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Table 3 HIV serostatus in relation to syndromic or aetiological diagnosis of various STIs

From: Patterns of sexually transmitted infections in adolescents and youth in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

  HIV- seropositive HIV- seronegative
STI agent/syndrome Males (n = 11) No (%) Female(n = 21) No (%) Males (n = 85) NO (%) Females (n = 80) No (%)
Genital discharge 7/11 (63.6) 15/21 (71.4) 67/85 (78.8) 72/80 (90.0)
Genital ulcer 3/11 (27.2) 9/21 (48.9) 16/85 (18.8) 18/80 (22.5)
N. gonorrhoeae 3/4(75.0) 0/15 11/24 (45.8) 3/67 (4.5)
C. trachomatis 1/3 (33.3) 2/13 (15.4) 4/48 (8.3) 3/40 (7.5)
Bacterial vaginosis - 3/17 (17.6) - 12/71 (16.9)
T. vaginalis 1/11 (9.1) 1/21 (4.8) 1/81 (12.3) 9/80 (11.2)
C. albicans 0/11 1/20 (5.0) 3/82 (3.6) 21/80 (26.2)
Syphilis 1/11 (9.1) 2/21 (9.5) 2/85 (2.3) 2/78 (2.6)