A study of bacterial vaginosis in lesbians

McCaffrey, M.; Varney, P. A.; Taylor-Robinson, D.; Evans, B.
December 1997
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Dec1997 Supplement 1, Vol. 8, p11
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "A Study of Bacterial Vaginosis in Lesbians" is presented. The purpose of the study was to examine the non-heterosexual influences on vaginal flora. Results show that BV did not occur more frequently in woman who had a male partner in the previous 12 months and was not associated with an increasing number of male partners. Also, 11 out of 12 women who had previously had a termination of pregnancy had BV.


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