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If i had chlamydia in my ovari but its already cured can I get pregnut or not?

If i had chlamydia in my ovari but its already cured can I  get pregnut  or not?

Not sure: Chlamydial infections cause infertility in 20% of women. The cause is tubal blockage. There are two ways of answering this question, 1st and hsg (dye test) is done in radiology to look at the tubes. 2nd is laparoscopy, surgery requiring general anesthesia which is more invasive, but is a better test. ...Read more

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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How can I get prengut i had chlamydia and im trying to get pregnut and i don't get I've been tryin for 5mnths?

Check with a GYN: Usually interventions for infertility are not considered until 6 months to a year of regular, unprotected sex. Given your history, seeing a gynecologist to check you out would be a good idea to start that way you know if you are ovulating, and when. ...Read more

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I had chlamydia for 6 or 7 mnths now im trying to get pregnut and i just don't come out I've been trying for 5 mnths?

I had chlamydia for 6 or 7 mnths now im trying to get pregnut and i just don't come out I've been trying for 5 mnths?

Chlamydia: I suggest that you have a hsg (x-ray test to evaluate the patency of the fallopian tubes). A risk of having chlamydia is tubal scaring, so tht sperm cannot reach the egg. ...Read more

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How common is it for a woman not to show symptoms of chlamydia infection?

How common is it for a woman not to show symptoms of chlamydia infection?

Very common.: A significant majority of women with chlamydia, a sexually transmitted infection, have no symptoms initially. Untreated though, chlamydia infections can lead to a serious condition called pelvic inflammatory disease, which can also cause infertility and increase the chance of ectopic pregnancy. If you've had unprotected sexual contact, or a new sexual partner, it's a good idea to get screened. ...Read more

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I have read some cases where women who were infected by chlamydia did not pass it on to their male partners. How likely/common is this?

I have read some cases where women who were infected by chlamydia did not pass it on to their male partners. How likely/common is this?

This happens a lot: 1) STDs are not always transmitted. If one partner has chlamydia, the ransmission chance is ~50% for unprotected vaginal sex, so after 1 exposure, only half of partners will catch it. 2) Spontaneous cure in one person before being tested. 3) Partner got treated and didn't admit it. 4) Test missed it; chlamydia tests miss 5-10% of infections. 5) Some people immune after repeated past infection. ...Read more

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Is chlamydia more common in men? Is chlamydia more often found in men instead of women? .

Chlamydia , women!: There is a higher rate of infection in single females than males! chlamydia is found in 25-28% of single females, and is two-three percent lower in males. This is a national tragedy, because of long term consequences! treatment is simple, but partner's must be simultaneously treated. Best advice; fewer sexual partners: know your partner; and always have the male wear a condom. ...Read more

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What are the common symptoms for chlamydia?

What are the common symptoms for chlamydia?

Burning: While urinating and in men sometimes a clear or white discharge, many women can be asymptomatic. ...Read more

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How common is chlamydia in the united states?

How common is chlamydia in the united states?

Very common: Chlamydia is a very, very common std in the unites states. In fact, it is one of the most common std's in younger patients (ages 18 to 35). It is easily treated with oral medications. ...Read more

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What is chlamydia and how common is it in men?

What is chlamydia and how common is it in men?

Bacteria: Chlamydia is a bacteria infection transmitted by sex and both men and women can contract the infection. In men, they usually experience mild, intermittent burning with urination with possible urethral discharge. Please see your doctor to be tested if you are not certain, and use protection (condoms) to prevent spreading the infection to others until it's been confirmed. Always use condoms. ...Read more

Dr. Al Hegab
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...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