Colonization of the upper genital tract by vaginal bacterial species in nonpregnant women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, Volume 212, Issue 5, p.611.e1-9 (2015)


The objective of the study was to evaluate the upper genital tract (UGT) presence of vaginal bacterial species using sensitive molecular methods capable of detecting fastidious bacterial vaginosis (BV)-associated bacteria.