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Chlamydia and Gonorrhea (Antibody)
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea (Antibody) test detects specific active and chronic Chlamydial and Gonorrhea infection.
Sexually Transmitted Infections also known as Sexually Transmitted Diseases are infections transmitted through vaginal intercourse, anal sex and oral sex.
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea are two of the most common yet curable sexually transmitted diseases. They are commonly spread through sexual contact.
Why Get Tested
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea do not always show symptoms yet when untreated, chlamydia and gonorrhea can lead to chronic salpingitis, ectopic pregnancy (pregnancies in the wrong place) and in some cases infertility.
Chlamydia can also be passed from mother to child during delivery, causing pneumonia or a serious eye infection in her newborn. Despite the lack of symptoms, all sexually active individuals, adolescents and pregnant women are considered at increased risk of chlamydia and Gonorrhea infection.
It is important to get tested if you are a/an:
Sexually active person
Woman or man with multiple partners (increased risk)
Individual with symptoms of this STD
Mother with a newborn that has conjunctivitis
This test requires a blood sample. The blood sample can be collected at one of our partner locations or at home using our on-demand sample collection service.