Curved, gram negative anaerobes; includes M. curtisii and M. mulieri.
Part of the human female genital tract with BV. 65 to 85% of women with BV have it and found in < 5% of healthy women
Part of the flora of bacterial vaginosis. Probably not. Genomics (PubMed) show that other organisms that are the curved gram negative rod seen in BV. The question is whether it is a cause or a marker of disease (PubMed)
Last update: 05/05/18