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How Many Ways Can You Get Chlamydia
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
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. ...Read more
Are there other ways to get chlamydia other then sexual? I was told you can get it from wipeing wrong, toilet seats
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. ...Read more
Many sites say retesting At 2-3 weeks following treatment for chlamydia is too short due to false positives. What is a good time to get retested?
Follow up testing: Testing to assess for adequate treatment of Chlamydia is not necessary unless you are pregnant or still having symptoms. In those instances you can test to make sure that you are disease-free at 3 weeks after treatment. Also you should be treated for Gonorrhea as this can coexist with the Chlamydia infection. Good Luck and practice safe sex. ...Read more
Diagnosed+treated for Chlamydia. Treatment over, I feel better. Want to get re-tested for future sexual partners. How many weeks should I wait?
Chlamydia re-test: It is very rare for the standard chlamydia treatments to fail (azithromycin 1 dose or doxycycline 7 days), and testing to check for cure usually isn't necessary. But if done, not before 3 weeks. Up til then, the test can still be positive due to persisting DNA, even though cured. It's more important to retest at 3-6 months, because reinfection is common once people resume sex. ...Read more
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