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Tested Positive Chlamydia
Tested positive chlamydia on wednesday started azithromycin same day period due 9april but i started spotting thursday is this normal clear & blood?
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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
Tested positive chlamydia & negative hiv, gonorrhea &syphilis was given one time 2 tablet treatment of azithromycin & week supply erythromycin with serve pains in stomach, pooping & urinating help?
Possibilities: Perhaps you have been carrying it for a while. Are you positive that he tested negative? If that is actually true, maybe you did not transmit it to him. ...Read more
Yes: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease. She should tell her partner and should not have sex with him until they have both been treated and waited an additional 2 weeks. If he is not treated, she could get it again. Chlamydia may affect her ability to get pregnant in the future because in some women it can block their tubes. ...Read more
Girlfriend tested positive for chlamydia but I tested negative. Only been with each other. How can that happen?
Not unusual: It's common to find chlamydia in only one person in a couple. You might still have it; the test misses 5-10% of infections, especially on urine. Chlamydia clears on its own over time, maybe happened before you were tested. It can be carried for months, so maybe she was infected before you were together. Or you had an antibiotic for something else. Or someone had another partner. You still need Rx. ...Read more
I got tested positive for chlamydia, and when informing my ex boyfriend about this, he got tested and it said negative. How?
What type of test?: What type of test did he have? If it was an antibody test, it may have been too soon to test. It would be prudent for both of you to be treated at the same time. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chlamydia/basics/tests-diagnosis/CON-20020807 ...Read more
I have been tested positive for chlamydia I have not cheated on my boyfriend of 2 years and he swears he's been faithful could the test be wrong?
Well..: Unless you have a previous negative test to rely on, there is no way to know when you were infected. It is often asymptomatic. The infection was acquired in one of these ways. 1) you got it from a previous or another current partner (which you say you don't have) 2) he got it from a previous or another current partner (which he says he doesn't have) You both need treatment. If doubts, retest. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I recently tested positive for chlamydia, I took the medication went back 3 weeks later and tested positive again, my partner tested negative, how?
Couple of reasons: First of all you may have an infection that is not picked up on a test (so theoretically he could still be positive). Also sometimes the medicine does not work. Also some tests take more time to become negative. They are DNA based tests and even though the infection is gone it may take a little longer time to show up negative ...Read more
I tested positive for chlamydia. My partner and I been together 4 years. He was treated for chlamydia before met. How is it possible that I have it. ?
I tested positive for chlamydia and i wasn't informed of after care instructions and was curious what they are.
I tested positive for chlamydia, but my boyfriend tested negative in two different tests. Did I have a false positive?
Not necessarily: It's common to find chlamydia in only one person in a couple. False pos tests are rare; probably your test is accurate but bf's tests maybe false neg. Or you had it first and he was not yet infected. Or he had chlamydia that cleared before he was tested. Or he could have been treated but not told you; or maybe an antibiotic for something else that cured his chlamydia. You both must be treated. ...Read more
Hello, I am a virgin, I tested positive for Chlamydia. My boyfriend has tested negative, could this be a false positive?
More info needed: Something doesn't compute. Nearly impossible for a virgin (no penile-vaginal sex) to have chlamydia, and also unlikely your boyfriend gave it to you. His negative test makes sense, but your positive one doesn't. OTOH the standard nucleic acid amplification tests (NAAT) are very accurate. Please add comment or a new question with more info: confirm you're female, exact tests done, sexual exposures. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I took the one time dose of azithromicin 3 mos ago; I was still tested positive for chlamydia. why is this? What happened?
Rx fail, reinfection: This isn't rare. 5-10% of people with chlamydia have new positive tests after 3-6 months. That's why retesting is recommended. Either you are reinfected (if sexually active and potentially exposed) or treatment failed, which happens 2-3% of the time with azithromycin. Your current partner(s) need to be tested and treated, and you need re-treatment, probably with doxycycline, not azithro. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was tested positive for chlamydia last year and got rid of it! I never had a full test though. Would I know if I had it by now?
Probably yes, but...: If you had symptoms at the time (usually a discharge from the penis, with or without mild discomfort urinating), and they have cleared up, probably you were cured. However, the treatments are not perfect, and everybody with chlamydia is recommended to have a follow-up lab test (urethral swab or urine) 3-6 months after treatment. Contact your doctor or clinic to arrange for testing. Good luck! ...Read more
My partner tested positive for chlamydia and me negative. 4 years together is it possible they can go back and check if this was a false positive?
What type of test?: Did he get treated? It is likely that he had infection and was treated effectively and is no longer carrying the organism. He may still have antibody to chlamydia but not the organism. It would not do any harm to get retested by the Chlamydia nucleic acid. See this site for info. http://www.medicalhealthtests.com/pathology-test/chlamydia-tests-serum.html ...Read more
I was tested positive for chlamydia and had some symptoms. I was treated, told my boyfriend to get tested however he tested negative. Confused, Help!!
He must be treated: Men do have a higher false negative rate then women. However, much more common, men will tell their partner they didn't have it because they want to deflect any suspicion they are having sex outside of the relationship. Irrespective of his test result watch him take the medication and if he wasn't treated and you've had unprotected sex since treatment, you will likely be positive again. ...Read more
I was tested positive for chlamydia but my recent partner was tested negative and I had one unprotected partner before him how am I the only positive 1?
Quite common: This happens a lot. Your partner was infected but his immune system cleared it before testing. Or he took an antibiotic (maybe for something else) and it cured him before testing. You had it from distant past partner and current partner was lucky and didn't catch it. The tests miss some infections. Or he just wasn't telling the truth. Most important: he needs treatment even w/ negative test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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