TABLE 2

Female Mycoplasma genitalium and Trichomonas vaginalis transcription-mediated amplification detection frequencies delineated by health care settinga

Health care settingNo.Comparative detection frequency (%)P valueInstances (%) of sole Mycoplasma genitalium detectionb
Mycoplasma genitaliumTrichomonas vaginalis
Outpatient OB/GYN1,032106 (10.3)66 (6.4)0.00185 (80.2)
Inpatient OB/GYN467 (15.2)5 (10.9)0.545 (71.4)
Suburban family care26118 (6.9)14 (5.4)0.4712 (66.7)
Urban family care38441 (10.7)39 (10.2)0.8126 (63.4)c
ER/urgent care755110 (14.6)98 (13.0)0.3775 (68.2)d
  • a Adapted from reference 29.

  • b This indicates M. genitalium detections not involving codetection with another STI agent.

  • c P = 0.03 versus instances of sole M. genitalium detection from outpatient OB/GYN.

  • d P = 0.04 versus instances of sole M. genitalium detection from outpatient OB/GYN.