To study prevalence of sexually transmitted discharge

Kshama Kedar, Jayesh Mukhi, Junior Resident, Department Maharashtra, India, Junior Resident, Jayesh Mukhi, Kshama Kedar, Jayesh Mukhi, Sarika Pawar, Waseemuddin Shaikh, Jayesh Mukhi (+4 others)
2015 MedPulse-International Medical Journal   unpublished
HIV is a matter of worldwide concern. more than 1 million contract a sexually transmitted infection (STI). in HIV seropositive women is high enough to warrant routine gynecological evaluation and RTI screening in these patients. Aims and Objective compare the prevalence of STI/RTI in HIV positive women with vaginal discharge on ART and not on ART. and Methods: In hospital based cross sectional study, total of 130 HIV positive women with vaginal discharge attending gynecology OPD were studied.
more » ... OPD were studied. 93.08 % of HIV positive women having vaginitis. Highest prevalence of STDs in HIV positive patients on ART was found in age group 26-30 yrs (39.39%) whereas in non ART patients prevalence was highest in age group >36 yrs (42.19%). HIV is a matter of worldwide concern. Every day, an estimated 5,700 people are infected with HIV, and more than 1 million contract a sexually transmitted infection (STI). The prevalence of gynecological in HIV seropositive women is high enough to warrant routine gynecological evaluation and RTI screening in these Aims and Objective: To study the prevalence of STI/RTI in HIV positive women with vaginal discharge and to he prevalence of STI/RTI in HIV positive women with vaginal discharge on ART and not on ART. In hospital based cross sectional study, total of 130 HIV positive women with vaginal discharge attending gynecology OPD were studied. Result: Mean age group of HIV positive patients having vaginal discharge was 30 93.08 % of HIV positive women having vaginitis. Highest prevalence of STDs in HIV positive patients on ART was 30 yrs (39.39%) whereas in non ART patients prevalence was highest in age group >36 yrs ositive, Vaginal discharge.
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