TITLE

The association between bacterial vaginosis and infertility

AUTHOR(S)
Llahí-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, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the prevalence between bacterial vaginosis (BV) in infertile women and the four subgroups such as hormonal dysfunction, male factor, tubal disease, and unexplained infertility. In a study conducted to 295 women, it revealed that the so-called disease exist in12% of women and usually BV exist in infertile adult female with tubal disease. Furthermore, hormonal dysfunction, male factor, and unexplained cause accounted as 8.8%, 7%, and 12.1%, respectively.
ACCESSION #
22202109

 

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