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Trichomonas infection in pregnancy--does it affect perinatal outcome?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6845046     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Antenatal patients free of Trichomonas vaginalis vaginal infection were compared with infected patients, half of whom were treated and half left untreated. The treated group was given benzoylmetronidazole 50 ml (2 g metronidazole equivalent) as a single dose. The mode of treatment was found to be very palatable and highly effective. The birth weights and gestational age at delivery were similar in all three groups.
S M Ross; A van Middelkoop
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Comparative Study; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial    
Journal Detail:
Title:  South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde     Volume:  63     ISSN:  0256-9574     ISO Abbreviation:  S. Afr. Med. J.     Publication Date:  1983 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-06-10     Completed Date:  1983-06-10     Revised Date:  2014-09-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404520     Medline TA:  S Afr Med J     Country:  SOUTH AFRICA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  566-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Antitrichomonal Agents / administration & dosage*
Birth Weight / drug effects
Infant, Newborn
Metronidazole / administration & dosage,  analogs & derivatives*
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / drug therapy*
Trichomonas Infections / drug therapy*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antitrichomonal Agents; 13182-89-3/benzoylmetronidazole; 140QMO216E/Metronidazole

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