Detection of Chlamydia trachomatis by the polymerase chain reaction in the cervices of women with acute salpingitis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cervix Uteri
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Salpingitis

abstract

  • The polymerase chain reaction appeared to be more sensitive and more rapid than culture in detecting Chlamydia trachomatis in the cervices of women with acute salpingitis. This assay may be of value for the early diagnosis of chlamydial infections.

publication date

  • January 1993

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8498424

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1438

end page

  • 42

volume

  • 168

number

  • 5