What is in the Chlamydia & Gonorrhea panel?
This panel checks the urine for Chlamydia & Gonorrhea infections.
Why is the Chlamydia & Gonorrhea panel important?
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease that is caused by a bacteria called Chlamydia trachomatis. Symptoms from Chlamydia include burning with urination, discharge, and pain. Many men and women with Chlamydia may have no symptoms at all. Gonorrhea, also known as the clap, is caused by a bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhea. Symptoms of Gonorrhea also include burning, pain, and discharge. People who have unprotected sex with multiple partners are at the highest risk.
Can Chlamydia & Gonorrhea be treated?
Chlamydia & Gonorrhea can both be treated with antibiotics.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Chlamydia & Gonorrhea is a urine test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.