Anal infections with concomitant Chlamydia trachomatis genotypes among men who have sex with men in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

@inproceedings{Quint2011AnalIW,
  title={Anal infections with concomitant Chlamydia trachomatis genotypes among men who have sex with men in Amsterdam, the Netherlands},
  author={Koen Dirk Quint and Reinier J. M. Bom and Wim G. V. Quint and Sylvia Bruisten and Maarten F Schim Van Der Loeff and Servaas A Morr{\'e} and Henry J C de Vries},
  booktitle={BMC infectious diseases},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) proctitis is caused by Chlamydia trachomatis (Ct) genotype L and is endemic among men who have sex with men (MSM) in western society. Genotype L infections need to be distinguished from non-LGV (genotypes A-K) Ct infections since they require prolonged antibiotic treatment. For this purpose, an in-house developed pmpH based LGV polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test is used at the Amsterdam STI outpatient clinic. We investigated retrospectively the anal… CONTINUE READING

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