Prevalence of genital chlamydia and mycoplasma infection in couples attending a male infertility clinic

@article{Samra1994PrevalenceOG,
  title={Prevalence of genital chlamydia and mycoplasma infection in couples attending a male infertility clinic},
  author={Zmira Samra and Yigal Soffer and Mordechai Pansky},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={1994},
  volume={10},
  pages={69-73}
}
To investigate the prevalence of genital mycoplasma (Ureaplasma urealyticum andMycoplasma hominis) andChlamydia trachomatis infections in infertile and fertile couples, 135 infertile couples from a male infertility clinic and 88 fertile couples from a prenatal care clinic were randomly screened. Semen, urethral and cervical smears were cultured for genital mycoplasma and chlamydia. Antichlamydia IgA, IgG and IgM antibodies were tested in blood and semen. Although the overall prevalence… CONTINUE READING