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Table 4 Frequency of genital infections and cervical inflammation according to any human papillomavirus results of indigenous women

From: Human papillomavirus and other genital infections in indigenous women from Paraguay: a cross-sectional analytical study

Variables Frequency of genital infections P-value
  HPV positive women (n = 42) HPV negative women (n = 139)  
  n (%) 95% CI n (%) 95% IC  
Gardnerella vaginalis 20 (47.6) 32.0-63.6 63 (45.3) 36.9-54.0 p = 0.974
Mycoplasma hominis 16 (38.1) 23.6-54.4 40 (28.8) 21.4-37.1 p = 0.254
Ureaplasma urealyticum 11 (26.2) 13.9-42.0 26 (18.7) 12.6-16.2 p = 0.292
Syphilis (VDRL & IgG*) 3 (7.1) 1.5-19.5 18 (12.9) 7.9-19.7 p = 0.304
Trichomonas vaginalis 5 (11.9) 4.0-25.6 14 (10.1) 5.6-16.3 p = 0.734
Chlamydia trachomatis 9 (21.4) 10.3-36.8 9 (6.5) 3.0-11.9 p = 0.004
Cándida sp 2 (4.8) 0.6-16.2 11 (7.9) 4.0-13.7 p = 0.489
HIV -   1 (0.7) 0-3.9 -
Cervical inflammation 5 (11.9) 4.0-25.6 20 (14.4) 9.0-21.3 P = 0.683
  1. HPV: human papillomavirus, CI: Confidence Interval, VDRL: Venereal Disease Research Laboratory.*Confirmed by IgG.