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Is there any other possible ways to get chlamydia other than sex? I need any info I can get!

Is there any other possible ways to get chlamydia other than sex? I need any info I can get!

Chlamydia: Chlamydia is usually transmitted by intimate contact. A newborn may acquire it if the pregnant mother had a normal delivery and was not treated prior to the delivery. You can go to this website for more information. It's www. Cdc. Gov.

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Chlamydia (Definition)

Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more


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Is there any other possible ways to get chlamydia other than sex? I need any info I can get!

Is there any other possible ways to get chlamydia other than sex? I need any info I can get!

Chlamydia: Chlamydia is an infection of the sex organs that is spread by having sex. It is spread from having vaginal, oral, or anal sex.

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Other ways to get chlamydia besides sex?

Other ways to get chlamydia besides sex?

Vaginal childbirth: Chlamydia can be transmitted during vaginal, anal, or oral sex and from an infected mother to her baby during vaginal childbirth.

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Are there ways to get chlamydia other than sex?

Are there ways to get chlamydia other than sex?

You get it via sex.: Chlamydia can be transmitted through oral, anal or vaginal sex.

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Is there other ways to get chlamydia besides multiple partners. I been w/my bf for 2 yrs his the 1st guy I don't use protection w/& he didn't cheat?

Is there other ways to get chlamydia besides multiple partners. I been w/my bf for 2 yrs his the 1st guy I don't use protection w/& he didn't cheat?

Chlamydia: Chlamydia can live for years in the throat, rectum and vagina if left untested or untreated. It is only transmitted by sexual contact. If your bf had symptoms in his penis but ignored them then they can also live deep in his urethra for years untreated as well.

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Are there other ways to get chlamydia other then sexual? I was told you can get it from wipeing wrong, toilet seats

Are there other ways to get chlamydia other then sexual? I was told you can get it from wipeing wrong, toilet seats

No, only from sex: You can not get chlamydia from toilet seats or any other method than intercourse or oral sex. Babies can get chlamydia eye infections from coming through the vagina of an infected mother.

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Can you get chlamydia from other ways other than sexual contact? My girlfriend was recently told she has chlamydia but we both have not had sex with other people are there other ways of getting chlamydia...

Can you get chlamydia from other ways other than sexual contact? My girlfriend was recently told she has chlamydia but we both have not had sex with other people are there other ways of getting chlamydia...

Chlamydia: Chlamydia is contacted via sexual contact. However, an infection can go undetected for long periods of time (in both men and women), even years, so it is possible that it was dormant for a prolonged period.

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How did I get chlamydia?

How did I get chlamydia?

Sex: Chlamydia can be transmitted through oral, anal or vaginal sex.

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How can you get chlamydia?

Unprotected sex: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection passed by transmitting body fluids from one person to another. Chlamydia can be acquired through vaginal, anal and oral sex. You can not catch chlamydia through casual contact. Avoiding intercourse is the only 100% way to protect yourself. Condoms are very effective in decreasing the risk.

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Could I get chlamydia again?

Could I get chlamydia again?

Yes: You can get this as often as you are exposed, cured and re-exposed. Similar to strep throat, you do not develop permanent immunity after infection.

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How do you get chlamydia? Oral?

Most kinds of sex: You can get chlamydia from unprotected vaginal, oral, or anal sex.

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Where can I get a chlamydia test?

CHLAMYDIA: Most county health departments will do this for free.

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Can you get chlamydia back to back?

Can you get chlamydia back to back?

Yes: A re-exposure after treatment can lead to a second chlamydia infection. There are antibiotic failures to cure chlamydia occasionally so after treatment, a test of cure is usually a good idea.

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Cant get hard on after having Chlamydia?

Cant get hard on after having Chlamydia?

Not chlamydia: Chlamydia and other STDs do not cause erectile dysfunction. If your problem with erections is connected with your recent chlamydial infection, it is strictly psychological, such as anxiety, regret over a sexual experience, etc. Discuss with your doctor or a sexual health expert. Good luck!

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What is chlamydia? How does a person get it?

What is chlamydia? How does a person get it?

Chlamydia: Chlamydia is an intracellular bacteria that cause diseases in multiple species. In humans it is most notably the number one cause of sexually transmitted diseases. Men are symptomatic in about 75% of cases whereas women are only symptomatic in about 30% of cases. It usually infects the urethra however it can I ascend to the bladder and cause a urinary tract infection. Other species can cause pneumonia and is spread by birds.

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Can you get chlamydia by rubbing body parts?

Can you get chlamydia by rubbing body parts?

Chlamydia: Chlamydia can be spread via oral, vaginal & anal sex & during delivery from mother to newborn.

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How do you get chlamydia and can it go away?

How do you get chlamydia and can it go away?

Chlamydia: Chlamydia can be transmitted through oral, anal or vaginal sex. It is important to be tested if you have chlamydia (so you can be treated if you have it). A swab is used to take a sample from a man's urethra or a woman's cervix. The specimen is analyzed at a lab. There are also tests that use a urine sample. Chlamydia can be treated with a single dose of azithromycin, or 7 day (sometimes 10 day).

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Chlamydia Infection (Definition)

A sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or ...Read more