Use of vaginal pH in diagnosis of infections and its association with reproductive manifestations.

@article{ManiaPramanik2008UseOV,
  title={Use of vaginal pH in diagnosis of infections and its association with reproductive manifestations.},
  author={J Mania-Pramanik and Shilpa C Kerkar and Pratap Mehta and Shobha Potdar and Vaibhav Salvi},
  journal={Journal of clinical laboratory analysis},
  year={2008},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={
          375-9
        }
}
Increase in vaginal secretion pH is an indicator of bacterial vaginosis (BV), but is yet to be in use as a diagnostic tool by clinicians. Similarly, no reports are available on the effect of cervical chlamydia infection and different reproductive manifestations on vaginal secretion pH. This study evaluated the use of vaginal pH for screening of BV, the effect of Chlamydia trachomatis (C. trachomatis) infection, and different reproductive manifestations on vaginal pH of women attending the… CONTINUE READING

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