The risk of transmission of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is less than that of genital Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection.

@article{Lycke1980TheRO,
  title={The risk of transmission of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection is less than that of genital Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection.},
  author={Erik Lycke and G B L{\"o}whagen and G J Hallhagen and G Johannisson and Kristina Ramstedt},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={1980},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={6-10}
}
A total of 211 men with 237 female sexual partners and a total of 155 women with 156 male consorts were examined for genital infection with Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The index patients had either single chlamydial or gonococcal infections or dual infections with both microorganisms. Analysis of recovery rates for groups of sexual consorts indicated that gonorrhea was contracted more frequently than chlamydial infection. Thus, when index patients had dual infections, 45… CONTINUE READING

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