Epidemiological measures preventive
Due to the frequent occurrence of in apparent forms of genital infections are difficult to apply.
Repressive the epidemic of disease reporting active search for and treatment of sexual contacts newborn examination and treatment of parents
Proper disinfection of water in swimming pools plover sketch
First Originator - agent
Chlamydia trachoma is servers A, B, Bag and C.
Second Clinical picture and diagnosis of infection
Inflammation with follicular hyperplane papillary conjunctivitis causes the scarring that distorts the eyelids and eyelashes. This leads to chronic corneal abrasion, vision impairment and blindness in later life.
Secondary bacterial infections are endemic in areas where trachoma frequent and increase the severity of the disease.
Laboratory diagnosis is made either by microscopic evidence of intracellular Chlamydia inclusions in the epithelial cells of the conjunctiva, culture, tissue culture or serology.
All over the world, especially in rural areas of developing countries of the tropics and subtropics Middle East, North and Sub-Saharan Africa, India, China, Southeast Asia and South America are areas endemic trachoma. For us it is an exotic disease, though imported cases may occur