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Diagnosed With Chlamydia

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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...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

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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 »

Lymph nodes

Recently I have been diagnosed with a chlamydia infection. I have been on antibiotics and the... Read more »

std masturbation

...i recently got diagnosed with chlamydia and they said no sex for one week. and i have no need Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Women Find It Easy and Prefer to Collect Their Own Vaginal Swabs to Diagnose Chlamydia Trachomatis or Neisseria Gonorrhoeae Infections

... "Self-collected specimens can be used to screen asymptomatic women for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC)," wrote the authors of the current report, which analyzed women's opinions Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia Infection May Boost Cervical Cancer Risk

...a history of infection with chlamydia. In contrast, no study participants who were cervical cancer-free reported ever being diagnosed with chlamydia. Wallin's team tested Pap smears of 118 women diagnosed with cervical cancer for the presence of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Innovative Resources Could Help Improve Partner Notification for Chlamydia in Primary Care

...completed a questionnaire. Of respondents, 223 (95 percent) felt it was their role to discuss partner notification with patients diagnosed with chlamydia. Only 105 (45 percent), however, were sure how best to assist their patients with this.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia

...Complications Can Result From Untreated Chlamydia? How Does Chlamydia Affect a Pregnant Woman and Her Baby? How Is Chlamydia Diagnosed? What Is the Treatment for Chlamydia? How Can Chlamydia Be Prevented? Where Can I Get More... Read more »
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WONDERING.. Doctors not answering

Posted by Allen, 3 Replies
...I'm was wondering if male can also have UTI.. and so I was tested form chlamydia and gonorrhea.. took the pills and still having discharge from penis. What could it be? Read more »

Just Diagnosed 12/12

Posted by dotman32, 15 Replies
So many emotions. So many ups and downs. Plus physically just not feeling all that great. I learned 12/12 that I'm positive. Think I was infected 11/12. Ugh. Just don't know what to make of things right now. I've told a few friends and... Read more »

Worried Please HELP!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...hi huys, i had unprotected sex with a sex worker last feb 10,2006. after a week i was diagnosed as having chlamydia and trichomonas vaginis. i went to see two doctors they both gave me antibiotics and after 2 weeks my std was gone. the younger Read more »

Need HELP PLEASE!!!!! GETTING PARANOID!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Btw, i have chronic hep b that i had since i was a baby, got it from my mom. moving on, i tested for std a week after and was diagnosed with chlamydia and trichomonas vaginisis. i took antibiotics for it and it was cured after a week. 3 months... Read more »