CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS


Chlamydial pneumonia: Common in <6mos exposed to chlamydia; us. afebrile, eosinophilic; treat with macrolides

Associated with risk of Cervical Cancer

CDC recommends rescreening 3-4mos after completion of treatment for chlamydia in all women diagnosed with chlamydia (MMWR 51[RR-6]:1, 2002--AFP)