Haemophilus ducreyi: Clinical disease and pathogenesis

Jaffar A. Al-Tawfiq, Stanley M. Spinola

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Haemophilus ducreyi causes the sexually transmitted disease chancroid, which facilitates the transmission of HIV infection. This review focuses on recent advances in the epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and pathogenesis of this disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-47
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent Opinion in Infectious Diseases
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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