J M Marrazzo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and risks for bacterial vaginosis in women who have sex with women
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:335-9. 2010
  2. pmc Impact of patient characteristics on performance of nucleic acid amplification tests and DNA probe for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in women with genital infections
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:577-84. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual tourism: implications for travelers and the destination culture
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:103-20. 2005
  4. pmc Sexual practices, risk perception and knowledge of sexually transmitted disease risk among lesbian and bisexual women
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:6-12. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Mucopurulent cervicitis: no longer ignored, but still misunderstood
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:333-49, viii. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Women's satisfaction with an intravaginal Lactobacillus capsule for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:1053-60. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cervicitis among women with bacterial vaginosis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, and Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Infect Dis 193:617-24. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of urine-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to asymptomatic young men and their providers
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:147-53. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Management of women with cervicitis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:S102-10. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Acceptability of urine-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in asymptomatic young men: a systematic review
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:S28-33. 2008

Research Grants

  1. The Acquisition of Bacterial Vaginosis in Lesbians
    Jeanne Marrazzo; Fiscal Year: 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. pmc Prevalence and risks for bacterial vaginosis in women who have sex with women
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:335-9. 2010
    ..Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a common cause of vaginitis and, for unknown reasons, is common in lesbian and bisexual women. We defined risks for prevalent BV in lesbian and bisexual women with attention to detailed sexual risk history...
  2. pmc Impact of patient characteristics on performance of nucleic acid amplification tests and DNA probe for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in women with genital infections
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:577-84. 2005
    ..These findings support expanded use of NAAT for screening and diagnosis of C. trachomatis in diverse clinical populations of women...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sexual tourism: implications for travelers and the destination culture
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:103-20. 2005
    ..Most of the relevant diagnostic tests are relatively affordable, and patient-centered risk-reduction counseling, once mastered, can be brief and easily integrated into the overall conversation about protecting oneself during travel...
  4. pmc Sexual practices, risk perception and knowledge of sexually transmitted disease risk among lesbian and bisexual women
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:6-12. 2005
    ..However, few data on sexual practices or perceived STD risk among lesbians are available to guide development of interventions aimed at reducing the risk...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mucopurulent cervicitis: no longer ignored, but still misunderstood
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 19:333-49, viii. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Women's satisfaction with an intravaginal Lactobacillus capsule for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:1053-60. 2006
    ..To assess women's satisfaction with a vaginal capsule containing human-derived, H(2)O(2)-producing Lactobacillus crispatus at completion of a randomized, placebo-controlled study for treatment of bacterial vaginosis (BV)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for cervicitis among women with bacterial vaginosis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, and Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Infect Dis 193:617-24. 2006
    ..Cervicitis commonly occurs in women with bacterial vaginosis (BV), often without concomitant chlamydial or gonococcal infection. The risk factors for cervicitis have not been described...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of urine-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis to asymptomatic young men and their providers
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:147-53. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to describe acceptability of urine chlamydia testing among asymptomatic men and providers' attitudes toward testing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Management of women with cervicitis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 44:S102-10. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Acceptability of urine-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in asymptomatic young men: a systematic review
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:S28-33. 2008
    ..Interventions to enhance uptake of testing in asymptomatic men should be developed and selected with underlying C. trachomatis population prevalence in mind...
  11. pmc Relationship of specific vaginal bacteria and bacterial vaginosis treatment failure in women who have sex with women
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    University of Washington and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:20-8. 2008
    ..Bacterial vaginosis frequently persists after treatment. The role of newly defined bacterial vaginosis-associated bacteria (BVAB), which have a specificity for this condition of 97% or greater, has not been assessed...
  12. pmc Distribution of genital Lactobacillus strains shared by female sex partners
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:680-3. 2009
    ..04) and increased bacterial vaginosis risk (odds ratio, 4.2; 95% confidence interval, 1.4-13.4). Of 31 couples monogamous for >3 months, rep-PCR fingerprints were identical in both members in 23 (77%)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evolving issues in understanding and treating bacterial vaginosis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    University of Washington, Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, 325 Ninth Avenue, Mailbox 359931, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2:913-22. 2004
    ..For these reasons, innovative approaches to therapy are urgently required...
  14. pmc Barriers to infectious disease care among lesbians
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1974-8. 2004
    ..Education of lesbians and their care providers should counter assumptions that sex between women confers no risk for transmission of sexually transmitted infections, and lesbians should receive Pap smears according to current guidelines...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reproductive health history of lesbians: implications for care
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washngton, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1298-304. 2004
    ..We report lifetime pregnancy-related outcomes and hormonal contraception for 392 women who reported sexual activity with another woman in the preceding year...
  16. ncbi request reprint Genital human papillomavirus infection in women who have sex with women
    J M Marrazzo
    Departments of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA s
    J Infect Dis 178:1604-9. 1998
    ..Current smoking was associated with detectable HPV DNA. Genital HPV infection and squamous intraepithelial lesions are common among women who are sexually active with women and occur among those who have not had sex with men...
  17. ncbi request reprint Genital human papillomavirus infection in women who have sex with women: a concern for patients and providers
    J M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 14:447-51. 2000
    ..WSW and their providers should understand that sex between women may confer a risk of HPV transmission; risk of transmission of other STD, including HIV, deserves further study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Genital human papillomavirus infection in women who have sex with women: a review
    J M Marrazzo
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seatle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 183:770-4. 2000
    ..Women who have sex with women should receive Papanicolaou smear screening in accord with current guidelines...
  19. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of female sexually transmitted disease clinic clients who report same-sex behaviour
    J M Marrazzo
    Departments of Medicine, University of Washington, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 12:41-6. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Urine-based screening for Chlamydia trachomatis in men attending sexually transmitted disease clinics
    J M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 28:219-25. 2001
    ..Nucleic acid-amplified tests for Chlamydia trachomatis are accurate but costly. Screening strategies for asymptomatic men are needed...
  21. pmc Papanicolaou test screening and prevalence of genital human papillomavirus among women who have sex with women
    J M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:947-52. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine frequency of and attitudes toward Papanicolaou (Pap) test screening in women who have sex with women (WSW) and to determine prevalence of genital human papillomavirus (HPV)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Characterization of vaginal flora and bacterial vaginosis in women who have sex with women
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:1307-13. 2002
    ..These data support the hypothesis that sexual exchange of vaginal secretions is a possible mechanism for acquisition of BV...
  23. ncbi request reprint Predicting chlamydial and gonococcal cervical infection: implications for management of cervicitis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:579-84. 2002
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for infection with herpes simplex virus type-1 and -2 among lesbians
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:890-5. 2003
    ..Sexual transmission of bacterial and viral sexually transmitted disease has been reported between women. No data are available on seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type-1 (HSV-1) and type-2 (HSV-2) among lesbians...
  25. ncbi request reprint Molecular identification of bacteria associated with bacterial vaginosis
    David N Fredricks
    Program in Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1899-911. 2005
    ..The cause of bacterial vaginosis remains poorly understood despite numerous studies based on cultures. Bacteria in microbial communities can be identified without cultivation by characterizing their ribosomal DNA (rDNA) sequences...
  26. pmc Changes in vaginal bacterial concentrations with intravaginal metronidazole therapy for bacterial vaginosis as assessed by quantitative PCR
    David N Fredricks
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:721-6. 2009
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  27. ncbi request reprint The clinical and economic consequences of screening young men for genital chlamydial infection
    Rachel H S Ginocchio
    Department of Health Services, Maternal and Child Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 30:99-106. 2003
    ..Wide-scale application of urine-based screening of asymptomatic men for chlamydial infection has not been thoroughly assessed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Population-based outreach for Chlamydia screening in men: results from a randomized trial
    Delia Scholes
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:837-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of population-based outreach strategies to improve genital Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) screening in men...
  29. pmc Diversity of human vaginal bacterial communities and associations with clinically defined bacterial vaginosis
    Brian B Oakley
    Program in Infectious Diseases, D3 100, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:4898-909. 2008
    ..The human vagina hosts many bacteria that are only distantly related to known species, and subjects with BV harbor particularly taxon-rich and diverse bacterial communities...
  30. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia trachomatis infection in asymptomatic men
    D Scott LaMontagne
    Center for Health Training, Seattle, Washington 98144, USA
    Am J Prev Med 24:36-42. 2003
    ..Established C. trachomatis screening programs for women have demonstrated the benefit of routine screening in reducing prevalence over time, but the yield and benefit of screening asymptomatic men are unclear...
  31. pmc Risks for acquisition of bacterial vaginosis among women who report sex with women: a cohort study
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e11139. 2010
    ..Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is common in women who have sex with women. While cross-sectional data support a role for sexual transmission, risks for incident BV have not been prospectively studied in this group...
  32. ncbi request reprint Selective testing criteria for gonorrhea among young women screened for Chlamydial infection: contribution of race and geographic prevalence
    Lisa E Manhart
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:731-7. 2007
    ..Selective screening criteria have been widely implemented for genital Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) infections but have rarely been developed for Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) infection...
  33. ncbi request reprint Superficial hepatic capsular lesions in a systemically ill young woman
    Lindy S Klaff
    Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:139-40. 2007
  34. pmc Routine HIV testing in the context of syndromic management of sexually transmitted infections: outcomes of the first phase of a training programme in Botswana
    M R Weaver
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, 901 Boren, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 84:259-64. 2008
    ....
  35. pmc Targeted PCR for detection of vaginal bacteria associated with bacterial vaginosis
    David N Fredricks
    Program in Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue, North, D3 100, Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3270-6. 2007
    ..PCR detection of one or more fastidious bacterial species is a more reliable indicator of BV than detection of bacteria, such as Gardnerella vaginalis, previously linked to BV, highlighting the potential of PCR for the diagnosis of BV...
  36. ncbi request reprint Chlamydial infections among female adolescents screened in juvenile detention centers in Washington State, 1998-2002
    Kathryn H Lofy
    Washington State Department of Health, Washington, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:63-7. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess trends in Chlamydia trachomatis positivity and associated risk factors among detained female adolescents...
  37. ncbi request reprint Hormonal contraceptive use modulates the local inflammatory response to bacterial vaginosis
    T L Cherpes
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 84:57-61. 2008
    ....
  38. pmc Elusive aetiology of bacterial vaginosis. Do lesbians have a clue?
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Sex Transm Infect 83:424-5. 2007
  39. ncbi request reprint Correlates of sexually transmitted infections in young women
    H Hunter Handsfield
    J Infect Dis 195:303; author reply 303-5. 2007
  40. pmc Cervical specimen order and performance measures of Chlamydia trachomatis diagnostic testing
    Khalil G Ghanem
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, B3 North, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5295-7. 2005
    ..Specimen collection order did not appear to affect the diagnostic accuracy of these tests...
  41. ncbi request reprint Dangerous assumptions: lesbians and sexual death
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    Sex Transm Dis 32:570-1. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Re-evaluating selective screening criteria for chlamydial infection among women in the U S Pacific Northwest
    D Scott La Montagne
    Health Protection Agency, Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, London, UK
    Sex Transm Dis 31:283-9. 2004
    ..Changes in the field, including declines in CT prevalence, introduction of sensitive laboratory tests, and budgetary pressures necessitate reevaluating the selective screening approach to ensure program credibility and efficiency...
  43. ncbi request reprint Expanding the spectrum of pathogens in urethritis: implications for presumptive therapy?
    Lisa E Manhart
    Clin Infect Dis 45:872-4. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint A persistent(ly) enigmatic ecological mystery: bacterial vaginosis
    Jeanne M Marrazzo
    J Infect Dis 193:1475-7. 2006

Research Grants11

  1. The Acquisition of Bacterial Vaginosis in Lesbians
    Jeanne Marrazzo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Lesbian couples provide a unique opportunity to conduct comparative studies of vaginal microbial ecology in sex partners, and to directly analyze determinants of transmission. ..