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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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6 wks pregnant, nagging discomfort lower right side, bikini area and back pain. Have a 2 year old (low risk preg). Chlamydia 16yrs ago, ectopic???

6 wks pregnant, nagging discomfort lower right side, bikini area and back pain. Have a 2 year old (low risk preg).  Chlamydia 16yrs ago, ectopic???

Possibly: An ectopic pregnancy is one of several possibilities for your symptoms. It would be a good idea to see your OB and have it checked out. An ultrasound will clarify the situation. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Got treated for chlamydia and scared to have hiv got tested for hiv today but ive been having lower back pain hope its not related to hiv. :(?

Got treated for chlamydia and scared to have hiv got tested for hiv today but ive been having lower back pain hope its not related to hiv.
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Be brave: And to be brave, act brave. Every young adult with a romantic life should be tested yearly for HIV. The worst that can happen is that you'll take medications and keep it under control. Knowing one way or the other is better than this being scared stuff. I'll bet you're fine. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Me+partner treated for chlamydia now I have a dark colored urine pain in lower back pain in low abominals and a brown discharge. Dnt use condoms help?

Me+partner treated for chlamydia now I have a dark colored urine pain in lower back pain in low abominals and a brown discharge. Dnt use condoms help?

Retest: I would schedule a visit and ask to be retested for chlamydia. Perhaps you have it again. You can also have your urine tested for a bladder infection. You can also discuss your birth control options to help prevent an unplanned pregnancy. You can also ask for HIV testing. This is important after your chlamydia infection. Use condoms. ...Read more

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How long do symptoms last after taking bulk treatment for chlamydia?

How long do symptoms last after taking bulk treatment for chlamydia?

Depends: What were the symptoms to begin with, what was the extent of involvement? If you had severe inflammation of the fallopian tubes the symptoms may take a week or more to resolve. ...Read more

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If someone has undiagnosed chlamydia, how long with the infection last?

If someone has undiagnosed chlamydia, how long with the infection last?

Possibly: Indefinitely - it can be a "silent" infection which means you may not be experiencing obvious symptoms. But it can be doing great damage even if you aren't aware that you have the infection. ...Read more

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My chlamydia retest came back positive. Did I get retested too early? I was given 1 dose of azythromyacin last Monday.

My chlamydia retest came back positive.  Did I get retested too early? I was given 1 dose of azythromyacin last Monday.

No: you should have been cleared after 48 hours and for sure after a week. I would recommend retaking your meds and NO SEX until you and your partner are both tested and you both see each others results are negative ...Read more

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How long does chlamydia last in a male body?

How long does chlamydia last in a male body?

Until Treated: Generally, chlamydia will stay in the male body until it is treated. Symptoms may disappear, but the infection can continue to other areas, like the epididymis or testes. ...Read more

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How long does it take to results back for a urine chlamydia test?

How long does it take to results back for a urine chlamydia test?

Less than 2 days: The modern chlamydia tests include rapid tests that can give a result after a few minutes. Chlamydia cultures take several days. If the rapid test is done at a lab, the time for the sample to be processed, the test to be run, the results to be sent to the doctor, and for the doctor to find time to review the result... Takes up to a couple of days. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get lab results back for chlamydia?

How long does it take to get lab results back for chlamydia?

Depends on the lab: But in my practice it usually takes about a week. Usually all it takes is a special test of your urine. ...Read more

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How long should newborn eye damage from chlamydia last?

How long should newborn eye damage from chlamydia last?

Extremely rare...: Chronic eye infection in infants by chlamydial infection results in blindness in developing countries, but eye damage due to same infection is extremely rare in us. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get chlamydia results back?

How long does it take to get chlamydia results back?

Chlamydia: Very soon depending upon the particular test ordered and the lab to which it was sent. One day is not unusual. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to get chlamydia test results back?

A day or so: The test can be done the same day the specimen is submitted, however, the lab may not do the test every day, in which case it would depend on how often the lab runs the test. ...Read more

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I was treated for chlamydia with doxycyclinei had unprotected sex with someone the morning after my last pill is it possible I got it back ?

I was treated for chlamydia with doxycyclinei had unprotected sex with someone the morning after my last pill is it possible I got it back ?

Yes, but unlikely: Sometimes, one course of antibiotic treatment does not cure an infection. In such a case, one doesn't have to catch a new infection. Instead, the old one was suppressed by the medication but pops up again after the medication. However, if one has adequate levels of Doxycycline in her body, it is unlikely for her to catch a new chlamydia infection at that time. ...Read more

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How long rocephin (ceftriaxone) injection last? Gonorrhea or chlamydia.

How long rocephin (ceftriaxone) injection last? 

Gonorrhea or chlamydia.

Ceftriaxone is: used to treat gonorrhea as a single injection dose. Dual therapy for gonococcal infections (i.e., with ceftriaxone in a single intramuscular dose, in combination with either azithromycin or doxycycline) is now recommended to also treat Chlamydia. ...Read more

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How long does treatment for chlamydia last? How long do I have to take antibiotics for chlamydia? When i've finished the medication, is the chlamydia gone for good? .

How long does treatment for chlamydia last? How long do I have to take antibiotics for chlamydia? When i've finished the medication, is the chlamydia gone for good?

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Chlamydia : Chlamydia is treated with antibiotics. It is often treated with one dose of Azithromycin or Doxycycline twice a day for seven days. People with chlamydia should abstain from sexual intercourse for seven days after either treatment, to prevent spreading the infection to partners. ...Read more

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How long does the symptoms of chlamydia last after taking the dose of azithromycin?

How long does the symptoms of chlamydia last after taking the dose of azithromycin?

Take precautions: Persons with chlamydia should abstain from having sex for seven days after single dose antibiotics to prevent spreading the infection to partners. ...Read more

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Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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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


Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Back Pain (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more