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Dna (Definition)

Dna are the coding molecules found in all living things on earth which contain the instructions on how to build living things. Its is comprised the nucleotide molecules which are ...Read more


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Would a c trachomatis amp probe or a n gonorrhoeae amp probe detect trichomonasis in a male?

Would a c trachomatis amp probe or a n gonorrhoeae amp probe detect trichomonasis in a male?

No: No, but it would not detect in a female either. Trichomonas vaginalis is a parasite. Chlamydia trachomatis and neisseria gonorrhea are bacteria. The proper test for trichomoniasis is a wet prep. ...Read more

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Would a c.Trachomatis amp probe or a n. Gonorrhoeae amp probe detect trichimonasis in a male?

Would a c.Trachomatis amp probe or a n. Gonorrhoeae amp probe detect trichimonasis in a male?

No: Amplification probes are nucleic acid based and very specific for either gonorhrea or chlamydia, and not for trichimonasis. The gold standard for trich is microscopy. ...Read more

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Please interpret- C.trachomatis RNA TMA Result: Detected. Standard range: Not detected. Test performed using the Aptima Combo2 (R) assay gen-probe(r)

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C.trachomatis RNA TMA Result: Detected. Standard range: Not detected. Test performed using the Aptima Combo2 (R) assay gen-probe(r)

You have chlamydia: "Detected" means the test found chlamydia -- i.e. a positive result. Return to the doctor or clinic where the test was done for treatment. (If you tested yourself at a lab, see a doctor or clinic ASAP.) Your current or recent sex partner(s) also need treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the shape of chlamydia trachomatis?

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What is the shape of chlamydia trachomatis?

C. Trachomatis: Use of DNA-based tests identifies this gram-negative bacterium as rod shaped or coccoid. ...Read more

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Who would need a chlamydia trachomatis test?

Who would   need a chlamydia trachomatis test?

Sexually active: Any person who is sexually active with more than one partner should get a yearly chlamydia test. It is also a routine test in prenatal care. ...Read more

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How is chlamydia trachomatis infection diagnosed?

How is chlamydia trachomatis infection diagnosed?

PCR test: The best way to test for chlamydia is on a PCR test. This is a very sensitive test which can pick up small amounts of the infection. It can be done on a urine sample, a swab of the vagina, or a pap smear. ...Read more

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What's effect of the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis?

What's effect of the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis?

STI: Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common bacterial cause of sexually transmitted genital infections. The majority of affected people have no symptoms, and therefore provide an ongoing reservoir for infection. It usually causes cervicitis in women, which can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease. In men, it causes nongonococcal urethritis. It can also cause epididymitis, prostatitis, and proctitis. ...Read more

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I guess my 3 yrs old daughter have had inborn c.Trachomatis but can't find any exact test.Are c.Pneumoslide & c.Tracho antibodies panel test effective?

I guess my 3 yrs old daughter have had inborn c.Trachomatis but can't find any exact test.Are c.Pneumoslide & c.Tracho antibodies panel test effective?

See your doctor: If you are worried about chlamydia in your 3-year old, you need to speak your pediatrician and share your concerns. Blood tests alone are not helpful. ...Read more

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I am suffering c.Trachomatis(recently diagnosed) since 17 yrs including aortic aneurysm and more.Am i curable?Does chronic c.Trach cause any aneurysm?

I am suffering c.Trachomatis(recently diagnosed) since 17 yrs including aortic aneurysm and more.Am i curable?Does chronic c.Trach cause any aneurysm?

Difficult: You need to be seen and thoroughly evaluated by a good pcp and referred to appropriate specialists. Chlamydia does not produce aortic aneurysms and you do not say where in the aorta this is located, but if in the ascending aorta, syphilis must be considered. This may require surgery and outcomes are good. See someone soon and best wishes. ...Read more

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After c/s of my semen is infected by klebsiella pneumoniae.Is it related with c.trachomatis or different infection?Is it curable?

After c/s of my semen is infected by klebsiella pneumoniae.Is it related with c.trachomatis or different infection?Is it curable?

Different infection: Klebsiella pneumoniae is a different organism from Chlamydia trachomatis and may require 2 different antibiotics to treat and cure both infections. Would follow up with your doctor for further treatment options. ...Read more

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Is it possible that Betadine could be used internally to disinfect rectal or urethral Chlamydia? Studies show Betadine wipes out C. trachomatis 100%

No way, won't work: Betadine kills or inhibits many bacteria on the skin and often helps prevent infection in certain situations, e.g. surgery. But it does not cure any infection and would not help chlamydia in the urethra, rectum, or anywhere else. If you have chlamydia or maybe exposed, see a doctor or clinic for proper medical evaluation, testing, and treatment. There are no short cuts! ...Read more

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Hello doctor, assume, a man has lgv and test only c.Trachomatis IgG or c.Trachomatis pcr, should result come positive for chlamydia?

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            assume, a man has lgv and test only
c.Trachomatis IgG or c.Trachomatis pcr, should result come positive for chlamydia?

Rough disease: The diagnosis of lymphogranuloma venereum is primarily clinical. If my labs were equivocal or even nonsupportive but i was concerned that i had it, i would undergo the full, long course of treatment. I'd be interested in hearing from the infectious disease folks as well. ...Read more

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Who must get a chlamydia trachomatis culture?

Who must get  a chlamydia trachomatis culture?

High risk: Those with multiple sexual partners are high risk for chlamydia. Also anyone presenting with pelvic pain, fever, or signs of pelvic inflammatory disease should get a test for chlamydia as well has tests for other common sexually transmitte diseases. ...Read more

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What must I do or not do after a chlamydia trachomatis culture?

Precautions: The best precaution is not to be sexually active until you know the results of your testing. ...Read more