Syphilis in injecting drug users: clues for high-risk sexual behaviour in female IDUs.

Abstract

The objective was to measure the gender-specific differences for syphilis and for the sexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in a cross-sectional analysis of injecting drug users (IDUs) admitted to detoxification between February 1987 and January 1990. HIV was determined by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and confirmed with… (More)

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@article{Muga1997SyphilisII, title={Syphilis in injecting drug users: clues for high-risk sexual behaviour in female IDUs.}, author={Richard O. Muga and J. Roca and Jordi Tor and C Pigem and R. Rodr{\'i}guez and Francisco Purroy and Dr. David Vlahov and A. Mu{\~n}oz}, journal={International journal of STD & AIDS}, year={1997}, volume={8 4}, pages={225-8} }