Lymphogranuloma venereum serovar L2b in Portugal
- Autores: Araújo C, Baptista T, Castro R, da Luz Martins Pereira F, Mansinho K, Nunes H, Prieto E, Vale A
- Journal: International journal of STD & AIDS
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20378898
Chlamydia trachomatis, serovar L2, is the causative agent of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), which during recent years has been responsible for various outbreaks reported among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Western Europe, America, Canada and Australia.