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A female asked:

I'm 16, can i be a carrier of chlamydia? been treated twice for chlamydia, but scared i've got it again by the strong smell i'm getting.

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Chlamydia: If your sex partner is not treated at the same time you are , you run the risk of getting reinfected,
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Dr. Laura Martin
Family Medicine 34 years experience
there is not a "carrier" you may be repeatedly reinfected or not completing your regimen of antibiotic and getting rid of infection
Aug 15, 2014
Dr. Dale Kristle
Gynecology 42 years experience
Reinfected?: more likely to be getting re-infected. be sure your partner is getting treated
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Last updated Aug 15, 2014

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