Prevalence of chlamydia and gonorrhoea among a population of men who have sex with men.

@article{Cook2002PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of chlamydia and gonorrhoea among a population of men who have sex with men.},
  author={Robert L. Cook and Kirsten St George and Anthony J. Silvestre and Sharon A Riddler and Maryann Lassak and Charles R. Rinaldo},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2002},
  volume={78 3},
  pages={
          190-3
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Few data are available on the prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in men who have sex with men (MSM), making it difficult to develop STD screening guidelines for this population. The objective of the study was to determine the prevalence of urethral infections caused by Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae within a large, community based population of MSM, and to assess the feasibility of rectal screening in this population. METHODS This was a cross… CONTINUE READING

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