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www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/chlamydia.htm

Persons who have chlamydia and HIV infection should receive the same treatment regimen as those who do not have HIV infection. For more information, see Chlamydia, Treatment. Top of Page. Chlamydial Infections Among Neonates. Prenatal screening and treatment of pregnant women is the best method for preventing chlamydial infection among neonates.

www.obgproject.com/2016/10/18/cdc-recommendations-chlamydia

Chlamydia: CDC Recommendations for Diagnosis and Treatment. ... Chlamydia treatment should be provided promptly for all persons testing positive for infection; treatment delays have been associated with complications ... Test-of-cure to detect therapeutic failure is not advised unless therapeutic adherence is in question, symptoms persist, or ...

www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/...

Final Recommendation Statement Chlamydia and Gonorrhea: Screening. Recommendations made by the USPSTF are independent of the U.S. government. They should not be construed as an official position of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

www.acog.org/Womens-Health/Sexually-Transmitted-Infections

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), also known as sexually transmitted infections, are infections spread by sexual contact. Except for colds and flu, STDs are the most common contagious diseases in the US. Common STDs include chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), human ...

medlineplus.gov/lab-tests/chlamydia-test

What is a Chlamydia Test? Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). It is a bacterial infection spread through vaginal, oral, or anal sex with an infected person. Many people with chlamydia have no symptoms, so someone may spread the disease without even knowing they are infected.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chlamydia/diagnosis...

Screening and diagnosis of chlamydia is relatively simple. Tests include: A urine test. A sample of your urine analyzed in the laboratory may indicate the presence of this infection. A swab. For women, your doctor takes a swab of the discharge from your cervix for culture or antigen testing for chlamydia. This can be done during a routine Pap test.

www2a.cdc.gov/stdtraining/Ready-To-Use/Manuals/Chlamydia/...

Chlamydia Curriculum 50 Repeat Testing after Treatment • Pregnant women –Test of cure, by NAAT, 3 weeks after completion of therapy –Repeat testing for reinfection 3 months after completion of therapy • Nonpregnant women and men –Repeat testing 3 months after treatment is recommended to detect re-infection with C. trachomatis

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4279217

Evidence for Screening. Two randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have been performed that show benefit of chlamydia screening. In 1996, Scholes and colleagues [] randomized women in a Seattle HMO at high risk for chlamydial infection to routine screening and treatment or usual care.Surveys were sent to women aged 18 to 34 and risk was determined based on their responses to the survey questions.

www.publichealthontario.ca/en/eRepository/summary...

Ontario Gonorrhea Testing and Treatment Guide, 2nd Edition - Summary of Recommendations 4 Females, including pregnant females If a pelvic exam is not being conducted: Vaginal NAAT (first-line) Urine NAAT is a second-line option because it is less sensitive than vaginal NAAT for gonorrhea.

www.acha.org/documents/Programs_Services/webhandouts_2016/...

Best Practices for Testing, Treatment, ... I will discuss off label use of nucleic acid tests. Overview Clinical syndromes Screening recommendations and diagnostics Treatment updates Partner treatment Retesting and screening. Chlamydia • Incidence: nearly 1.5 million ... Chlamydia and Gonorrhea NAA Testing-Rectal and Pharyngeal Sites