Genital ulcer disease in India: etiologies and performance of current syndrome guidelines.

@article{Prabhakar2012GenitalUD,
  title={Genital ulcer disease in India: etiologies and performance of current syndrome guidelines.},
  author={Parimi Prabhakar and Prakash Narayanan and Gururaj Rao Deshpande and Anjana P. Das and Graham Neilsen and Sanjay Madhav Mehendale and A. S. Risbud},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2012},
  volume={39 11},
  pages={906-10}
}
BACKGROUND In India, genital ulcer disease (GUD) syndrome is clinically classified as herpetic or nonherpetic and managed accordingly; laboratory support is unavailable at most health facilities. We undertook a study to determine the etiology of GUDs in men presenting to sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinics and assess the performance of the national… CONTINUE READING