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Chlamydia Trachomatis Dna Probe
On my medical records, it says that a test that was taken was performed using the bd probetec chlamydia trachomatis and neisseria gonorrhoeoae amplified DNA assays, does that indicate that it was a DNA probe test?
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
Precautions: The best precaution is not to be sexually active until you know the results of your testing. ...Read more
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
That means: U do not have it.Get a more detailed answer ›
If my baby has a chlamydia trachomatis pneumonia which month those the symptoms appear? And what are the symptoms
Chlamydia trachomatis igg and igm both negative. Should I do any other test or I'm safe !??
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.
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Practice safe sex. ...Read more
What is the exact test to detection of chlamydia trachomatis for a 3 yrs old girl ?Kindly tell me the exact test name.Thanks
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
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
Blood test result on chlamydia trachomatis IgG is 0.9 (grey zone 0.85-1.1). What is additional test to find out whether I have chlamydia on n?
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
If I have chlamydia trachomatis and i take treatment vibramicine 100 mg for it, how can I prevent it's complications as blindness ?
Complete the course : Finish the course of treatment as prescribed and there will be no complications and no blindness risk. ...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.
I have itch in my eyes and I have chlamydia trachomatis and not yet finished the antibiotic course, can this lead to blindness ?
Yes if not treated:
F not treated properly it can lead to blindness.In us incidence of blindness due to trachoma has been elimnated.
But over the world 40 million people have an active infection and 8 million people are visually impaired due to this condition. ...Read more
My friend test std, results . chlamydia trachomatis positive, abnormal andnon reactive negative. Hsv 2 igG. 2.69. HSV 1 igG. 37.90. the me?
What's the question?: You don't ask a question -- I'm not sure what information you're looking for. These HSV test results are positive for both HSV1 and HSV2. However, when the HSV1 IgG antibody test is very strongly positive and the HSV2 result is much lower, as in your friend, the HSV2 result sometimes is false. Additional testing, preferably with a Western blot test, can sort it out. ...Read more
Is there any alternative treatment (medicine) when azithromycin failed to treat chlamydia trachomatis ?
Chlamydia: Yes. Other medications are available. Please, consult with your doctor to see if you have persistent infection and which medication is appropriate. ...Read more
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
assume, a man has lgv and test only
c.Trachomatis IgG or c.Trachomatis pcr, should result come positive for chlamydia?
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