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To diagnose some of the more common chlamydia infections such as community-acquired pneumonia transmitted by Chlamydophila pneumoniae and chlamydia disease that is sexually transmitted by Chlamydia trachomatis.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
(Method: Transcription-mediated amplification [TMA], viral culture with monoclonal antibody detection) Negative for TMA, not isolated for viral culture.
|Method: Enzyme Immunofluorescent (EIF) Assay|
|Chlamydia trachomatis, C. pneumoniae, C. psittaci antibody IgG||Chlamydia trachomatis, C. pneumoniae, C. psittaci antibody IgM|
|Less than 1:64||Less than 1:20|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions