Presentation: Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
This presentation summarises the main data from the ECDC Annual epidemiological reports 2017 on chlamydia, gonorrhoea, lymphogranuloma venereum, (congenital) syphilis
Lymphogranuloma venereum - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017
In 2017, 24 countries provided LGV surveillance data. Fifteen countries reported a total of 1 989 cases, while the
remaining nine reported no cases.
Quantifying unmet prevention needs among msm in europe through a multi-site bio-behavioural survey
Mirandola, M., Gios, L., Sherriff, N., Marcus, U., Toskin, I., Rosinska, M., Schink, S., Kühlmann-Berenzon, S., Suligoi, B., Folch, C., Nöstlinger, C., Dias, S., Stanekova, D., Klavs, I., Caplinskas, S., Rafila, A., Marin, C., Alexiev, I., Zohrabyan, L., Noori, T., Menel-Lemos, C.
Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) in men who have sex with men (MSM): A re-emerging problem, Malta, 2018
Donachie, A., Spiteri, G., Barbara, C., Melillo, T., Hadad, R., Farrugia, A.G., Unemo, M., Padovese, V.
Lymphogranuloma venereum - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a systemic STI caused by Chlamydia trachomatis serovars L1, L2, or L3. In 2016, 2 043 cases of LGV were reported in 22 countries.
Disability weights for infectious diseases in four European countries: comparison between countries and across respondent characteristics.
De Noordhout, C.M., Devleesschauwer, B., Salomon, J.A., Turner, H., Cassini, A., Colzani, E., Speybroeck, N., Polinder, S., Kretzschmar, M.E., Havelaar, A.H., Haagsma, J.A.
Lymphogranuloma venereum - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2015
In 2015, 1 787 cases of Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) were reported in 23 countries.
Lymphogranuloma venereum - Annual Epidemiological Report 2016 [2014 data]
In 2014, 1 416 cases of LGV were reported in 21 countries.
How to control chlamydia – an ECDC guidance for Europe
They are young and mostly female: with more than 3.2 million cases between 2005 and 2014, chlamydia remains the most commonly reported sexually transmitted infection (STI) across Europe. The updated ECDC guidance on chlamydia control in Europe makes the case for national chlamydia control strategies in the EU Member States and shows ways to develop, implement or improve national or local control activities.