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Table 1 Patient characteristics in the STD and subfertility cohorts.

From: The CD14 functional gene polymorphism -260 C>T is not involved in either the susceptibility to Chlamydia trachomatis infection or the development of tubal pathology

    STD cohort Subfertility cohort
n    576 253
CT DNA (LCx) +   184  
  -   392  
CT IgG +   217  
  -   359  
CT IgG (MIF) + (> = 32)    41
  - (<32)    212
Coinfections -   401  
  +   175  
   C. albicans 160  
   N. gonorrhoea 7  
   T. vaginalis 6  
   H. simplex virus 1 2  
   H. simplex virus 2 5  
Symptoms -   335  
  +   221  
   Vulvovaginal discharge 157  
   Abdominal pain 81  
   Dysuria 58  
   Bleeding during/after coitus 25  
Age Average   23.6 y 30 y
  Range   15 – 41 y 19 – 39 y
  Median   23 y 31 y
Tubal Pathology +    50
  -    203
  1. Abbreviations: CT: C. trachomatis; STD: sexually transmitted disease; TP: tubal pathology