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High prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections among HIV-1 negative men who have sex with men in coastal Kenya.

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OBJECTIVES: To assess the burden of Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) in high-risk HIV-1 negative men who have sex with men (MSM) in Africa. METHODS: Before the start of a pre-exposure prophylaxis trial, HIV-1 negative volunteers were screened for sexually transmitted infection (STI) including CT and NG, using a highly sensitive and specific nucleic acid amplification test. Samples positive for CT by Aptima testing, were evaluated for the presence of lymphogranuloma v...

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10.1136/sti.2010.043224

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Journal:
Sexually transmitted infections
Volume:
86
Issue:
6
Pages:
440-441
Publication date:
2010-11-05
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EISSN:
1472-3263
ISSN:
1368-4973
URN:
uuid:4e6678be-c803-49ed-960f-6d28f79ac4f7
Source identifiers:
80241
Local pid:
pubs:80241

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