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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
RIGHT AFTER INFECTIO: You can get epidydmitis if not treated properly with antibiotics for both infections as they co exist timely treatment will prevent this complication ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
One day: One day treatment is usually sufficient. Please consult this site for more information on antibiotics and duration of treatment. http://www.cdc.gov/st ... Read More
Dr. Nicholas Fogelson
Specializes in Gynecology
Depends: Gonorreah is treated with a single dose of antibiotics, usually an intramuscular injection of ceftriaxone (a penicillin derivative). Chlamydia takes ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Gonorrhea: If treated it should not lay dormant. Once you treated correctly, it is gone unless you are again exposed.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fred McCurdy
45 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Hard To Say: Depends upon how long it take to develop pelvic inflammatory disease in women or epididymitis in men. My best guess is this may take.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Li-Min Hwang
45 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Forever someties: Infectioni of the tubes and the pelvic sometimes will permanently damage the reproductive organs causing fertility problems, .
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chenette
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Immediate: There is no real time limit to the effects of gonorrhea. A cervical infection of any type can obstruct the cervix. Chronic infection causes prolonge ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Female?: You don't give your gender which is really important. If female you may (or might not) suffer some damage to your tubes very quickly; males rarely bec ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Not too long: Gonorrhea grows in warm moist places of the body such as the mucous membranes, especially the reproductive tract and the urethra and less commonly the ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Quickly: If you were treated solely for gonorrhea and chlamydia without a diagnosis of pelvic inflammatory disease, your symptoms should go away within a few d ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: You should both get treated. There is no such thing as a perfect relationship. I hope that if you are meant for each other, you'll find this a time fo ... Read More
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