Christina A Muzny

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trichomonas vaginalis infection among women receiving gynaecological care at an Alabama HIV Clinic
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:514-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Sexual behaviors, perception of sexually transmitted infection risk, and practice of safe sex among southern African American women who have sex with women
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:395-400. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and risk behaviors among African American women who have sex with women: does sex with men make a difference?
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:1118-25. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Symptomatic Trichomonas vaginalis infection in the setting of severe nitroimidazole allergy: successful treatment with boric acid
    Christina Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Health 9:389-91. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Genotypic characterization of Trichomonas vaginalis isolates among women who have sex with women in sexual partnerships
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:556-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Lack of evidence for sexual transmission of genital Candida species among women who have sex with women: a mixed methods study
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 90:165-70. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Misperceptions regarding protective barrier method use for safer sex among African-American women who have sex with women
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Health 10:138-41. 2013
  8. doi request reprint The clinical spectrum of Trichomonas vaginalis infection and challenges to management
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:423-5. 2013
  9. pmc Diagnostic rates differ on the basis of the number of read days with the use of the InPouch culture system for Trichomonas vaginalis screening
    Charles A Rivers
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Medicine Infectious Diseases, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3875-6. 2013
  10. pmc Characterization of the vaginal microbiota among sexual risk behavior groups of women with bacterial vaginosis
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e80254. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Trichomonas vaginalis infection among women receiving gynaecological care at an Alabama HIV Clinic
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:514-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of T vaginalis (using culture) among HIV-infected women receiving gynaecological care at an university HIV clinic in Alabama in addition to predictors of infection...
  2. doi request reprint Sexual behaviors, perception of sexually transmitted infection risk, and practice of safe sex among southern African American women who have sex with women
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:395-400. 2013
    ..Little research has examined sexual behaviors, perceptions of STI risk, and practice of safe sex among African American WSW/WSWM living in the Southern United States, a population of women likely to be at high risk for STIs...
  3. doi request reprint Sexually transmitted infections and risk behaviors among African American women who have sex with women: does sex with men make a difference?
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:1118-25. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Symptomatic Trichomonas vaginalis infection in the setting of severe nitroimidazole allergy: successful treatment with boric acid
    Christina Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Health 9:389-91. 2012
    ..vaginalis infection. A 2-month course of intravaginal topical boric acid subsequently achieved a complete symptomatic cure and the patient remained T. vaginalis wet prep- and culture-negative 60 days after treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Genotypic characterization of Trichomonas vaginalis isolates among women who have sex with women in sexual partnerships
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:556-8. 2012
    ..Shared use of washcloths to cleanse the vaginal area after receptive oral sex was the most likely method of T. vaginalis transmission among this pair of women...
  6. doi request reprint Lack of evidence for sexual transmission of genital Candida species among women who have sex with women: a mixed methods study
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 90:165-70. 2014
    ..among WSW in sexual partnerships...
  7. ncbi request reprint Misperceptions regarding protective barrier method use for safer sex among African-American women who have sex with women
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Health 10:138-41. 2013
    ..As part of a larger study on STI risk perceptions and safer sex among African-American WSW, we discovered several misperceptions regarding barrier methods that may be associated with their limited use...
  8. doi request reprint The clinical spectrum of Trichomonas vaginalis infection and challenges to management
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 89:423-5. 2013
    ..Novel systemic agents other than nitroimidazoles for the treatment of T vaginalis are needed, and efforts to promote and support antimicrobial drug development in this setting are necessary. ..
  9. pmc Diagnostic rates differ on the basis of the number of read days with the use of the InPouch culture system for Trichomonas vaginalis screening
    Charles A Rivers
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Medicine Infectious Diseases, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3875-6. 2013
    ..After review of 2,499 InPouch tests spanning 13 years, we observed that examination up to 3 days will detect only 82.8% (95% confidence interval [CI], 79.0% to 86.2%) of positive specimens. ..
  10. pmc Characterization of the vaginal microbiota among sexual risk behavior groups of women with bacterial vaginosis
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e80254. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Bacterial vaginosis among African American women who have sex with women
    Christina A Muzny
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:751-5. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of BV and predictors of infection among a sample of African American WSW...
  12. doi request reprint Families of choice and noncollegiate sororities and fraternities among lesbian and bisexual African-American women in a southern community: implications for sexual and reproductive health research
    Erika L Austin
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Sex Health 11:24-30. 2014
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Suspected heterosexual transmission of bacterial vaginosis without seminal fluid exposure
    Christina A Muzny
    From the Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL
    Sex Transm Dis 41:58-60. 2014
    ..The most likely method of transmission in this case was through contact with infected desquamated epithelial cells from the male partner's distal urethra or coronal sulcus. ..
  14. doi request reprint Vulvar vaccinia infection after sexual contact with a smallpox vaccinee
    Christina A Muzny
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:289-91. 2009
    ..We report a subsequent case of vulvar vaccinia infection acquired during sexual contact with a military vaccinee...