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Table 3 Correlates of HIV infection and other STIs in MSM attendants in Shenyang, China (N = 183)

From: Mycoplasma Genitalium and Mycoplasma Hominis are prevalent and correlated with HIV risk in MSM: a cross-sectional study in Shenyang, China

Variables   All (%) HIV Positive (rate, %) P-value
DNA test of 10-STIs
 Mh. No 170 (92.9) 30 (17.6) 0.013
Yes 13 (7.1) 6 (46.2)  
 Mg. No 155 (84.7) 25 (16.1) 0.005
Yes 28 (15.3) 11 (39.3)  
NG. No 182 (99.5) 36 (19.8) 0.620
Yes 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0)  
CT. No 175 (95.6) 35 (20.0) 0.602
Yes 8 (4.4) 1 (12.8)  
Ureaplasma Urealyticum
 Uuu No 175 (95.6) 34 (19.4) 0.698
Yes 8 (4.4) 2 (25.0)  
 Uup1 No 183 (100.0) 36 (19.7) NA
Yes 0 (0.0)   
 Uup3 No 183 (100.0) 36 (19.7) NA
Yes 0 (0.0) NA  
 Uup6 No 183 (100.0) 36 (19.7) NA
Yes 0 (0.0) NA  
 Uup14 No 183 (100.0) 36 (19.7) NA
Yes 0 (0.0) NA  
 HSV-2 No 181 (98.9) 36 (19.9) 0.482
Yes 2 (1.1) 0 (0.0)  
Plasma syphilisa No 161 (88.0) 27 (16.8) 0.008
  Yes 22 (12.0) 9 (40.9)  
Rapid test of Hepatitis
 HAV-IgM No 181 (98.9) 36 (19.8) 0.210
Yes 2 (1.1) 0 (0.0)  
 HBsAg No 177 (96.7) 34 (19.2) 0.392
Yes 6 (3.3) 2 (33.3)  
 HCV-Ab No 182 (99.5) 36 (19.8) 0.620
Yes 1 (0.5) 0 (0.0)  
  1. a, both RPR and TPPA positive testing results were regarded as currently infected with syphilis. Uu ureaplasma urealyticum, Up Ureaplasma parvum