LA CERVICITE: ANTECEDENT DE L'INFECTION PELVIENNE: UNE MISE AU POINT

Translated title of the contribution: Cervicitis as an antecedent to pelvic infection: A review

L. G. Keith, Mitchell D Creinin, M. W. Method, D. Hidvegi

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Abstract

The cervix is the anatomic and functional gateway to the upper generative tract. Bacteria must pass through it to arrive at the upper levels of the pelvis. They do so by a variety of means including bacteriospermia and in a 'piggy-back' fashion on trichomonads.

Translated title of the contributionCervicitis as an antecedent to pelvic infection: A review
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)931-940
Number of pages10
JournalContraception Fertilite Sexualite
Volume17
Issue number10
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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