Repeated Chlamydia trachomatis genital infections in adolescent women.

  title={Repeated Chlamydia trachomatis genital infections in adolescent women.},
  author={Byron E. Batteiger and Wanzhu Tu and Susan Ofner and Barbara Van Der Pol and Diane R. Stothard and Donald P. Orr and Barry P. Katz and J. Dennis Fortenberry},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  volume={201 1},
BACKGROUND Repeated Chlamydia trachomatis infections are common among young sexually active women. The relative frequency of reinfection and antibiotic treatment failure is undefined. METHODS Adolescent women enrolled in a longitudinal cohort had behavioral and sexually transmitted infection assessments performed every 3 months, including amplification tests for C. trachomatis, ompA genotyping, and interviews and diary entries to document sex partner-specific coitus and event-specific condom… CONTINUE READING

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