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A 27-year-old female asked:

how likely is it for a man to contract chlamydia by receiving oral sex from a woman?

3 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mouth to penis CPR?: It is unlikely to transmit chlamydia unless the woman's mouth is already infected. In that case, it could produce a reaction(cpr). The mouth is rife with bacteria as opposed to the "cleaner" vagina, so before one "biblically knows" a partner, it is a great idea to know your partner well and remain monogamous.
Dr. Jennifer Sudarsky
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Unlikely: The sexually transmitted form of chlamydia is localized the gential and urinary tracts.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Possible: In general, not likely. However, chlamydia can be found in the oral cavity due to oral sex with someone infected with chlamydia or from other contacts. I there is then oral sex and enough innoculation, the male can get urethral infection from the saliva and oral mucosa.

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