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*  Gonorrhea
In the US, it is the second-most-common bacterial sexually transmitted infections; chlamydia remains first. According to the ... chlamydia, and trichomoniasis. Infections in women most commonly occur when they are young adults. In 2015, it caused about 700 ... of people with gonorrheal infection also have chlamydial infection. The World Health Organization estimates that 88 million ... The infection is usually spread from one person to another through vaginal, oral, or anal sex. Men have a 20% risk of getting ...
*  Chlamydia antibodies
Testing for Chlamydia antibodies is not the mainstay diagnostic tool for Chlamydia infection, which is preferentially diagnosed ... but it generally refers specifically to antibodies targeting Chlamydia trachomatis, which is the cause of Chlamydia infection ... Chlamydia antibodies are antibodies targeting bacteria of the Chlamydia genus, ... as it is often related to Chlamydia infection. The preferred technique for this purpose is by micro-immunofluorescence (MIF), ...
*  Chlamydia infection
... , often simply known as chlamydia, is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacterium Chlamydia ... The word "chlamydia" is from the Greek, χλαμύδα meaning "cloak". Chlamydial infection of the cervix (neck of the womb) is a ... Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections worldwide affecting about 4.2% of women and 2.7% of men. In ... Infections are most common among those between the ages of 15 and 25 and are more common in women than men. In 2015 infections ...
*  Bacterial phyla
Species include Chlamydia trachomatis (chlamydia infection). Chlorobi is a member of the FBC superphylum. It contains only 7 ... Chlamydiae (Chlamydia psittaci, Chlamydia trachomatis) Radioresistant micrococci and relatives (now commonly referred to as ... The Chlamydiae (diderms, weakly Gram negative) is a phylum of the PVC superphylum. It is composed of only 6 genera of obligate ... The PVC group (now called Planctobacteria) includes Chlamydiae, Lentisphaerae, candidate phylum Omnitrophica, Planctomycetes, ...
*  Sexually transmitted infection
Sexually transmitted infections include: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacterium Chlamydia ... The stages include primary infection, asymptomatic infection, symptomatic infection, and AIDS. In the primary infection stage, ... However, Chlamydia can be cured with antibiotics. The two most common forms of herpes are caused by infection with herpes ... "Chlamydia Infections: MedlinePlus". Nlm.nih.gov. Archived from the original on 2013-07-02. Retrieved 2013-06-30. "The Basics of ...
*  Doxycycline
It is useful for bacterial pneumonia, acne, chlamydia infections, early Lyme disease, cholera and syphilis. It is also useful ... infections Respiratory tract infections caused by Haemophilus influenzae Respiratory tract and urinary tract infections caused ... Escherichia coli infections Enterobacter aerogenes (formerly Aerobacter aerogenes) infections Shigella species infections ... Michael L. Rekart, MD, DTM&H, MHSc (December 2014). "Doxycycline: "New" treatment of choice for genital chlamydia infections". ...
*  Gentamicin
... urinary tract infections, and sepsis among others. It is not effective for gonorrhea or chlamydia infections. It can be given ... Gentamicin is used in the treatment of respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, blood, bone and soft tissues ... Topical formulations may be used in burns or for infections of the outside of the eye. In the developed world it is often only ... Gentamicin, sold under brand names Garamycin among others, is an antibiotic used to treat several types of bacterial infections ...
*  Conjunctivitis
Gonorrhea or chlamydia infections require both oral and topical antibiotics. When appropriate, the choice of antibiotic varies ... Conjunctivitis, when caused by an infection, is most commonly caused by a viral infection. Bacterial infections, allergies, ... Less commonly Chlamydia trachomatis is involved. Bacteria such as Chlamydia trachomatis or Moraxella can cause a non-exudative ... The viral infection may occur along with other symptoms of a common cold. Viral and bacterial cases are easily spread between ...
*  Ectopic pregnancy
Prevention is by decreasing risk factors such as chlamydia infections through screening and treatment. While some ectopic ... Risk factors for ectopic pregnancy include: pelvic inflammatory disease, often due to Chlamydia infection, tobacco smoking, ... ovarian torsion or urinary tract infection. Clinical presentation of ectopic pregnancy occurs at a mean of 7.2 weeks after the ... can also lead to ectopic pregnancy as infection may lead to tubal adhesions in addition to intrauterine adhesions. Tubal ...
*  Non-gonococcal urethritis
In this sense, the most likely cause of NSU is a chlamydia infection. However, the term NSU is sometimes distinguished and used ... Thus, depending on the sense, chlamydia can either be the most likely cause or have been ruled out, and frequently detected ... In women, the signs and symptoms are discharge from vagina, burning or pain when urinating, anal or oral infections, abdominal ... The most common bacterial cause of NGU is Chlamydia trachomatis[citation needed], but it can also be caused by Ureaplasma ...
*  Robert Rayford
Tests discovered a severe chlamydia infection which had, unusually, spread throughout his body. Rayford declined a rectal ... Since Rayford's AIDS infection was almost certainly through sexual contact, and since he had never left the country, ... argue the case cannot be considered a confirmed instance of HIV infection. Rayford had never traveled outside the Midwestern ... "Systemic Chlamydial infection associated with generalized lymphedema and lymphangiosarcoma". Lymphology. 6 (3): 113-21. PMID ...
*  Mickey Bushell
At the time this was incorrectly reported by the BBC as a chlamydia infection. He subsequently made a complete recovery, ... In 2007 during his preparations for the Paraolympic games in Bejing Bushell began suffering from recurrent kidney infection ... Recurrent urinary tract infections in 2015 culminated in life threatening septacaemia. ...
*  Rifalazil
Of the most common are Chlamydia infection, Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea (CDAD), and tuberculosis (TB). Using ... Chlamydia infection Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea Trachoma Tuberculosis Leprosy Buruli ulcer "Rifalazil - 129791-92 ... Rifalazil has been developed to treat cases of tuberculosis and chlamydia. It is very good treatment for tuberculosis because ... and chlamydia. Although the uses for rifalazil seem very effective, there are negative side effects which make the use limited ...
*  Maurice Hilleman
His doctoral thesis was on chlamydia infections, which were then thought to be caused by a virus. Hilleman showed that these ... infections were, in fact, caused by a species of bacterium, Chlamydia trachomatis, that grows only inside of cells. After ... it did not result in infections or any harm. Hilleman served on numerous national and international advisory boards and ...
*  Tubal factor infertility
... can be due to Chlamydia infection and testing for Chlamydia antibodies is one diagnostic tool. Women ... Tubal factor is one complication of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in women. Sexually transmitted Chlamydia and genital ... Chlamydia or Mycoplasma infection has caused tubal damage, as the affected woman may not have attempted to become pregnant ... When the infections progress and ascend, they can result in TFI. Infertility can have multiple possible causes and may not be ...
*  Torch (disambiguation)
TORCH - toxoplasmosis; litera o ″Other″ include some diseases -- hepatitis B, syphilis, HIV, сhickenpox, chlamydia infection, ... Danger TORCH-complex that in primary infection during pregnancy may cause intrauterine infection of the fetus with the defect ... a medical acronym for maternal infections transmitted to the fetus. ...
*  Chlamydia (genus)
Chlamydia is a genus of pathogenic bacteria that are obligate intracellular parasites. Chlamydia infections are the most common ... The three Chlamydia species include Chlamydia trachomatis (a human pathogen), Chlamydia suis (affects only swine), and ... The IhtA RNA is conserved across Chlamydia species. Most commonly, chlamydial infections do not cause symptoms. However, for ... Because of Chlamydia's unique developmental cycle, it was taxonomically classified in a separate order. Chlamydia is part of ...
*  Chlamydia research
Chlamydia infections in wildlife are part of the research into Chlamydia particularly koalas genomics and gene regulation ... Included in case studies of Chlamydia infection and the case results include its related contextual conditions. Chlamydia case ... the disease chlamydia, infections caused by the organisms, the epidemiology of infection and the development of vaccines. The ... The National Institutes of Health support on-going research in the study of Chlamydia infection. At least 113 studies have been ...
*  Fallopian tube
As tubal disease is often related to Chlamydia infection, testing for Chlamydia antibodies has become a cost-effective ...
*  Pneumonia
Darville, T (October 2005). "Chlamydia trachomatis infections in neonates and young children". Seminars in pediatric infectious ... Mixed infections with both viruses and bacteria may occur in up to 45% of infections in children and 15% of infections in ... Viral infections can be confirmed via detection of either the virus or its antigens with culture or polymerase chain reaction ( ... Other viral infections occur when contaminated airborne droplets are inhaled through the mouth or nose. Once in the upper ...
*  Fallopian tube obstruction
As tubal disease is often related to Chlamydia infection, testing for Chlamydia antibodies has become a cost-effective ... The Fallopian tubes may also be occluded or disabled by endometritis, infections after childbirth and intraabdominal infections ... It has been reported that women with distal tubal occlusion have a higher rate of HIV infection. Fallopian tubes may be blocked ... Pelvic adhesions may be associated with such an infection. In less severe forms, the fimbriae may be aggluntinated and damaged ...
*  Whitney Dean
She says she is not ready to go to the police but agrees to the test, which shows she has a chlamydia infection. When Whitney ... Whitney and Lee are both diagnosed with chlamydia and Whitney blames herself due to Rob. Abi admits to Whitney she had a one- ... Lauren encourages Whitney to find out whether she lost their baby due to him giving her chlamydia and she confides in Johnny ( ... now Ted Reilly) that chlamydia might have caused it but tells Lee that the doctors said it could not have. Whitney decides to ...
*  Cough
Miller KE (April 2006). "Diagnosis and treatment of Chlamydia trachomatis infection". Am Fam Physician. 73 (8): 1411-6. PMID ... The most common cause of an acute or subacute cough is a viral respiratory tract infection. In adults with a chronic cough, i.e ... In the vast majority of cases, acute cough is due to acute viral upper respiratory tract infection (URTI), i.e., the common ... Most of the time, irregular coughing is caused by a respiratory tract infection but can also be triggered by choking, smoking, ...
*  Marie Diener-West
Diner-West, Marie (1998). "Incident Chlamydia trachomatis Infections Among Inner-city Adolescent Females". JAMA. 280 (6): 521- ... "JAMA Network , JAMA , Incident Chlamydia trachomatis Infections Among Inner-city Adolescent Females". Jama.jamanetwork.com. ...
*  Infections associated with diseases
Chia, John K. S.; Chia, Laura Y. (1999). "Chronic Chlamydia pneumoniae Infection: A Treatable Cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome ... "Infection with Chlamydia pneumoniae and Risk of Multiple Sclerosis". Epidemiology. 14 (2): 141-7. doi:10.1097/01.EDE. ... "Chlamydia pneumoniae Infection and Risk for Lung Cancer". Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention. 19 (6): 1498-505. doi: ... The history of infection and disease were observed in the 1800s and related to the one of the tick-borne diseases, Rocky ...
*  Cervical cancer
Infection with some types of HPV is the greatest risk factor for cervical cancer, followed by smoking. HIV infection is also a ... They also provide protection against other STIs, such as HIV and Chlamydia, which are associated with greater risks of ... Human papillomavirus infection (HPV) causes more than 90% of cases; most people who have had HPV infections, however, do not ... Infection with HPV is generally believed to be required for cervical cancer to occur. Cigarette smoking, both active and ...
*  Chlamydiae
... is the most common bacterial STD in the United States and 2.86 million chlamydiae infections are reported annually. ... Chlamydia trachomatis, which causes the eye-disease trachoma and the sexually transmitted infection chlamydia Chlamydophila ... Corsaro D, Greub G (2006). "Pathogenic Potential of Novel Chlamydiae and Diagnostic Approaches to Infections Due to These ... In 1966, Chlamydiae were recognized as bacteria and the genus Chlamydia was validated. The order Chlamydiales was created by ...