What is Chlamydia?
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection with Chlamydia trachomatis. Chlamydia can cause burning with urination, discharge and pain.
Who is at risk for Chlamydia?
People at risk for Chlamydia have had sexual relations with an infected person or have unprotected sex with multiple partners.
Who should get a Chlamydia test?
People with symptoms such as urethral burning, pain and discharge should consider getting a Chlamydia test. Also, people who have had sexual relations with an infected person, people in new relationships, and people who have unprotected sex with multiple partners should consider getting tested.
If my Chlamydia test is positive, can I be treated?
Yes. Chlamydia is usually treatable with common antibiotics.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Chlamydia Test 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.