Campylobacter jejuni/coli as Trigger of Reactive Arthritis

  • Kjetil K. Melby
  • Tore K. Kvien
  • Anne Glennås


Campylobacter jejuni/coli (CJ) is a common enteric disease pathogen also in Norway. The incidence rate (IR) in 1994 was 24,4/100.000 in Norway, and in the Oslo area (pop. 471.000) the IR was 35,1/100.000.


Chlamydia Trachomatis Stool Specimen Reactive Arthritis Yersinia Enterocolitica Prospective Epidemiological Study 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kjetil K. Melby
    • 1
  • Tore K. Kvien
    • 2
  • Anne Glennås
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyUllevaal University HospitalOsloNorway
  2. 2.Department of RheumatologyThe Norwegian Lutheran HospitalOsloNorway

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