TITLE

The association of bacterial vaginosis with a history of second-trimester miscarriage

AUTHOR(S)
Llahi-Camp, J. M.; Ison, C. A.; Taylor-Robinson, D.; Regan, L.
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Dec1997 Supplement 1, Vol. 8, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article determines the association of bacterial vaginosis with a history of second-trimester miscarriage based on a study presented. The study revealed that BV was associated significantly more with late miscarriages than early losses in women with a history of recurrent miscarriage, irrespective of ethnic origin. The occurrence of BV more frequently in smokers has also been noted.
ACCESSION #
22202106

 

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