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A 24-year-old member asked:

I feel under the weather. i have a sore throat, intermittent headaches. is it possible i've had latent gonorrhea or chlamydia since january?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Leonard Spishakoff
Specializes in Addiction Medicine
No: Pharyngitis due to gonocuccus would be present sice january, nor chlamydia. To note sometimes neisseria meningitidis is islated from the throat but it is not associated with sexual transmission.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 51 years experience
No: You should get a thorough. Check up from your doctor.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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