Infectious Disease Clinics of North America volume 27, issue 4, P739-753 2013 DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2013.08.006 View full text
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Devika Singh, Jeanne M. Marrazzo

Abstract: Chlamydial genital infection is common and asymptomatic in most cases. National screening efforts developed to educate practitioners, expand screening, and link testing to local health laboratories are not meeting the needs of populations at great risk of disease, including young racial/ethnic minority women and sexual minorities. The development and availability of newer diagnostics will likely make chlamydia testing more efficient and widely available for patients and providers. Practitioners are reminded to…

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