The use of a water-based lubricant during digital vaginal examination has a modest effect on the yield of subsequent chlamydia testing by PCR, but should not preclude testing if a digital examination was performed before specimen collection.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Sexually Transmitted Diseases|
|State||Published - 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
- Microbiology (medical)