Chlamydia/Chlamydophila species include C. pneumoniae, C. psittaci, and C. trachomatis. Each may cause pneumonia and other overlapping medical conditions.
Do not reject refrigerated or frozen specimens.
Reported (Analytical Time)
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Transport Temperature: Room temperature Methodology: Immunofluorescence Assay