Drug-resistant sexually transmitted infections not a problem in Singapore - yet

Doctors in Singapore said they have not seen any case of a sexually transmitted disease resistant to conventional antibiotics so far.
Doctors in Singapore said they have not seen any case of a sexually transmitted disease resistant to conventional antibiotics so far.PHOTO: NADZRI EUNOS

SINGAPORE - Sexually transmitted diseases that resist treatment are not yet a problem in Singapore, say local doctors.

But they warn that it is also difficult to prevent such resistant infections from reaching Singapore as it is a hub for travellers.

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