CLIA technique is more sensitive than other immunological techniques, which is a great advantage in the rapid and accurate diagnosis of infectious diseases.
Gastric infectious caused by C. jejuni is the first cause of diarrea in developed countries. C. jejuni is commonly associated with poultry, and is also commonly found in animal feces.
Number of cases do not stop increasing, even when food legacy is getting more restricted.
Infection with C. jejuni usually results in enteritis, which is characterised by abdominal pain, diarrhea, fever, an malaise. Fortunately, it does respond to antibiotics.
That is why an early detection of this pathogen with CerTest CLIA Campy can help the patient with a sooner and effective treatment.