This easy to use at home chlamydia test for women uses a vaginal swab and can give results within twenty minutes, so no waiting around for tests results to be sent and the extended worry. The Care Diagnostica Viola Chlamydia Test detects Chlamydia Trachomatis, the most common of the 3 known species of chlamydia bacterias.
Chlamydia trachomatis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) which infects men and women, however, in women it can lead to infertility. It can be caught by having unprotected sex with someone who already has chlamydia. Over 200,000 new cases of the infection were detected in Great Britain in 2013, however it can be treated easily with a single antibiotic pill.
Usually there are no symptoms of chlamydia trachomatis, but it can lead to eye inflammations, arthritis and inflammations of the urinary tract. Unattended infections often lead to infertility and an increased risk of ectopic pregnancies and premature births.
With the Care Diagnostica Viola Chlamydia Test you can take the test in the comfort of your own home with quick results.