Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in Egyptian women: incidence among different clinical risk groups.

@article{elShourbagy1996GenitalCT,
  title={Genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in Egyptian women: incidence among different clinical risk groups.},
  author={M el-Shourbagy and Karim Hassanein Ismail Abd-El-Maeboud and Khaled M. Diab and Ahmed R El-Ghannam and L Nabegh and Saad Hanash Ammar},
  journal={The journal of obstetrics and gynaecology research},
  year={1996},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={467-72}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate genital Chlamydial infection incidence among high risk clinical conditions in Egyptian women. METHODS A case control study in Ain Shams University Hospital involving 501 patients with cervicitis (n = 58), abnormal cervical smear (n = 256), tubal infertility (n = 85), ectopic pregnancy (n = 22), preterm labour (n = 80) and 192 controls. Active cervical Chlamydial infection was diagnosed using direct immunofluorescent technique. Data were analyzed by Chi-square (chi 2… CONTINUE READING
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