Genital chlamydia and gonorrhoea infection in Scotland: laboratory diagnoses 2009-2018

Publication Date: 28 May 2019

Report revised 2 August 2019.

​​​​In this report, ten-year trend data are presented on two acute sexually transmitted infections (STIs): genital chlamydia and gonorrhoea.

Data on genital chlamydia and gonorrhoea infection are extracted from the laboratory diagnoses database, the Electronic Communication of Surveillance in Scotland System (ECOSS). This is an HPS surveillance system which is updated daily with positive test results from all Scottish diagnostic and reference laboratories. ​​

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Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Surveillance Report