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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. ...Read more

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Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Chlamydia Infection (Definition)

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


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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. ...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 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. ...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. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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