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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 21, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 16, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich

Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment
Overactive Bladder Syndrome Procedure: retrospective data analysis

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 766 participants
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Study Start Date : January 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2013

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MedlinePlus related topics: Gonorrhea

Intervention Details:
  • Procedure: retrospective data analysis
    retrospective data analysis

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. prevalence of ureaplasma urealyticum [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ]
  2. prevalence of mycoplasma hominis [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ]
  3. prevalence of neisseria gonorrhea [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ]
  4. prevalence of chlamydia trachomatis [ Time Frame: time of urogynecologic assessment ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes 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 (NCT number): 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

Responsible Party: University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01559623     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: OAB2012
First Posted: March 21, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2014
Last Verified: December 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Bladder, Overactive
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms