TABLE 3.

Association of adverse outcomes in pregnancy with common lactobacillus isolates

Adverse outcome (no. of women affected/total)% (no.) of women with adverse outcome
L. jenseniiL. vaginalisL. crispatusL. gasseri
AbsentPresentAbsentPresentAbsentPresentAbsentPresent
Bacterial vaginosis (11/72)19 (11)0 (0)17 (10)7 (1)19 (10)5 (1)14 (7)17 (4)
Preterm birth (18/73)28 (16)13 (2)29 (17)7 (1)25 (13)24 (5)24 (12)26 (6)
Chorioamnionitis (12/37)39 (11)11 (1)31 (10)40 (2)29 (7)39 (5)39 (10)18 (2)
Chorioamnionitis and/or preterm birth (26/73)40 (23)20 (3)39 (23)21 (3)35 (18)38 (8)36 (18)35 (8)