volume 22, issue 4, P581-599 2008
DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2008.05.001
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Jan M.H. Risser, William L. Risser, Amanda L. Risser

Abstract: This article describes the epidemiologic profiles of sexually transmitted infections seen in US women. We present a brief description of the infectious agent, describe the epidemiology of the infection among women in terms of race/ethnicity and age (if those data are available), and present what is known about the behavioral risk factors associated with acquisition.