A 30-year-old member asked:
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how long is it supposed to it take chlamydia to start damaging the female reproductive system?

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Dr. Regina Hillsman
44 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Chlamydia: This question s/b directed to a ob/gyn.
Answered on Apr 24, 2015

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