Pathogens
Chlamydophila pneumonia

Chlamydophila pneumonia

Precautions

Standard Precautions

Susceptibilities

General Information

Fastidious organism that does not Gram stain - an "atypical"

  • Atypical pneumonia
  • Guillane-Barre Syndrome
  • Meningoencephalitis
  • Reactive arthritis
  • Myocarditis
  • Diagnose by serology

  • Difficult to culture

  • Use Respiratory PCR Panel to diagnose atypical Chlamydophila pneumonia