Clinical Preventive Service Recommendation

Chlamydia

Chlamydia, Women

Grade: B recommendation

The AAFP recommends screening for chlamydia and gonorrhea in sexually active women age 24 years and younger and in older women who are at increased risk for infection. (2014)

Grade Definition(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org):

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Chlamydia, Men

Grade: I recommendation

The AAFP concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for chlamydia and gonorrhea in men. (2014)

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Clinical Considerations(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)


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