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If so many people with chlamydia don't have symptoms, why is it necessary to get treated?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
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In brief: Disease

Untreated genital chlamydia can lead to sterilization and neonatal deaths.
That's why.

In brief: Disease

Untreated genital chlamydia can lead to sterilization and neonatal deaths.
That's why.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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In brief: Long-term sequela

Even though there are no symptoms, treatment should be sought to prevent long-term complications from chlamydial infections such pelvic inflammatory disease, chronic prostatitis, preventing others from getting infected, possible abcess formation, and urinary difficulties.

In brief: Long-term sequela

Even though there are no symptoms, treatment should be sought to prevent long-term complications from chlamydial infections such pelvic inflammatory disease, chronic prostatitis, preventing others from getting infected, possible abcess formation, and urinary difficulties.
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
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