Risk factors for Mycoplasma genitalium infection among female sex workers: a cross-sectional study in two cities in southwest China

@inproceedings{Xiang2012RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for Mycoplasma genitalium infection among female sex workers: a cross-sectional study in two cities in southwest China},
  author={Zhi Yu Xiang and Yue-Ping Yin and Mei-qin Shi and Ning Jiang and Yan Han and Hong-Chun Wang and Bing-jie Zheng and Guo-Jun Liang and Xiang-Sheng Chen},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Mycoplasma genitalium (MG) is one of the common causes of non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU) in men and is associated with cervicitis, endometritis, and pelvic inflammatory diseases (PID) in women. The prevalence of MG infection has been reported to be high among female sex workers (FSWs) in many countries, but limited information is known among this population in China. METHODS From July to September 2009, venue-based FSWs were recruited in two cities (Wuzhou and Hezhou) of Guangxi… CONTINUE READING

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