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Table 3 Prevalence of current genital C.trachomatis infection by PCR in the unexplained group in relation to type and duration using the PCR technique

From: Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in Egyptian women with unexplained infertility, comparing real-time PCR techniques to standard serology tests: case control study

  Type of infertility   Infertility duration  
  1ry 2ry P <5 years ≥5 years p
Ct PCR + ve (n = 3) 0.0 (0 %) 3 .0 (21 %) 0.019 1.0 (4.0 %) 2.0 (8.0 %) 0.602
Ct PCR-ve (n = 47) 36 (100 %) 11 (79 %)   25 (96 %) 22 (92 %)  
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