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What sort of disease is chlamydia?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Chlamydia is a
Sexually transmitted disease.
The infection is caused by bacteria called chlamydia trachomatis. Chlamydia is often a “silent” disease – this means that 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.

In brief: Chlamydia is a
Sexually transmitted disease.
The infection is caused by bacteria called chlamydia trachomatis. Chlamydia is often a “silent” disease – this means that 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.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
burning or pain w urinating, irritation at opening of penis as well as discharge, groin pain w swelling & testicular swelling /pain.
Dr. Sean MacKenzie
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Sexual transmitted
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease.
Both men and women can get this disease. It is caused by a bacteria that can infect the urethra (what we pee out of), causing pain, especially when urinating) and often a brown, foul-smelling discharge from the penis or vagina. It is easily treated with antibiotics. Untreated, it can cause bladder and uterus infections, and even sterility.

In brief: Sexual transmitted
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease.
Both men and women can get this disease. It is caused by a bacteria that can infect the urethra (what we pee out of), causing pain, especially when urinating) and often a brown, foul-smelling discharge from the penis or vagina. It is easily treated with antibiotics. Untreated, it can cause bladder and uterus infections, and even sterility.
Dr. Sean MacKenzie
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