Infections

Expert reports about Infections


INFORMATION FOR WOMEN WHO HAVE A CHLAMYDIAL INFECTION DURING PREGNANCY OR BREASTFEEDING

                                                                                                                                                

What is a chlamydial infection during pregnancy?

A chlamydial infection is an infection with any of three species of the Chlamydiaceae family of bacteria that cause disease in humans, particularly the species Chlamydia trachomatis –in which case the infection often is called a trachoma. Chlamydial bacteria cause sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in adults, including pregnant women, and also respiratory (lung) and eye infections in adults and newborns.


TO READ THE FULL REPORT

Join Pregistry to access the information you need at no cost to you

Join Pregistry