Disease Information for Chlamydia

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Relative Bradycardia with Fever (Fagets sign)
Urethral discharge in Children/male
Anorectal pain
Anus Pain
Proctalgia
Rectal pain Rectalgia
Lymphadenopathy Systemic
Urethral Discharge/Female
Vaginal Discharge
Vaginal Discharge in Children
Vaginal Discharge in Prepubertal Girl
Vaginal Discharge Leukorrhea
High risk sexual behavior/unprotected promiscuous
Arthralgias Polyarthralgias
Joint Pains
Burning on urination/irritative voiding symptoms
Female urethral meatus/red and inflammed
Urethral discharge
Urethral discharge/drip, male
Fever in Immigrants
Malaise
Bloodshot eyes/Conjunctival injection
Red Eyes Bilateral
Scleral Injection
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Fever Immigrant Recent Home country visit
Presentation/Fever recent Travel Long visit return
Demographics & Risk Factors
Recent Event
Recent/Travel
Established Disease Population
Patient/Gonorrhea
Patient/Rape victim /female
Patient/Sexual transmitted disease
Patient/Herpes genitalis
Patient/Gay bowel syndrome
Patient/Vulvar warts/condylomata
Population Group
Population/Immigrant population
Occupational Factors
Occupation/Prostitution
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child-bearing age women
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Cervix culture abnormal
Microlab/Urethral culture abnormal
Microlab/Difficult agent to culture
Microlab/DNA probe techniques/Abnormal
Microlab/Rectal swab culture positive/abnormal
Microlab/Urine PCR/Antigen Abnormal
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Proctoscopy/rectal ulcer
X-RAY
Xray/Interstitial infiltrate, acute/Chest
Xray/Patchy bilateral infiltrate/viral-like/Chest
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Perihepatitis, gonococcal
Pneumonia, viral
Psittacosis/ornithosis
Associated Disease & Complications
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis, acute
Cervicitis/Cervix inflammation
Cervicitis/mucopurulent
Chlamydia pelvic inflammatory disease
Chlamydia urethritis
Conjunctivitis
Endometritis
Epididymitis
Erythema nodosum
Female urethral syndrome
Infectious proctitis
Neonatal pneumonia, bacterial
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Pneumonia, interstitial, acute
Polyarthritis, infectious
Proctitis
Prostatitis, chronic
Reiter's syndrome
Trachoma
Urethritis
Urethritis, acute female
Vaginitis
Vulvovaginitis/girl (prepubescent)
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Anaerobes/unusual bacteria (category)
AGENT/Disease transmitted sexually/potential
AGENT/Intracellular organism pathophysiology
AGENT/Non-motile bacteria (example)
AGENT/Obligate/intracellular/gram-negative organism
AGENT/Venereal disease/STD (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Possible sexual spread/reservoir
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
PROCESS/Atypical pneumonia syndrome (ex)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Antibiotic
RX/Azithromycin (Zithromax)
RX/Doxycycline
RX/Doxycyline (Vibramycin)
RX/Erythromycin (Erythrocin)
RX/Fluoroquinolone antibiotic
RX/Ofloxacin (Floxin)
RX/Oxytetracycline (Terramycin)
RX/Tetracycline (Achromycin)
RX/Trovofloxacin/Alatrofloxacin (Trovan)
Definition

A genus of the family CHLAMYDIACEAE whose species cause a variety of diseases in vertebrates including humans, mice, and swine. Chlamydia species are gram-negative and produce glycogen. The type species is CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS.

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