Lymphogranuloma venereum

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Lymphogranuloma venereum

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The terms "Lymphogranuloma venereum" returned 82 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lymphogranuloma venereum in an Italian MSM: concurrent pharyngeal and rectal infection.
 

Author(s): Claudio Foschi, Andrea Filippini, Antonietta D'Antuono, Monica Compri, Francesca Macca, Nicoletta Banzola, Antonella Marangoni

Journal: New Microbiol.. 2014 Jul;37(3):399-402.

 

An Italian HIV-positive man having sex with men (MSM) attended the STIs Outpatients Clinic of Sant'Orsola Hospital in Bologna complaining of anal pain and constipation. According to patient's sexual history and repertoires, NAAT testing for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria ...

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2014

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Prevalence and predictors of Lymphogranuloma venereum in a high risk population attending a STD outpatients clinic in Italy.
 

Author(s): Claudio Foschi, Antonella Marangoni, Antonietta D'Antuono, Paola Nardini, Monica Compri, Sara Bellavista, Andrea Filippini, Maria Letizia Bacchi Reggiani, Roberto Cevenini

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We evaluated LGV prevalence and predictors in a high risk population attending a STI Outpatients Clinic in the North of Italy.

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2014

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Clinical predictors of rectal lymphogranuloma venereum infection: results from a multicentre case-control study in the U.K.
 

Author(s): S N S Pallawela, A K Sullivan, N Macdonald, P French, J White, G Dean, A Smith, A J Winter, S Mandalia, S Alexander, C Ison, H Ward

Journal: Sex Transm Infect. 2014 Jun;90(4):269-74.

 

Since 2003, over 2000 cases of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) have been diagnosed in the U.K. in men who have sex with men (MSM). Most cases present with proctitis, but there are limited data on how to differentiate clinically between LGV and other pathology. We analysed the clinical ...

Last Updated: 15 May 2014

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The terms "Lymphogranuloma venereum" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Treatment of lymphogranuloma venereum.
 

Author(s): Catherine A McLean, Bradley P Stoner, Kimberly A Workowski

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 2007 Apr;44 Suppl 3():S147-52.

 

Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) classically presents with 1 or more genital ulcers or papules, as well as inguinal lymphadenopathy (buboes). Recently reported cases of LGV proctitis in men who have sex with men, many of whom are coinfected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), have ...

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2007

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Lymphogranuloma venereum.
 

Author(s): D Mabey, R W Peeling

Journal: Sex Transm Infect. 2002 Apr;78(2):90-2.

 

Lymphogranuloma venereum is caused by serovars of Chlamydia trachomatis. It is rare in industrialised countries, but is endemic in parts of Africa, Asia, South America, and the Caribbean. We discuss its clinical features, diagnosis, and management.

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2002

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Laboratory techniques in the investigation of chancroid, lymphogranuloma venereum and donovanosis.
 

Author(s): E Van Dyck, P Piot

Journal: Genitourin Med. 1992 Apr;68(2):130-3.

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 1992

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