Colonization of the Female Urethra With Mycoplasma Hominis, Ureaplasma Urealyticum, Chlamydia Trachomatis, or Neisseria Gonorrhea in Patients With Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms

This study has been completed.
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University of Zurich Identifier:
First received: March 19, 2012
Last updated: December 15, 2014
Last verified: December 2014

The purpose of this study is to assess the prevalence of mycoplasma hominis, ureaplasma urealyticum, neisseria gonorrhea, and chlamydia trachomatis in women with overactive bladder symptoms, and to correlate these findings with cystoscopic and urodynamic findings.

Condition Intervention
Overactive Bladder Syndrome
Procedure: retrospective data analysis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective

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Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • prevalence of ureaplasma urealyticum [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • prevalence of mycoplasma hominis [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • prevalence of neisseria gonorrhea [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • prevalence of chlamydia trachomatis [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 766
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: February 2013
Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Procedure: retrospective data analysis
    retrospective data analysis

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

clinic for urogynecology


Inclusion criteria:

  • women with urogynecologic and urodynamic examination at our institution between 1.1.2009 and 31.12.2011

Exclusion criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01559623

University Hospital Zurich, Gynecology
Zurich, ZH, Switzerland, 8091
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Principal Investigator: David Amos Scheiner, MD University Hospital Zurich, Division of Gynecology
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Responsible Party: University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01559623     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: OAB2012
Study First Received: March 19, 2012
Last Updated: December 15, 2014
Health Authority: Switzerland: Swissmedic

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urinary Bladder, Overactive
Signs and Symptoms
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Urological Manifestations processed this record on October 06, 2015