[Prevalence of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in women attending in the National Institute of Perinatology from Mexico City].

@article{LpezHurtado2018PrevalenceOG,
  title={[Prevalence of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in women attending in the National Institute of Perinatology from Mexico City].},
  author={M L{\'o}pez-Hurtado and Selene Garc{\'i}a-Romero and Marcos R. Escobedo-Guerra and David Bustos-L{\'o}pez and Fernando M Guerra-Infante},
  journal={Revista chilena de infectologia : organo oficial de la Sociedad Chilena de Infectologia},
  year={2018},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={
          371-376
        }
}
BACKGROUND Endocervical infection by Chlamydia trachomatis is considered one of the leading causes of infertility worldwide. During pregnancy, it can lead to serious complications such as premature rupture of membranes and premature births. AIM To determine the prevalence of genital infection by C. trachomatis in pregnancy and infertile women from Mexico City. METHODS The detection of C. trachomatis was performed by real-time PCR with the commercial kit COBAS® TaqMan CT Test v2.0 (Roche… CONTINUE READING