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Gynecological Problems

HIV-Positive Women and Gynecological Problems Certain gynecological (GYN) conditions are more common, more serious and/or more difficult to treat in HIV-positive women than HIV-negative women. If left untreated, some GYN infections can develop into more serious conditions such as pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) or cervical cancer. Which GYN Conditions Are Most Problematic? Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV, Genital Herpes) There are many...
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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 »

What's Chlamydia?

Mr. Sowadsky:What's Chlamydia and how do you get it?, do you experience ARS? what test do you have to take to diagnose it? Any particular symptoms?THANKS!
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Chlamydia. Only a doctor can diagnose Chlamydia (through laboratory tests). Laboratory testing is especially important, since the symptoms of Chlamydia (if there are any at all) closely resemble those of other STDs (like Gonorrhea), and those... Read more »

RMK PLZZZZZ

HII TESTED FOR ANTIBODIES FOR CHLAMYDIA A YEAR AFTER MY EXPSOURE,THROUGH EIA?NEGATIVE?SHOULD I BE WORRIED
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...If you are not having symptoms of chlamydia (discharge, burning upon urination) and your screening for chlamydia was negative, you should not be worrying about infection.RMK Read more »
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Chlamydia

... What Is Chlamydia? How Common Is Chlamydia? How Do People Get Chlamydia? What Are the Symptoms of Chlamydia? What Complications Can Result From Untreated Chlamydia? How Does Chlamydia Affect a Pregnant Woman and Her Baby? How Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...condom may help reduce the risk of chlamydia, anyone who is sexually active can get the disease. (See "Condoms and Chlamydia." ) Symptoms of chlamydia, when they occur, usually appear within one to three weeks of exposure. In women, signs can... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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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 »

nosebleeds

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had potential encounter about 3 weeks ago and have tested positive for chlamydia and am just waiting to get tested for hiv. i have not really had any symptoms, maybe a bit of flu for a day or so but have had 2 minor nosebleeds recently. blood was... Read more »

What do you think?

Posted by Worrier, 3 Replies
Ok, I was involved w/ a man w/ unknown status. He told me at the beginning of our relationship that he had just been tested for everything and he was fine. Well we dated for 3 months and had unprotected sex the entire time w/ no ejaculation. When... Read more »

To Cougar....Chlamydia causing symptoms??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Cougar - I read in your earlier post that your doctor explained some of your symptoms as chlamydia-related. I am very interested to hear about your experience and more about what your doctor said. I contracted chlamydia/urethritis after a hish... Read more »