An epidemiological survey of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum in gynaecological outpatients, Rome, Italy.

@article{Verteramo2013AnES,
  title={An epidemiological survey of Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum in gynaecological outpatients, Rome, Italy.},
  author={Roberta Verteramo and Alfredo Patella and Ettore Calzolari and Nadia Recine and Valentina Marcone and Jessica Osborn and Fernanda Chiarini and Anna Marta Degener},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2013},
  volume={141 12},
  pages={
          2650-7
        }
}
The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence of Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis infections and to investigate associations between their presence in the lower female genital tract and lifestyle characteristics. The study was performed on a population of 3115 women, comparing the demographic and behavioural characteristics of 872 women with U. urealyticum infection and 142 women with M. hominis with uninfected women, using univariate and multiple logistic regression… CONTINUE READING

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