.
- Uncomplicated urethral, endocervical or rectal infections caused by Chlamydia trachomatis; nongonococcal urethritis caused by Ureaplasma urealyticum; lymphogranuloma venereum caused by Chlamydia spp.
- Trachoma, inclusion conjunctivitis cause by C. trachomatis.
- Gram-negative infections caused by: H. ducreyi, Y. pestis, F. tularensis, V. cholerae, C. fetus, Brucella spp., B. bacilliformis, C. granulomatis.