Lymphogranuloma Venereum in Men Screened for Pharyngeal and Rectal Infection, Germany
Karin Haar , Sandra Dudareva-Vizule, Hilmar Wisplinghoff, Fabian Wisplinghoff, Andrea Sailer, Klaus Jansen, Birgit Henrich, and Ulrich Marcus
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Robert Koch-Institute, Berlin, Germany (K. Haar, S. Dudareva-Vizule, A. Sailer, K. Jansen, U. Marcus); European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Stockholm, Sweden (S. Dudareva-Vizule); University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany (H. Wisplinghoff); Laboratoriumsmedizin Köln–Dres. med. Wisplinghoff and Colleagues, Cologne (H. Wisplinghoff, F. Wisplinghoff); Heinrich-Heine-University, Duesseldorf, Germany (B. Henrich)
Figure. . . . Flowchart of testing of 1,883 men who have sex with men for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) by RNA- and DNA-based assays, Germany, December 1, 2009–December 31, 2010. Gray shading indicates samples positive for CT that were sent for L genotyping. Most participants provided >1 type of sample.
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