Survey of Trichomoniasis Among Women in Maiduguri - Nigeria
A survey of trichomoniasis among women in Maiduguri, Nigeria was carried out. Mid-stream early morning urine samples were obtained in screw-capped sterile bottles from 108 women aged between 11-60 years attending the State Specialist Hospital Maiduguri. Laboratory findings showed that 70(64.8%) of the women had trichomoniasis. Age groups between 21-25 years had the highest prevalence of infection 24(22.2%). This study confirms the prevalence of trichomoniasis in Maiduguri, Nigeria.
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