Two cases of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) in homosexual men in Stockholm

Publié le 1 Janvier 2005
Mis à jour le 05 Juillet 2019

Two cases of the sexually transmitted infection lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) were detected in men who have sex with men (MSM) in Sweden during 2004. LGV, a rare disease in Europe, is caused by serovars L1-L3 of the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis. (Introduction)

Auteur : Berglund T, Bratt G, Herrmann B, Karlsson A, Lofdahl M, Payne L
Eurosurveillance. European communicable disease quarterly, 2005, vol. 10, n°. 1-3, p. p. 56