Table 3

Determination of the percentage of microorganisms from vaginal swabs of control group
Strain Cultural characters Identified Microorganisms Total percentage (%)in various age groups
20–30 31–40
1 Oval budding cells Candida sp. 13 (1 +) 10 (1 +)
2 G + cocci Staphylococcus saprophyticus. 09 (1 +) 12 (1+)
3 G + cocci in chains Streptococcus agalactiae 10 (1+) 08 (1 +)
4 G- coccobacilli E. coli 06 (1+) 04 (1 +)
5 G+,long filamentous rods Lactobacillus fermentum . 12 (1 +) 16 (1 +)

Vaginal swabs were obtained from women of control group and processed. The table shows the percentages and semi-quantitative grading in parenthesis of isolated and identified microorganism from 20–30 years and 31–40 years of age (n = 100 for each group).

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Kazi et al. BMC Urology 2012 12:22   doi:10.1186/1471-2490-12-22

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