LP14298-1     Chlamydia trachomatis

DESCRIPTION
  Part: Chlamydia trachomatis
  Description: Chlamydia trachomatis is one of three bacterial species in the genus Chlamydia, family Chlamydiaceae, class Chlamydiae. C. trachomatis has only been found living inside human cells . It causes urethritis , epididymitis, and proctitis in men and cervicitis, salpingitis, urethritis and proctitis in women. C. trachomatis has also been detected in some patients with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disease. It may be treated with any of several antibiotics such as azithromycin, erythromycin or doxycyclinetetracycline. C. trachomatis was the first chlamydial agent discovered in humans. It comprises two human biovars: trachoma and lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV). Many, but not all, C. trachomatis strains have an extrachromosomal plasmid.
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  Part: Chlamydia trachomatis
  Description: Species of chlamydia causing a variety of ocular and urogenital diseases.
 
 

BASIC PART PROPERTIES
  Construct for LOINC short name: C trach
  Type: COMPONENT
  Status: ACTIVE
  Created On: 5/4/2000

LANGUAGE VARIANTS
 
  Chinese (CHINA)  (From: Lin Zhang, A LOINC volunteer from China)   SYNONYMS
  沙眼衣原体     椒疮;沙眼;砂眼;粒性结膜炎;颗粒性结膜炎
 
  Dutch (NETHERLANDS)  (From: NVKC, Dutch Society for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, The Netherlands)    
  Chlamydia trachomatis      
 
  Estonian (ESTONIA)  (From: Estonian E-Health Foundation)    
  Chlamydia trachomatis      
 
  French (BELGIUM)  (From: Jean M. Prevost, MD, Biopathology)    
  Chlamydia trachomatis      
 
  French (CANADA)  (From: Canada Health Infoway Inc.)    
  Chlamydia trachomatis      
 
  Greek (GREECE)  (From: Efstratia Kontaxi, MD, MSc, and Evripidis Stefanidis, MD, with technical support from Panagiotis Kontaxis, Diploma of Electrical and Computer Engineering.)    
  Χλαμύδια του τραχώματος      
 
  Italian (ITALY)  (From: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)    
  Clamidia trachomatis      
 
  Russian (RUSSIAN FEDERATION)  (From: Yaroslavl State Medical Academy)    
  Chlamydia trachomatis      
 
  Spanish (SPAIN)  (From: the Clinical Laboratory Committee of SERVICIO EXTREMEÑO DE SALUD, with the support of BITAC MAP.)   SYNONYMS
  Chlamydia trachomatis     C trac
 
  Turkish (TURKEY)  (From: LOINC Turkish Translation Group and the Turkish Ministry of Health)    
  Chlamydia trachomatis      

INTERNAL FIELDS
  Detail Page Created On: 6/20/2019 9:28:01 AM
  Display name: Chlamydia trachomatis
  Preferred Abbreviation: C trach