Diagnosis of Bacterial Vaginosis Comparing Modified Hay/Ison With Molecular Diagnosis
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Diagnosis of bacterial vaginosis comparing modified Hay/Ison with molecular diagnosis [ Time Frame: 4 month ]
Comparing the Gram stained vaginal smears using Hay/Ison (i.e. BV or normal) criteria with a molecular PCR method with 5 different bacterium and after an algoritm end up with the result (i.e. BV or normal). The number of women with the diagnosis of BV with each of the diagnostic test can be compared calculatitng a KAPPA index
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
women that are scheduled a therapeutic abortion screening visiting Skaraborg hospital Sweden
women scheduled a therapeutic abortion (Before 12th week) will be screened for gential infections such as chlamydia and Gc together with bacterial vaginosis