TITLE

Can bacterial vaginosis influence fertility? Its increased prevalence in a subfertile population

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, D. John; Wong, Sarah Jane; Priddy, Alvin; Lamont, Ronald F.; Kapembwa, Moses S.; Taylor-Robinson, David; Trueman, Geoffrey
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Dec1997 Supplement 1, Vol. 8, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites a study on bacterial vaginosis (BV) as an influence in fertility. BV is being increasingly implicated in the infectious aetiology of important obstetric and gynecological conditions. Discrepancy reasons in the prevalence rates of BV for antenatal and infertility clinics attenders are unknown. The data suggested a possible role for BV in the aetiology of subinfertility that guarantees further investigation.
ACCESSION #
22202112

 

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