Detection of Mycoplasma hominis in Trichomonas vaginalis by PCR

Shun li Fang, Jian chun Xiao, Zhao rong Lun

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Twelve of 28 isolates of Trichomonas vaginalis collected from patients in hospitals in Guangzhou were found naturally infected with Mycoplasma hominis by PCR using specific primers. It suggests that the symbiosis of M. hominis in T. vaginalis also commonly occurs in China.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)144-145
Number of pages2
JournalZhongguo ji sheng chong xue yu ji sheng chong bing za zhi = Chinese journal of parasitology & parasitic diseases
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 30 2006
Externally publishedYes

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  • Medicine(all)


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