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Can Chlamydia And Hiv Be Contacted At The Same Time
Yes: Aquiring one sexually tramsitted disease is usually coupled with another std as well. This includes gonnorrhea and hiv, especially if the partner has risk factors for having these infections (e.g. Drug use, prostitution, many sexual partners, etc.). If any concern, testing for these is recommended. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chlamydia infection is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or no symptoms at all. In many patients without symptoms, chlamydial infections can spread upwards into the abdomen and cause serious complications due to scarring. Newborns can acquire chlamydial eye infection from birth ...Read more
Yes: It is possible to get pregnant while infected with chlamydia but the chlamydia needs to be treated. Untreated chlamydia can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease which can make women infertile. Additionally, untreated chlamydia can spread to the baby and cause major medical issues for the baby. Treat your chlamydia--go to your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
Could a woman be an unknown carrier of chlamydia and have sex several times with the same person before they contracted chlamydia from her?
In regards to chlamydia, if me and my partner both take the medication at the same time, how long before it will be gone. And when can we have sex ?
About a week: The infection will be gone in a week or so. Ideally, you should avoid sex that long. Treatment failure is uncommon, but if it happens to one of you, the other would become infected when you resume sex together. On the other hand, this is unlikely. If you and your partner can't wait a week, for sure use condoms. ...Read more
Prescribed 1g of zithromax to be taken at once. Can i take i take 500mg first day, then 500mg the next day at the same time. Will it be just as effective to cure chlamydia?
I recently tested positive for chlamydia after having just been treated for it. I was with one new partner since then, though he has not had any kind of unprotected sexual contact in 4 years. Is it possible he had it all this time and did not know, or is
Yes: Yes, different types of antibiotics are used for these two infections but can be taken together. ...Read more
PID: No. PID is usually polymicrobial - more than one organism involved in infection. Zithromax only covers the Chlamydia. You also need an antibiotic that would cover Gonorrhoea, and some clinicians would also use Flagyl to cover for anaerobic organisms. Zithromax alone is not adequate for PID. ...Read more
Hiv infection is caused by a retrovirus....This retrovirus binds to CD4 cells (for the most part). You may detect the virus by several different methods. An elisa test (enzyme linked immunosorbent assay). You may also detect it by doing a test referred to as a western blot (a gel protein electrophoresis). Thirdly by pcr (polymerase chain reaction) which ...Read more
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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