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how soon will chlamydia show

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Same day: The urine/blood test in the laboratory may indicate the presence of this infection. The naat “nucleic acid amplification test, ” is a very accurate ... Read More
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: There are five tests for chlamydia. One, a culture can take three days. The others are rapid tests of varying degrees of accuracy. You and your doc ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Symptoms?: Chlamydia sxs (if you have them) usually occur 1 to 3 weeks after exposure. Because chlamydia is a silent std - so it might not be apparent.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Chlamydia: Yes, they may, or may not.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
A bit too early: The exact time for reliable chlamydia testing by NAAT isn't certain, but 3 days probably is a bit early. A negative result would be somewhat reassurin ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chlamydia: Some std's like chlamydia may start insidiously and the symptoms often mimic an exaggerated vaginal discharge. Pain and fever often develops late in t ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Get checked: It is possible to be infected with Chlamydia and have no symptoms at all! In the meantime, risk of transferring the infection to others is present. ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Maybe too soon: There is no research on this. Probably testing usually would be positive at 2 days, but may take longer. Most STD experts suggest waiting 4-5 days bef ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Chlamydia test: A specific chlamydia test needs to be done. Many doctors routinely test younger women for chlamydia, but not usually women your age (41), because chla ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
A few days to never: Most women with chlamydia don't develop signs or symptoms at all. About 20-40% get vaginal discharge, discomfort on urination, spotting between period ... Read More
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