Chlamydia test

Chlamydia test

a microscopic examination or blood test used to determine the presence of the many Chlamydia species that cause human diseases such as respiratory tract infections, sexually transmitted disease, eye disease, genital and urethral infections, and pelvic inflammatory disease.
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A chlamydia test can accurately detect the presence of chlamydia in the body with up to 99.
We process chlamydia test results for around 36,000 people each year.
During 2009, 219,319 young women accessed PACT services; 74% of those had a chlamydia test in the past 12 months, leaving 25% (55,915) untested at the 2009 visit.
According to the Lloyds Pharmacy study, men who took a chlamydia test were twice as likely to have the infection as women.
Summary: Men who took a chlamydia test were twice as likely to have the infection as women, according to new research.
So if you're offered a chlamydia test this year, don't stick your head in the sand.
A fall in the proportion of positive chlamydia test results in counties using Abbott or Roche test systems began in 2005 and continued in 2006, whereas positivity rates in counties using BD tests did not change.
Young people in Birmingham and Solihull are being handed chlamydia test kits as the festive party season continues.
The pounds 25 chlamydia test has been launched in all Boots the Chemists stores in Wales and includes a following up treatment service.
stand-alone Chlamydia test and direct testing for the qualitative detection of both Chlamydia
It is always recommended that if you have had unprotected sex you should have a chlamydia test or a full STI test to ensure you have not been infected.
REVELLERS at Newcastle's Evolution festival this weekend are invited to take a free chlamydia test.