Bacterial vaginosis associated with HIV infection in pregnant women from North Carolina.

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BACKGROUND We investigated whether bacterial vaginosis is associated with HIV infection in pregnant women in North Carolina, U.S.A. METHODS At 24 to 29 weeks' gestation, we recruited 724 women receiving prenatal care to provide interview information and vaginal swabs for Gram's stain scoring of vaginal flora. FINDINGS As vaginal flora score increased… (More)

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@article{Royce1999BacterialVA, title={Bacterial vaginosis associated with HIV infection in pregnant women from North Carolina.}, author={R A Royce and J. Thorp and Jorge Granados and D. A. Savitz}, journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes and human retrovirology : official publication of the International Retrovirology Association}, year={1999}, volume={20 4}, pages={382-6} }