Definitions for "Chlamydia trachomatis"
Chlamydia trachomatis is a common sexually transmitted disease, which often has no visible symptoms. If untreated, chlamydia can make a woman infertile or be passed to a baby during childbirth, causing pneumonia, eye infections and, in severe cases, blindness. Chlamydia is not routinely tested for but can be treated with antibiotics.
a widespread venereal disease caused by a bacterium
bacteria responsible for the sexually transmitted diseases chlamydia and lymphogranuloma venerum