A 34-year-old member asked:
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how long does it take for gonorrhea to effect fertility of women?

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Dr. Li-Min Hwang
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Forever someties: Infectioni of the tubes and the pelvic sometimes will permanently damage the reproductive organs causing fertility problems, .
Answered on Jul 13, 2012
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What possible reason: Would you have for not getting treatment?--please do right away!--yes gonorrhea could effect fertility if untreated--see your pcp!

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