An investigation into a possible causal role of bacterial vaginosis in non-gonococcal urethritis

Keane, F. E. A.; Thomas, B.; Renton, A.; Taylor-Robinson, D.; Whitaker, L.
December 1997
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Dec1997 Supplement 1, Vol. 8, p21
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the association between bacterial vaginosis and a bacteria responsible for abnormal discharge in women that cause non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU). There were 51 couples recruited in a case-control study to determine the bacteria of NGU. In the investigation, it revealed that 39 men had the so-called disease and 12 of their female partners had bacterial vaginosis.


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