Six-year follow-up after successful treatment of bacterial vaginosis

Boris, Jane; PĂ„hlson, Carl; Larsson, P-G.
December 1997
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Dec1997 Supplement 1, Vol. 8, p41
Academic Journal
The article cites a long-term follow-up study following treatment of bacterial vaginosis (BV) to determine the long term effect of the treatment. The study made use of 50 women as subjects and were treated with metronidazole tablets and a 1-month, 6-month, and 3-6 years follow-up were made. Of the 50 women 44 were contacted after a mean follow-up time of 6.9 years and results reflected that 48% of the women were completely cured of the disease while others had had relapses.


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