A 24-year-old member asked:
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I had chlamydia and then got epididymitis, chlamydia has been 100% treated, but I still have slight symptoms for epi, how long until they disappear?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
A few weeks: It can take a few weeks for pain from epididymitis to subside completely. As long as the pain is less and swelling is going down, it's getting better. If you remain uncertain, contact the doctor or clinic where you were treated.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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