Association between bacterial vaginosis and expression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA in the female genital tract.

@article{CuUvin2001AssociationBB,
  title={Association between bacterial vaginosis and expression of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA in the female genital tract.},
  author={Susan Cu-Uvin and Joseph W. Hogan and Angela M. Caliendo and Joseph Harwell and Kenneth H. Mayer and Charles C. J. Carpenter},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2001},
  volume={33 6},
  pages={894-6}
}
We assessed the effect of lower genital tract infections on human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) RNA shedding in the female genital tract. Bacterial vaginosis was significantly associated with HIV-1 RNA expression in the female genital tract of HIV-infected women.