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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|
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Chlamydia Testing." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425474/all/Chlamydia_Testing.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Chlamydia Testing. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425474/all/Chlamydia_Testing. Accessed June 20, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Chlamydia Testing. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425474/all/Chlamydia_Testing
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Chlamydia Testing [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 June 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425474/all/Chlamydia_Testing.
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