Epidemiology of Infections in Women

Jan M H Risser, William L. Risser, Amanda Risser

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)581-599
Number of pages19
JournalInfectious Disease Clinics of North America
Volume22
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2008

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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