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Delmar's Clinical Medical Assisting
1232 pages
Delmar's Clinical Medical Assisting

Two types of kits are available: the ProbeTec® blue kit for urethral specimens from the male patient (see Chapter 16) and the ProbeTec® pink kit for endocervical specimens from the female figure 14-35 BD's ProbeTec Amplified DNA test kit for chlamydia and gonorrhea. patient. The female kit contains preservative, swabs (one large swab and one small Mini-Tip Culturette Swab), and instructions. This test needs to be performed on the female patient before the digital/bimanual ...

Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Advances in Research and Treatment: 2011 Edition, ScholarlyPaper
26 pages
Bacterial Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Advances in Research and Treatment: 2011 Edition, ScholarlyPaper

“Chlamydia is most common among young people, but only a small proportion of Australian young people are tested annually. Home-based chlamydia testing has been piloted in several countries to increase testing rates, but uptake has been low,” scientists writing in the journal Bmc Public Health report. “We aimed to identify predictors of uptake of home-based chlamydia testing to inform future testing programs. We offered home-based chlamydia testing kits to participants in a sexual ...

The Prostatitis Syndromes, Approaches to Treating Bacterial Prostatitis, Non-Bacterial Prostatitis, Prostatodynia, Sexual Dysfunction, Bashful Bladder Syndrome, Waking at Night to Urinate and Possibly Preventing Prostate Cancer
98 pages
The Prostatitis Syndromes, Approaches to Treating Bacterial Prostatitis, Non-Bacterial Prostatitis, Prostatodynia, Sexual Dysfunction, Bashful Bladder Syndrome, Waking at Night to Urinate and Possibly Preventing Prostate Cancer

Inside the epithelial cells is where chlamydia lives. According to the Centers for Disease control in Atlanta46, Georgia, the new gold standard for Chlamydia testing is to use DNA technology, by either Chlamydia PCR or Chlamydia LCR. This new kind of DNA testing is very sensitive. As few as one to ten organisms can be picked up in a specimen, unlike culture where it is thought that a load of hundreds of organisms may be necessary for successful detection. These kits for DNA testing ...

Genitourinary Infections
334 pages
Genitourinary Infections

Chlamydia trachomatis ANTIGEN DETECTION Manufacturer: Kodak Clinical Diagnostics Cat. No./Trade name: 1937804/KODAK SURECELL" Chlamydia Test Kit Chlamydia trachomatis ANTIGEN DETECTION Manufacturer: Labsystems Oy Cat. No./Trade name: 6108 350/CHLAMYDIA AG EIA KIT SUMMARY [Membrane -treated]—Ag—[MAb-HRP)-(dye)-pink dot SUMMARY [Well-treated]—Ag—[MAb- HRP)—[TMB]—A4so Assay type: EIA (non-competitive) Detection: Visual Format:  ...

Manual of Commercial Methods in Clinical Microbiology
616 pages
Manual of Commercial Methods in Clinical Microbiology

Diagnosis of Chlamydia spp. based on antigen detection is an attractive alternative. Commercial kits to identify specific Chlamydia spp. from animals are not available, but ELISAs and FA assays for detection of LPS have been developed for detection of C. trachomatis from urogenital and conjunctival swabs from humans. These kits are not approved for diagnosis of other Chlamydia spp., but several studies have evaluated the capability of some kits to detect Chlamydia in various ...

Chlamydia Test Kit - News


Alaskans Offered Free At-Home STD Testing Kits
Alaskans can request the at-home testing kits online at www.iknowmine.org or www.iwantthekit.org, or by calling (866) 575-5504. Those who test positive for chlamydia, gonorrhea, or trichomonas will be contacted with various options for treatment.

Aldershot and Farnborough youngsters have highest STI rate
Sexual health experts said that using condoms and regular yearly testing was the most effective way of staying free of chlamydia. Anyone wanting to get a home testing kit can order one in the post by calling 0800 7836877. Users then send a sample of

Holidaymakers urged to check for sexually transmitted diseases like Chlamydia
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust is encouraging those who have had unprotected sex while on holiday to take a Chlamydia test to ensure swift treatment. Returning holidaymakers can request a postal kit, so they can just send off their sample by

Gonorrhoea on the rise in Stockholm: report
Gonorrhoea on the rise in Stockholm: report In a joint effort, Stockholm's County Council teamed up with Vårdguiden, the Stockholm Health Care Guide, and the main hospital in Södermalm, Södersjukhuset, in March 2010 to launch a project for chlamydia home-tests. A free test kit can be ordered

Students from Vallejo's Cal-Maritime Academy design kit for at-home STD testing
Four California Maritime Academy students asked themselves that question and won first place for a product they designed to help take the embarrassment out of testing for chlamydia and similar conditions. The students' commercial plan was developed