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Table 2 Prevalence of vaginal bacterial species (cut off level: > 1 × 104 cells) for which a significant difference was observed by gingivitis status

From: The vaginal microflora in relation to gingivitis

Species No gingivitis (n = 64) Gingivitis (n = 116) p-value
Prevotella bivia 21.4 43.8 < 0.001
Prevotella disiens 15.7 40.2 < 0.001
Bacteroides ureolyticus 7.1 17.0 < 0.01
Mobiluncus curtisii 15.7 34.8 < 0.01
Mobiluncus mulieris 7.9 24.1 < 0.01
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 10.0 20.5 < 0.01
Gardnerella vaginalis 60.0 67.2 < 0.05
Prevotella intermedia 60.0 69.2 < 0.05
Prevotella nigrescens 10.8 24.3 < 0.05
Varibaculum cambriense 21.4 33.0 < 0.05
  1. Legend: Expressed as percentages.