Chlamydia trachomatis infection in asymptomatic men.

  title={Chlamydia trachomatis infection in asymptomatic men.},
  author={D Scott Lamontagne and David N. Fine and Jeanne M Marrazzo},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  volume={24 1},
BACKGROUND The epidemiology of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in men is not well defined, especially among those who are asymptomatic or show no signs of infection. Established C. trachomatis screening programs for women have demonstrated the benefit of routine screening in reducing prevalence over time, but the yield and benefit of screening asymptomatic men are unclear. METHODS Cross-sectional study of C. trachomatis prevalence and associated risk factors among men tested at sexually… CONTINUE READING