Fast Chlamydia identification for men
The doctors have identified a rapid test to diagnose the Chlamydia in men. It is a device called FirstBurst to collect urine from men.
The device can collect six times the amount of Chlamydia bacteria contained in a standard urine sample. The test uses a signal amplification to boost the sensitivity. The test will give the result within an hour.
The Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection found in men. This is found mostly in men between the age of 16 and 24.
The infections might show up symptoms and it becomes serious when left untreated. It might damage fertility in rare cases.
The quick treatment will help you to protect yourself and your partner accidentally.
The evaluation is published in the British Medicinal Journal. They found the test was more accurate than the existing rapid tests. The test will enable spot treatment.