Research and analysis

LGV infections in the UK: trends and epidemiology

Analysis of epidemiological reports of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) infections in England (and the UK as a whole) since 2003.


Lymphogranuloma venereum infections in England 2003 to 2016

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LGV diagnoses in the UK, 2003 to 2016


Analyses of data on laboratory confirmed cases of LGV in England and elsewhere in the UK, collated by the Public Health England national reference laboratory (the sexually transmitted bacteria reference unit, STBRU) are presented here.

Published 5 July 2016
Last updated 20 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated with LGV diagnoses in the UK 2003 to 2016 data tables and Health Protection Report article.
  2. Added LGV diagnoses in the UK data tables.
  3. First published.