Table 1

 Number of reported cases, proportion of male patients, median age in years, number and proportion of patients of non-German origin for chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhoea, HIV, and trichomonas as well as concurrent diagnosed co-infections with HIV, syphilis, or chlamydia from March 2003 to February 2004 as of 10 May 2004

DiagnosisNumber of cases†Demographic characteristicsRisk groupCo-infection with
Male patients (%)Median age (years)Patients of non-German origin (%)MSM (%)Chlamydia (%)Syphilis (%)HIV (%)§
†1 March 2003–29 February 2004.
§Patients with new or already known HIV infection.
2 test, p<0.001.
Chlamydia 452144 (31.9*)26239 (52.9)51 (11.3)12 (2.7)21 (4.6)
Syphilis321270 (84.1*)3687 (27.1)213 (66.4)12 (3.7)127 (28.6)
HIV269234 (87.0*)3488 (32.7)174 (64.7)5 (1.9)34 (12.6)
Gonorrhoea343203 (59.2*)30158 (46.1)115 (33.5)37 (10.8)9 (2.6)54 (15.7)
Trichomonas903 (3.3*)2861 (67.8)05 (5.6)1 (1.1)2 (2.2)