Spermatocidal Agents

Known as: Agents, Spermicidal, Spermatocidal Drugs, Spermicides 
Chemical substances that are destructive to spermatozoa used as topically administered vaginal contraceptives.
National Institutes of Health

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1939-2018
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Although most cases of acute pyelonephritis occur in otherwise healthy women, data on risk factors for this condition… (More)
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2001
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2001
Topical microbicides are being sought to prevent sexually transmitted diseases by inactivating pathogens while preserving or… (More)
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2000
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2000
To better understand the etiology of recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI), the authors followed a cohort of 285 female college… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
To define host factors associated with an increased risk of recurrent urinary tract infection (RUTI), a case-control study was… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Asymptomatic bacteriuria is common in young women, but little is known about its pathogenesis, natural history, risk… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Nonoxynol 9 is a proved spermicide, but whether it is also a microbicide is uncertain. A truly effective vaginal… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Women with recurrent urinary tract infection (UTI) often demonstrate persistent vaginal colonization with Escherichia coli. Since… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Although acute urinary tract infections are common in young women, the associated risk factors have not been defined… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE We evaluated the impact of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing and counseling on self-reported condom and… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
An animal model for the heterosexual transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was developed by the application of… (More)
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