Chlamydia trachomatis in non-gonococcal urethritis patients and their heterosexual partners: routine testing by polymerase chain reaction.

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OBJECTIVES To identify the proportion of cases of non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU) in which Chlamydia trachomatis was detected in patients and their partners, using DNA amplification testing; and to relate the importance of age and symptoms to the presence of chlamydial infection and so clarify the aetiology and epidemiology of NGU, with a view to reducing… (More)

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@article{Tait2002ChlamydiaTI, title={Chlamydia trachomatis in non-gonococcal urethritis patients and their heterosexual partners: routine testing by polymerase chain reaction.}, author={I. A. Tait and C. A. Hart}, journal={Sexually transmitted infections}, year={2002}, volume={78 4}, pages={286-8} }