Lack of evidence for the involvement of rectal and oral trichomonads in the aetiology of vaginal trichomoniasis in Ghana.

@article{Adusarkodie2007LackOE,
  title={Lack of evidence for the involvement of rectal and oral trichomonads in the aetiology of vaginal trichomoniasis in Ghana.},
  author={Y Adu-sarkodie and Boadu Kwesi Opoku and Tania Crucitti and Helen A Weiss and David M Mabey},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2007},
  volume={83 2},
  pages={130-2}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the possible involvement of human trichomonads (Pentatrichomonas hominis and Trichomonas tenax) other than Trichomonas vaginalis in the aetiology of vaginal trichomoniasis. METHODS Vaginal swabs taken from women attending antenatal clinics were tested for Trichomonas vaginalis by traditional assays (wet-mount microscopy and… CONTINUE READING