Case-controlled study into detection of vulvovaginal candidiasis
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Case-controlled study into detection of vulvovaginal candidiasis

Vari Drennan Professor, Healthcare and policy research, St George’s University of London and Kingston University, London

This case-control study investigated whether patient self-taken low vaginal swabs (LVS) are a valid alternative to high vaginal swabs (HVS) for the detection of vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC) and bacterial vaginosis (BV).

Primary Health Care. 28, 1, 13-13. doi: 10.7748/phc.28.1.13.s12

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