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Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more
That means: U do not have it.Get a more detailed answer ›
Precautions: The best precaution is not to be sexually active until you know the results of your testing. ...Read more
I am infected chlamydia trachomatis for 17 years 1 month and (date-23 april 1996) and recently diagnosed.What kind of medication
i need?Please help.
If my baby has a chlamydia trachomatis pneumonia which month those the symptoms appear? And what are the symptoms
What is the exact test to detection of chlamydia trachomatis for a 3 yrs old girl ?Kindly tell me the exact test name.Thanks
Different tests: Several types of tests can be used to find a chlamydia infection. Most tests use a sample of body fluid from the affected area. Nucleic acid amplification tests (naat), nucleic acid hybridization tests (dna probe test), enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (elisa, eia), direct fluorescent antibody test (dfa), and chlamydia culture. ...Read more
Chlamydia trachomatis igg and igm both negative. Should I do any other test or I'm safe !??
Depends: How long after the potential exposure were the tests done? If you tested too soon, it may not be meaningful. if you wish to get a definitive diagnosis, you should get a nucleic acid test for chlamydia. Get tested for gonorrhea at the same time. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
No.: Chlamydia pneumoniae causes respiratory infection and is transmitted through the air. It is not sexually transmitted. Pap smear is not designed to detect chlamydia infection of any kind. Diagnosis of chladmyida trachomatis is by culture or dna testing. See this site for more information. http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter/index.html?id=779. ...Read more
Would a urine PCR test is sufficient for detection of chlamydia trachomatis for women or have a chance for false negative result?
Is there other way to detect chlamydia trachomatis rather than vaginal scan because my wife is pregnant and i got this and she have to check also ?
Culture : A simple cotton swab culture will tell for sure. ...Read more
How to know that i'm 100% cured from chlamydia trachomatis after finishing the vibramycin (doxycycline) course ?
Check w your doctor: Simple testing can determine if it is gone or still remaining. Treatment is usually very effective. ...Read more
How long do bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis that cause trachoma live on surfaces like clothes, phones, remotes, etc if not disinfected?
Only while: body fluid remains moist, after it dries should not be viable/infectious. ...Read more