C. trachomatis

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Noun1.C. trachomatis - bacteria responsible for the sexually transmitted diseases chlamydia and lymphogranuloma venereum
chlamydia - coccoid rickettsia infesting birds and mammals; cause infections of eyes and lungs and genitourinary tract
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genitalium, and the microorganism most frequently found among newborns was C.
A previous study reported that the molecular prevalence of C.
Doxycycline proved significantly more effective than azithromycin in clearing chlamydial NGU in one study and had a markedly lower C.
Polymerase chain reaction technology then was used to identify C.
One difficulty in determining the sensitivity and specificity of a diagnostic test for C.
The odds were more than twice as high for women who had antibodies to C.
The ability of these antigens to induce potent immune responses and provide long lived protection in response to challenge provides a basis for the rational design of a C.
Because large-scale whole-genome sequencing of clinical samples is not yet feasible, multilocus sequence typing (MLST) for C.
Cell culture, cytological tests for the detection of cytoplasmic inclusion bodies, direct immunofluorescence (DFA), enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), DNA hybridization techniques and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) are several laboratory methods which are used for the diagnosis of C.
For the past decade, laboratories in Sweden have used nucleic acid amplification tests (NAAT) to diagnose C.