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chla·myd·i·al

(kla-mid'ē-ăl),
Relating to or caused by any bacterium of the genus Chlamydia.

chla·myd·i·al

(klă-midē-ăl)
Relating to or caused by any bacterium of the genus Chlamydia.

chla·myd·i·al

(klă-midē-ăl)
Relating to a bacterium of the genus Chlamydia.

chlamydial

pertaining to members of the family Chlamydiaceae.

chlamydial abortion
abortion in cows, ewes, sows and goat does caused by Chlamydophila abortus and C. pecorum. See enzootic abortion of ewes.

Patient discussion about chlamydial

Q. How do I know if I'm infected by chlamydia?

A. i had this a long time ago,i got it when i was stationed over seas,i had painful urinations,had a puss like discharge,and sores on the penis.i always had discharge stains in my underwear.

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The differential diagnosis of chlamydial conjunctivitis includes other causes of conjunctivitis and acute red eye as described earlier.
Another benefit would be removing the stigma that the current, risk-based system generates by making many girls and women feel that they have had "bad" sex or promiscuous sex because they are now at risk of harboring chlamydial infection and need screening, Dr.
Secretion of proinflammatory cytokines by epithelial cells in response to chlamydia infection suggests a central role for epithelial cells in chlamydial pathogenesis.
This will open up the field of chlamydia research and will enable a better understanding of chlamydial genetics.
The multiplication process repeats itself until the chlamydial inclusion body becomes the dominant structure in the host cell (Armstrong 1963).
24) Given the scarcity of data on this silent epidemic in Canada, our goal in the present study was to determine the extent and main predictors of CR in a large Canadian city using a population database of individuals diagnosed at least once with chlamydial infection.
Comment: To my knowledge, this is the first study investigating vitamin C as an adjunct to antibiotics for the treatment of chlamydial cervicitis.
The primary biological outcome was the incidence of chlamydial infection at each follow-up point; the primary behavioral outcome was the proportion of sex acts during which a condom had been used in the 60 days prior to each.
Anyone who has sex can get genital chlamydial infection and people at risk are those having unprotected sexual intercourse.
Conjunctivitis in infants less than four weeks old may be caused by chlamydial or gonococcal infection.
Fine-needle aspiration of the lymph node demonstrated granulomatous inflammation compatible with LGV; the diagnosis was further confirmed by the high titers demonstrated by chlamydial serology, as well as the patient's response to doxycycline.
It is a chlamydial infection of birds which can cause pneumonia in humans.