The natural course of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in asymptomatic Colombian women: a 5-year follow-up study.

@article{Molano2005TheNC,
  title={The natural course of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in asymptomatic Colombian women: a 5-year follow-up study.},
  author={M{\'o}nica Molano and Chris J L M Meijer and Elisabete Weiderpass and Annie Arslan and Hector J. Posso and Silvia Franceschi and Margarita Ronderos and Nubia Mu{\~n}oz and Adriaan J. C. van den Brule},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={2005},
  volume={191 6},
  pages={907-16}
}
The natural course of Chlamydia trachomatis infection and its risk factors were studied in Colombian women with normal cytological results, during a 5-year period. Eighty-two women who were found to be positive for C. trachomatis at the start of the study were studied at 6-month intervals. At each visit, a cervical scrape sample was obtained for detection of C. trachomatis by use of C. trachomatis endogenous-plasmid polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-enzyme immunoassay and VD2-PCR-reverse line… CONTINUE READING

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