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Spermatocidal Agents

Known as: Agents, Spermicidal, Spermatocidal Drugs, Spermicides 
Chemical substances that are destructive to spermatozoa used as topically administered vaginal contraceptives.
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Topical microbicides are being sought to prevent sexually transmitted diseases by inactivating pathogens while preserving or… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
  • Gregor Reid
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 2455934
The urogenital microflora of a healthy woman comprises approximately 50 species of organisms, which differ in composition… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Asymptomatic bacteriuria is common in young women, but little is known about its pathogenesis, natural history, risk… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
To better understand the etiology of recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI), the authors followed a cohort of 285 female college… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Women with recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI) often demonstrate persistent vaginal colonization with Escherichia coli. Since… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Nonoxynol 9 is a proved spermicide, but whether it is also a microbicide is uncertain. A truly effective vaginal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Although acute urinary tract infections are common in young women, the associated risk factors have not been defined… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE We evaluated the impact of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing and counseling on self-reported condom and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
An animal model for the heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was developed by the application of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A question of the 1980s is how will contraceptive technology contribute to improving family planning services to meet the goal… Expand
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