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Table 5 Number of samples with lactobacilli in grade Ia versus the other grades.

From: Comparison between Gram stain and culture for the characterization of vaginal microflora: Definition of a distinct grade that resembles grade I microflora and revised categorization of grade I microflora

Species Grade Ia Other grades Total
L. crispatus 185 35 220
L. jensenii 36 102 138
L. gasseri 11 123 132
L. iners 6 103 109