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Symptoms Of Chlamydia Infection

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Chlamydia and HIV

I would like to know if a person contracted chlamydia, is there a good chance of contracting HIV?I am asking this question because the number of people with chlamydia is much higher than the people with HIV? Why is that?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...It is important to remember that different infections work in different ways. So, just because HIV and chlamydia are infections that are sexually transmitted doesn't mean that they Read more »

Incubation Periods

Is there and incubation period between when you get Chlamydia and when you can pass it on to others? 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... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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 »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

... What Is Acute HIV Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Pros and Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Opportunistic Infections

... What Are Opportunistic Infections? Testing for OIs OIs and AIDS What Are the Most Common OIs? Preventing OIs Treating OIs What Are Opportunistic Read more »
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am i infected?

Posted by CJA, 1 Reply
hey im healthy 23yr old had protected sex and unprotected oral sex both ways i went down on her for a short time and she went down on me about 20 days later notice that my bottoms gums were inflammed and my throat was red not sore just Red it is a... Read more »

could i be infected ?

Posted by bongos, 2 Replies
Hi, about 3 months ago i got sex with a woman that i met the same day. She was on her period however i insisted to have sex so we had intercourse with condom. Becasue of her period there was blood aroud our genitals, but when i removed the... Read more »

Am I infected?

Posted by Questioningone, 1 Reply
...eye in the morning. Im angry with myself for wearing contact lenses while not feeling particularly well, Ive had problems with infections before. Monday November 5th: I go to the doctor to get the eyes checked. I get antibiotic drops, the same... Read more »

Think you're Infected? Read my Story.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I had absolutely every ARS symptom on planet Earth, bar a rash, and I just got my 13week/90day results today and guess what.....they're NEGATIVE! Need some inspiration, read my story: But....before I get into my story.....a special shout-out to... Read more »