Haemophilus ducreyi

Clinical disease and pathogenesis

Jaffar A. Al-Tawfiq, Stanley Spinola

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Abstract

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
Pages (from-to)43-47
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent Opinion in Infectious Diseases
Volume15
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2002

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Haemophilus ducreyi
Chancroid
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
HIV Infections
Epidemiology

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  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Immunology

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Haemophilus ducreyi : Clinical disease and pathogenesis. / Al-Tawfiq, Jaffar A.; Spinola, Stanley.

In: Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2002, p. 43-47.

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