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Table 2 Crude and age standardized prevalence rates of woman, by age groups and syndromes of sexual transmitted infections diagnosed by syndromic approach in Monastir (2007–2017)

From: Syndromic surveillance of female sexually transmitted infections in primary care: a descriptive study in Monastir, Tunisia, 2007─2017

  Cases (%) (11 years) CIR (95%CI) a ASR (95%CI) a
Overall 40,388 (100) 1393 (1348–1438) 1328 (1284–1372)
Age groups (Years)
 0–4 6 (0.0) 2.24 (−3–8)  
 5–14 77 (0.2) 15 (4–27)  
 15–19 1060 (2.6) 407 (326–488)  
 20–29 9986 (24.7) 1630 (1524–1735)  
 30–39 15,318 (37.9) 3453 (3274–3631)  
 40–49 10,268 (25.4) 2886 (2703–3049)  
  ≥ 50 3673 (9.1) 700 (625–774)  
Syndromes
 PP 6126 (15.2) 211 (193–228)  
 GU 336 (0.8) 11 (7–15)  
 VD 33,926 (84.0) 1170 (1129–1211)  
 Cervicitis 1099 (2.7) 37 (29–45)  
 Vaginitis 6519 (16.1) 224 (206–242)
 Vaginosis 26,308 (65.1) 907 (871–943)
  1. aper 100,000 person year, CIR crude Incidence rate, ASR age standardized rate, 95%CI 95% Confidence Interval, PP Pelvic Pain, VD Vaginal Discharge, GU Genital Ulceration