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1

What would show on urethral swab in Gonorrhoea

Gram -ve diplococcic

2

What would show on urethral swab in Chlamydia

Non-specific urethritis

3

Chlamydia incubation period

7-21 days, large percentage are asymptomatic

4

Sx if female symptomatic with chlamydia

Cervicitis (discharge, bleeding), dysuria

5

Sx if male symptomatic with chlamydia

Urethral discharge, dysuria

6

Investigation of choice in chlamydia

NAATs - urine, vulvovaginal swab or cervical swab

7

Rx of chlamydia

Doxy (7/7) or azithromycin (single dose) - latter is 1st line due to compliance
1st azithro if pregnant

8

Partner contact for chlamydia

Symptomatic men - all contacts since and 4 weeks before onset of sx
Women & asymptomatic men - all from last 6 months or if >6m then last partner