Risk factors for and relationship between bacterial vaginosis and cervicitis in a high risk population for cervicitis in Southern Iran

@article{Keshavarz2001RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for and relationship between bacterial vaginosis and cervicitis in a high risk population for cervicitis in Southern Iran},
  author={Homa Keshavarz and Stephen W. Duffy and A. Sadeghi-Hassanabadi and Z. Zolghadr and Barat Oboodi},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={17},
  pages={89-95}
}
In 1990, a study of the reproductive habits and cervical pathology in women of the Qashgha'i nomadic tribe, resulted in a high prevalence of cervicitis. This led us to explore the likely infectious agents responsible for a such high prevalence; to assess the difference in cervicitis rates between nomadic and non-nomadic populations in the same area; and to… CONTINUE READING