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صفحه نخست /Frequency of Trichomoniasis ...
عنوان
Frequency of Trichomoniasis in Patients Admitted To Outpatient Clinics in Hamadan (2007) and Relationship between Clinical Diagnosis and Laboratory Findings
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کلیدواژه‌ها
Trichomoniasis Prevalence, Clinical diagnosis,Iran
چکیده
Trichomoniasis is recognized as a major sexually transmitted disease (STD) in the world and has the highest prevalence and incidence of STD. the prevalence strongly is related to cultural and social indifferent societies, in relation to sexual partnership, monogamy, or polygamy. Our objective was to describe the frequency and natural history of infection and correlation of clinical signs with parasite detection. Methods:From February 2006 to March 2007, in a cross sectional study, clinical and wet mount examination of vaginal smear along with culture were performed on 683 women attending to private outpatient clinics in Hamadan, western Iran Trichomoniasis was diagnosed based on major clinical symptoms. Diagnosis was confirmed using wet mount microscopically and culture in Diamond medium Results: Only 2.2% of patients with clinically diagnosed trichomonal vaginitis were positive for Trichomonas vaginalis by wet smear and culture. The mean age of patients was 33.6±9.7 yr, and majority of them were married and nonpregnant. Some (5 patients) infected cases were divorced and others (7 patients) husband were car driver. There was not statistically significant findings between clinical diagnosis and laboratory findings relationship (P>0/5).diagnosed trichomoniasis, were infected by Candida or other vaginal infections Conclusion: Because special cultural background, the vaginal trichomoniasis has minor importance problem in this population and clinical diagnosis is not efficient for treatment decision.
پژوهشگران صغری ربیعی (نفر اول)، محمد فلاح (نفر دوم)، فاطمه زهرا ذهابی (نفر سوم)