An update on diagnosing STIs and HIV

Spiragelli, Michael G.; Biro, Frank M.
May 2005
Contemporary OB/GYN;May2005, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p76
Academic Journal
Describes both the traditional and latest methods for diagnosing sexually transmitted diseases and HIV infection in the U.S. Diagnostic methodologies for bacterial vaginosis; Methods used for the diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis; Diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis; Testing options for Herpes simplex and HIV. INSET: Take-home messages.


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