Reproductive Tract Infections in Nigeria: Challenges for a Fragile Health Infrastructure

  • Adeyemi O. Adekunle
  • Oladapo A. Ladipo
Part of the Reproductive Biology book series (RBIO)


Reproductive tract infections (RTIs) are frequent and troublesome disorders during the reproductive life of women. In many developed countries, accurate annual data on RTIs are available; in Nigeria, however, most information on RTIs emanate from hospital-based studies that often are not representative of the true incidence of RTIs at the community level.


Human Papilloma Virus Maternal Death Neisseria Gonorrhoeae Vaginal Discharge Genital Infection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adeyemi O. Adekunle
    • 1
  • Oladapo A. Ladipo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology College of MedicineUniversity of Ibadan University College HospitalIbadanNigeria

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