HSV Seroprevalence and Diagnosis of Genital Herpes in Pregnant Women

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00291044
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 13, 2006
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2010
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Stony Brook University

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Primary Completion Date : No date given
  Actual Study Completion Date : September 2009
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