Genital tract infections in women

Med Clin North Am. 1995 Nov;79(6):1271-98. doi: 10.1016/s0025-7125(16)30002-5.


The future holds promise of new, more accurate diagnostic tests; more effective therapies; and development of better barriers and eventual vaccines. GTI is, however, and for the foreseeable future will continue to be a major health care problem for women, requiring careful surveillance, management, and ongoing education for both patient and provider.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Genital Diseases, Female / diagnosis
  • Genital Diseases, Female / epidemiology
  • Genital Diseases, Female / microbiology*
  • Humans
  • Infections / microbiology
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases / microbiology