Trichomonas vaginalis is associated with pelvic inflammatory disease in women infected with human immunodeficiency virus.

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We assessed the association between the causative agents of vaginal discharge and pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) among women attending a rural sexually transmitted disease clinic in South Africa; the role played by coinfection with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) was studied. Vaginal and cervical specimens were obtained to detect Neisseria… (More)

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@article{Moodley2002TrichomonasVI, title={Trichomonas vaginalis is associated with pelvic inflammatory disease in women infected with human immunodeficiency virus.}, author={Prashini Moodley and David Wilkinson and Cathy Connolly and Jack Moodley and A. Sturm}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2002}, volume={34 4}, pages={519-22} }