Altered CD16 expression on vaginal neutrophils from women with vaginitis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal
  • Neutrophils
  • Receptors, IgG
  • Vagina
  • Vaginosis, Bacterial

abstract

  • The reduction in CD16 down-regulation is consistent with prolonged neutrophil viability and activity in the vagina of women with vaginitis. This may contribute to greater microbial clearance and, conversely, with inflammation-associated pathology.

publication date

  • March 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2012.11.008

PubMed ID

  • 23260596

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 96

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 167

number

  • 1