Mycoplasma genitalium Infection in Young Women Without Urogenital Symptoms Presenting to a Community-Based Emergency Department in Birmingham, Alabama

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  • ABSTRACT: We used the Food and Drug Administration-cleared Aptima Mycoplasma genitalium assay to evaluate for M. genitalium infection among young women without urogenital symptoms presenting to a community-based emergency department in Birmingham, Alabama, between August 2016 to August 2019 for evaluation of nongynecological concerns. M. genitalium was detected in 23 (14.8%) of 155 women.
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  • Gragg SD; Gupta KA; Olson KM; Van Der Pol B; Xiao L; Waites KB; Geisler WM
  • Start Page

  • e27
  • End Page

  • e29
  • Volume

  • 48
  • Issue

  • 2