Chlamydophila pneumonia

Precautions

Routine Practices

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.