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Why won't my chlamydia go away?

Hello. I am 15 years old and I have recently went to the doctors and have found out that I have been diagnosed with chlamydia. I was given two pills to take (azithromycin). Well they told me it would only take a week to go away. As of yesterday it...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for your question.It's not entirely clear to me why your still having discharge, but I'd suggest going back to your doctor to be checked.Be sure to let your health care provider know about your new exposure, and as always, be safe... Read more »

Unprotected oral by POZ man days after finishing antibiotics for chalmydia

Dr. Bob, I love this site and all you do. I searched the archives but didn't see my question, so here goes...Back on July 4th weekend, I went to a pool party (all gay men). After several drinks and a day of skinny dipping, things started to get a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I concur completely with the advice you received from your doctor!Dr. Bob Read more »

Incubation Periods

Is there and incubation period between when you get Chlamydia and when you can pass it on to others?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...earliest that a person infected with Chlamydia, can transmit the infection to another person. We do know that persons with symptoms of Chlamydia can transmit the infection to others. But since a person can have Chlamydia without any symptoms... Read more »

aids and oral sex

i have recieved oral sex 5 times in the past 6 months without a condom i recently have been treated for ? chlamydia what is my risk for hiv have no real symptoms thanks mike
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...transmitted throughunprotected intercourse rather than receiving oral sex. Have you hadunprotected intercourse with anyone? Symptoms of chlamydia usually occurwithin the first few weeks after infection. Symptoms for chlamydia caninclude a... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

The Cough That Won't Go Away

Posted by ILoveMyBody, 3 Replies
Hello Everyone, I have a serious question. I moved to CA in July of last year and by September I started coughing and have not stopped. I've been poz for almost 4 years now. I'm not on any meds my CD4 count is in the 400's. I took some x-rays... Read more »

tested neg but symptoms won't go away, why?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello everyone, I tested for HIV two years after my exposure and it came back negative. I tried to put it behind me but I continue to present with symptoms such as thrush (from my understanding this is pretty much HIV specific), numbness in my... Read more »

How can I judge my risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...that she had no STD's. I wore a condom, BUT IT BROKE. And I didn't realize it until afterwards. Turns out I started getting symptoms of chlamydia which I have just been treated for. This girl has not returned phone calls and that type of stuff... Read more »