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Table 2 Proportion of at least one STDa among symptomaticb and asymptomatic MSM, INI/Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro,Brazil

From: Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and syphilis among men who have sex with men in Brazil

At least one STD Symptomaticb, n (%) Asymptomatic, n (%)
Yes 15 (28.8) 37 (17.5)
No 37 (71.2) 174 (82.5)
Total 52 (100.0) 211 (100.0)
  1. aAt Least One STD = Chlamydia/Gonoccocal urethral and/or anal infection or Syphilis
  2. bSyntomatic = report of uretrhal/anal discharge, anal or genital nodule, anal or genital ulcer, spontaneous anal pain, tenesm and, anal pruritis