Risk of coinfection with Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Nova Scotia.

@article{Forward2010RiskOC,
  title={Risk of coinfection with Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Nova Scotia.},
  author={Kevin R. Forward},
  journal={The Canadian journal of infectious diseases & medical microbiology = Journal canadien des maladies infectieuses et de la microbiologie medicale},
  year={2010},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={e84-6}
}
  • Kevin R. Forward
  • Published 2010 in
    The Canadian journal of infectious diseases…
BACKGROUND The frequency of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae coinfection can vary depending on their individual incidence and prevalence rates. OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of C trachomatis and N gonorrhoeae coinfections by evaluating the results of testing in 2007 and 2008 to better inform testing and treatment decisions. METHODS Specimens from the same patient submitted on the same day served as the basis for the present study. The age, sex and the source of the… CONTINUE READING