Epidemiological survey of vulvovaginal candidosis in Sfax, Tunisia.

  title={Epidemiological survey of vulvovaginal candidosis in Sfax, Tunisia.},
  author={Imen Amouri and Hayet Sellami and N Borji and Salma Abbes and Amira Sellami and Fatma Cheikhrouhou and Leila Maazoun and Samira Khaled and Sami Khrouf and Younes Boujelben and Ali Ayadi},
  volume={54 5},
Vulvovaginal candidosis (VVC) is a common infection of the female genital tract affecting 75% women at least once in their lifetime. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence and potential risk factors associated with VVC and recurrent vulvovaginal candidosis (RVVC). A prospective study of women with vaginitis symptoms was conducted over 2 years in the regional clinic of population and family education in Sfax. A discriminant analysis was used to evaluate the association between the… CONTINUE READING


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