Adelaide Sexual Health Centre
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Last updated: March 2014
Clinical suspicion especially in patients with a sexual history suggestive of exposure and presenting with ano-genital ulceration and lymphadenitis
Positive NAAT (nucleic acid amplification test, such as PCR) of lesion swab
Azithromycin 1 gram as one dose
Ceftriaxone 500mg IMI as one dose
The following points should be discussed
Patients need to be contact traced/referred for contact tracing
For further information on the diagnosis and management of genital chlamydia trachomatis contact Adelaide Sexual Health Centre.
These guidelines are based on review of current literature, current recommendations of the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, World Health Organization, the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV and local expert opinion.
They are written primarily for use by Adelaide Sexual Health Centre staff and some flexibility is required in applying them to certain private practice situations.