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What Is Chlamydia
A kind of bacteria: Chlamydia is a bacteria. The the most common types are transmitted sexually, i.e. it's an STD. In some developing countries, some chlamydia types cause eye infections in children and are passed nonsexually by contact with infected people, by contact with shared clothing or sheets, and by flies. A related germ called Chlamydophila causes bronchitis and pneumonia. ...Read more
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
Chlamydia is often a: “silent” disease – this means the person isn't experiencing symptoms. Chlamydia symptoms in women may include: spotting, painful sexual intercourse, pain w urination, vaginal discharge (milky or yellow mucus), lower abdominal pain, nausea & fever. Chlamydia in men may cause burning or pain w urinating, irritation at penis opening, discharge, groin pain w swelling & testicular swelling /pain. ...Read more
Chlamydia : Chlamydia is an intracellular bacteria that cause diseases in multiple species. In humans it is most notably the number one cause of sexually transmitted diseases. Men are symptomatic in about 75% of cases whereas women are only symptomatic in about 30% of cases. It usually infects the urethra however it can i ascend to the bladder and cause a urinary tract infection. Other species can cause pneumonia and is spread by birds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
STD: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection by chlamydia trachomatis. It is treatable with antibiotics. About 25% of the people with chlamydia also have gonnorhea and it is advised to treat both. You need a prescription from a doctor. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/chlamydia/ds00173/tab=indepth. ...Read more
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
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My partner suspect that he has a chlamydia is this transmittable?what specific antibiotic to fight chlamydia.what cause chlamydia. tanx
What does chlamydia looks like on ovaries and reproductive area after having the STD 4 times or more ?
6 months azithromycin treatment failed to treat chlamydia & doc want operation.So my question is, in what stage chlamydia incurable & operation needed?
May be...: Most of times, antibiotic will drastically improve infection-related symptoms within 1-3 days after its use. Even for protracted cases, if failing to reach its expected effectiveness within 2-4 weeks, one has to think if the used antibiotics is ineffective or noted needed. For painful urination, a knowledgeable and commonsensical doc should know how to figure these out for you. ...Read more
It's just random: Tests miss 5-10% of infections, more by urine, less by urethral or vaginal swab. Maybe other possibilities as well. Chlamydia clears on its own in a few weeks to months, so current testing is negative. Or s/he received an antibiotic for chlamydia (and didn't admit it) or for another infection, curing chlamydia or interfering with the test. Partner(s) of infected person need Rx, even w/ neg tests. ...Read more
Then it needs to: Be reevaluated to see if u still have the chlamydia and needs to be retreated with a diffenet med since it can be resistant sometimes to the first med or u could have a secondary infection, please see your gyn or go to the er this weekend. ...Read more
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