C. trachomatis infections are the leading cause of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. C. trachomatis is known to cause cervicitis, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), epididymitis and proctitis. It is also the most frequent cause of non-gonococcal urethritis in men. Among women, the consequences of Chlamydial infections are severe if left untreated.
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea (Urine Test)
Chlamydia and Gonorrhea are two of the most common contracted STDs. This is a urine test that looks for either Chlamydia and Gonorrhea through nucleic acid amplification.
Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate (DHEA Test)
DHEA-S is the sulfated form of DHEA and is the major androgen produced by the adrenal glands. This test is used in the differential diagnosis of hirsute or virilized female patients and for the diagnosis of isolated premature adrenarche and adrenal tumors.
Also Known As: DHEA-S, DHEA-SO4
Gonorrhea (Urine) pain free
Neisseria gonorrhoeae may infect the anal/rectal canal of sexually active individuals. Detection of this organism is important for determining the risk for disease progression or transmission.
Also Known As: Urine, pain free
Mumps Antibodies, IgG
IgG is useful in determining whether there is active mumps disease or if there was previous exposure to the virus and if the host is now immune.
Also Known As: Mumps Titer
A quantitative hCG measures the actual amount of hCG and this helps to confirm pregnancy, give an estimation of how far along someone is in the first few weeks of pregnancy, as well as helpful in the diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy or pregnancy that is miscarried.
Also Known As: hCG