International Journal of Microbiology / 2018 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Prevalence of Bacterial Vaginosis and Its Association with Risk Factors among Nonpregnant Women: A Hospital Based Study

Table 1

Scoring of bacterial morphotype on Gram-stained smear.

LactobacilliScoreGardnerella, BacteroidesScoreCurved gram negative bacilliScoreSum = -score

30 or >000000
0430 or >430 or >410


Interpretation of Nugent Score
If score isAndThen report

4–6Clue cells not presentIntermediate
4–6Clue cells are presentBacterial vaginosis

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