Chlamydia pneumoniae, Chlamydia psittaci, Chlamydia serology, LGV; Psittacosis
- It is important to provide clinical details; in particular history of oversea travel
- Samples received without relevant clinical information will not be processed.
- Test for C.pstittaci and pneumoniae detention is no longer available from July 2015.
- If testing of these organisms is clinically indicated a serum sample will be forwarded to an Australian reference laboratory, after consultation with the clinical microbiology team.
External Referral Information
Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)
External Lab Website