Chlamydia and Chlamydophila (Chlamydia). Family: Chlamydiaceae. Genus: Chlamydia C. trachomatis - Urogenital infections, trachoma, conjunctivitis, pneumonia and lymphogranuloma venerium (LGV) Genus: Chlamydophila C. psittaci - Pneumonia (psittacosis)
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Note: New taxonomy, previously three species in one genus - Chlamydia
A, B, Ba, C Trachoma (trachoma biovar)
D - K Urogenital tract disease (trachoma biovar)
L1, L2, L2a, L2b, L3 Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV biovar)
From: G. Wistreich, Microbiology Perspectives, Prentice Hall
*AKA Reiter syndrome. Why replace with reactive arthritis? See Panush et al. (2007) Arthritis and Rheumatism, 56:693-694.
Bilateral inguinal buboes (arrows)
Iodine-stained inclusion bodies