Eyrun F Kjetland

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Herpes simplex virus type 2 prevalence of epidemic proportions in rural Zimbabwean women: association with other sexually transmitted infections
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 272:67-73. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Simple clinical manifestations of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection in rural Zimbabwean women
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:311-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevention of gynecologic contact bleeding and genital sandy patches by childhood anti-schistosomal treatment
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:79-83. 2008
  4. doi request reprint A review of female genital schistosomiasis
    Eyrun F Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Trends Parasitol 28:58-65. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The first community-based report on the effect of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection on female fertility
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases Ullevaal, Oslo University Hospital, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Fertil Steril 94:1551-3. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Schistosomiasis PCR in vaginal lavage as an indicator of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection in rural Zimbabwean women
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Ullevaal Department of Infectious Diseases, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:1050-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Female genital schistosomiasis--a differential diagnosis to sexually transmitted disease: genital itch and vaginal discharge as indicators of genital Schistosoma haematobium morbidity in a cross-sectional study in endemic rural Zimbabwe
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1509-17. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Association between genital schistosomiasis and HIV in rural Zimbabwean women
    Eyrun F Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    AIDS 20:593-600. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Genital schistosomiasis in women: a clinical 12-month in vivo study following treatment with praziquantel
    Eyrun F Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:740-52. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Exploring the feasibility and possible efficacy of mass treatment and education of young females as schistosomiasis influences the HIV epidemic
    Linn Elisabeth Lillerud
    University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 281:455-60. 2010

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Herpes simplex virus type 2 prevalence of epidemic proportions in rural Zimbabwean women: association with other sexually transmitted infections
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 272:67-73. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the prevalences of the STIs and their clinical correlates in rural Zimbabwean women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Simple clinical manifestations of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection in rural Zimbabwean women
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:311-9. 2005
    ..Mucosal sandy patches seem to be pathognomonic for S. haematobium infection in the female genitals. Coexistence of ova and other lesions may not be causal...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevention of gynecologic contact bleeding and genital sandy patches by childhood anti-schistosomal treatment
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:79-83. 2008
    ..The study indicates that early treatment may be more efficient for gynecologic morbidity control. Findings warrant an exploration into several chemotherapeutic agents administered at an early age, as well as in adults...
  4. doi request reprint A review of female genital schistosomiasis
    Eyrun F Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Trends Parasitol 28:58-65. 2012
    ..Further research is needed to find simple, low-tech diagnostic methods, treatment for chronic lesions, and to explore the preventive effects of mass drug administration on symptoms, sandy patches, HPV and the HIV epidemic...
  5. doi request reprint The first community-based report on the effect of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection on female fertility
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases Ullevaal, Oslo University Hospital, Medical Faculty, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Fertil Steril 94:1551-3. 2010
    ..S. haematobium ova in genital tissue was found to be significantly associated with infertility...
  6. doi request reprint Schistosomiasis PCR in vaginal lavage as an indicator of genital Schistosoma haematobium infection in rural Zimbabwean women
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Ullevaal Department of Infectious Diseases, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:1050-5. 2009
    ..The presence of Schistosoma DNA may be greater in the recent lesions (e.g., in younger women). For diagnosis in rural areas and in large studies, Schistosoma PCR could become a supplement to gynecologic examinations...
  7. doi request reprint Female genital schistosomiasis--a differential diagnosis to sexually transmitted disease: genital itch and vaginal discharge as indicators of genital Schistosoma haematobium morbidity in a cross-sectional study in endemic rural Zimbabwe
    Eyrun Floerecke Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1509-17. 2008
    ..To examine the association between schistosomiasis and reproductive tract symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association between genital schistosomiasis and HIV in rural Zimbabwean women
    Eyrun F Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    AIDS 20:593-600. 2006
    ..To determine the association between female genital Schistosoma haematobium infection and HIV...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genital schistosomiasis in women: a clinical 12-month in vivo study following treatment with praziquantel
    Eyrun F Kjetland
    Centre for Imported and Tropical Diseases, Department of Infectious Diseases, Ullevaal University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:740-52. 2006
    ..Findings were independent of HIV status. Such lesions, which are common and apparently refractory to treatment for at least 12 months, may be an important risk factor for both the acquisition and transmission of HIV...
  10. doi request reprint Exploring the feasibility and possible efficacy of mass treatment and education of young females as schistosomiasis influences the HIV epidemic
    Linn Elisabeth Lillerud
    University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 281:455-60. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate young girls' risk factors for gynaecological schistosomiasis, possible protective factors and possibilities for behavioural change and mass treatment in rural Tanzania...