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Table 5 Percentage of samples of each grade for which the tested species were detected

From: Quantitative determination by real-time PCR of four vaginal Lactobacillus species, Gardnerella vaginalis and Atopobium vaginae indicates an inverse relationship between L. gasseri and L. iners

  Grade Ia Grade Iab Grade Ib Grade I Grade I-like Grade II Grade III Grade IV Total (%)
Number of samples 8 10 13 31 10 11 12 7 100
A. vaginae 38 20 15 23 30 18 83 14 32
G. vaginalis 88 50 61.5 65 70 63 100 29 68
L. crispatus 100 100 100 100 80 82 92 100 93
L. gasseri 88 90 85 87 60 100 33 43 72
L. iners 50 90 92 81 70 27 100 86 75
L. jensenii 13 80 46 48 60 55 50 0 47