Can chlamydia or gonorrhea bacteria live in discard on vagina labia? And for how long?

STDS and Living. Yes. These two common stds, chlamydia and gonorrhea can live in the vagina until they are appropriately treated. In rare cases they can become chronic and life threatening infections if disseminated. If you have any concerns then getting a full std panel is advised.

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My vagina has been itchy and sore for a month. I've tested negative for gonorrhea and chlamydia. Is it a ph imbalance? If so what do I do to fix it?

Maybe. can be pH imbalance (DoderleinCytolysis) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3168042/ May be yeast issue, local irritation from douche or tampon use. Best to see your gyn provider for examination and discussion. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck. Dr R. Read more...

Hello, I was wondering if gonorrhea can cause bumps on vagina? I have symptoms of either chlamydia or gonorrhea then these sores occurred I'm scared

Usually, not ... Gono would not usually induce bumps in vagina unless having its related infection/ abscess of Skene's glands next / at 4 & 8 o'clock location of urethral meatus (opening or of Bartholin s glands at lower parts of the vestibule of vagina. More? Ask doc so to let accurate knowledge stop unnecessary worry. Read more...

Opening of vagina itchy for a month now, gonorrhea & chlamydia tests negative and Monistat and fluconazole did not help. Any ideas of what it is?

See your doctor. Many things can cause this, irritation from soaps, detergents and fabric softeners, other infections, etc. The best thing to do is to see your gyn. Read more...

Can rubbing penis on vagina no penetration infect the girl with chlamydia or gonorrhea or any stds?

Unprotected sex. Yes.It is important to get tested and treated (if positive) if you are having unprotected sex.Always wear a condom even though you have no intention of penetrating. Read more...
Yes. Can spread chlamydia without penetration so use condoms at all times to prevent spread of STD;s. Read more...