Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in the general population of women in Qatar.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Sexually transmitted infections, Volume 89 Suppl 3, p.iii57-60 (2013)


2013, Adult, Chlamydia Infections, Chlamydia trachomatis, Cross-Sectional Studies, Female, Humans, July 2014, Middle Aged, Prevalence, Qatar, Questionnaires, Risk Factors, Sentinel Surveillance, Sexual Behavior, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Women's Health


The Arabian Gulf region has limited epidemiological data related to sexually transmitted infections. The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection among general population women in Doha, Qatar.