Abstract

Adolescent and young adult chlamydia and gonorrhea rates in rural versus urban communities of Pennsylvania were analyzed from 2004 to 2014. Higher rates of chlamydia and gonorrhea have been documented in rural youth, making them more likely to acquire to suffer adverse outcomes than youth in urban populations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)99-102
Number of pages4
JournalSexually Transmitted Diseases
Volume45
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2018

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Chlamydia
Gonorrhea
Young Adult
Urban Population

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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