Etiologies of nongonococcal urethritis: bacteria, viruses, and the association with orogenital exposure.

@article{Bradshaw2006EtiologiesON,
  title={Etiologies of nongonococcal urethritis: bacteria, viruses, and the association with orogenital exposure.},
  author={Catriona Susan Bradshaw and Sepehr N Tabrizi and Timothy H. R. Read and Suzanne Marie Garland and Carol A. Hopkins and Lorna M. Moss and Christopher K Fairley},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={2006},
  volume={193 3},
  pages={336-45}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of the present study was to determine pathogens and behaviors associated with nongonococcal urethritis (NGU) and the usefulness of the urethral smear in predicting the presence of pathogens. METHODS We conducted a case-control study of men with and without symptoms of NGU. Sexual practices were measured by questionnaire. First-stream urine was tested for Chlamydia trachomatis, Mycoplasma genitalium, Ureaplasma parvum, U. urealyticum, herpes simplex virus (HSV)-1, HSV-2… CONTINUE READING
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