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A 36-year-old male asked:

how sensitive is a urine test for chlamydia? if someone was exposed 17 hours earlier through unprotected vaginal sex, would a urine test work?

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Dr. Lisa Gardner
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Maybe: It should pick up this std but i would wait about a week and then get it checked out. A vaginal culture may also help in the diagnosis.

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Last updated Dec 1, 2012

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