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What Are The Signs When A Male Has Chlamydia

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...even with a condom, anal sex can be risky. A person should use generous amounts of water-based lubricant in addition to the condom to reduce the chances of the condom breaking. For more information on latex condoms, see " Male Latex Condoms and Sexually Transmitted Diseases. " If you would like more information or have personal concerns, call CDC-INFO 24 Hours/Day at 1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636), 1-888-232-6348 (TTY), in English, en...
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College guy that just donated to the foundation. Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV, 2010)

Good evening Dr. Bob,I am a heterosexual male in my mid 20's and now engaged. I have only been with 5 woman in my past. Prior to my engagement and meeting my fiance , I had a one time unprotected episode of oral and vaginal sex with a female. this...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...2008What Is LGV?LGV (Lymphogranuloma venereum) is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by three strains of the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis. The visual signs include genital papule(s) (e.g., raised surface or bumps) and or ulcers, and... Read more »

Is hiv testing at 3 months valid whlle pregnant?

Hi Docter,I am pregnant and paranoid , I gave a blow job to an old male friend and aquired chlamydia. I know that increases my risk for transmission orally he did not cumm in my mouth. My friend says he is negative but of course of my anxiety and me...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chlamydia, are much more readily transmitted than HIV. Although not really necessary now. If you were still in contact with your "old male friend" (by the way, just how old was he?), you could have asked him to get a rapid HIV test. If negative,... Read more »

Hepatitis Risk affecting HIV test results

Hey Doc,I recently tested HIV negative 19 weeks after a possible exposure. I did however catch chlamydia and am on my third round of antibiotics to clear it up. I'm a 19 year old straight male, no drug use. My questions are.1. Should hepatitis be a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,1.Hepatitis is a contagious viral illness but I'm not sure why you are worried about it based on the information in your question. Your doctor can easily screen you for hepatitis if indicated.2.No.You're welcome.Dr. Bob Read more »

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
...transmitted sexually among people much longer than HIV has. Chlamydia also seems to be transmitted much easier heterosexually (from female to male) than HIV.RMK Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Urine Test Spots Chlamydia in Male Teens

...prevalent among such youths but many are unaware of their infection. From 2001 to 2002, the researchers studied sexually active males ages 14-18 who were scheduled for routine health check-ups at ten clinics of a large health management... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia

...be in a long-term mutually monogamous relationship with a partner who has been tested and is known to be uninfected. Latex male condoms, when used consistently and correctly, can reduce the risk of transmission of chlamydia. CDC recommends... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...Disease Control and Prevention recommends annual chlamydia screening for all sexually active adolescent girls and for other females who may be at high risk for chlamydial infection, such as those who: are less than 25 years old don't use barrier... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia Common Among Young Women and Men

...disproportionately high among non-Hispanic black residents. The findings "support current recommendations" to screen sexually active females age 25 and younger for chlamydia, to re-test those with previous chlamydia infection, and to co-treat... Read more »
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Chlamydia question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I wanted to pose this question. I went to the doctors for a UTI. They said that was what it was but they screened for chlamydia anyways. I don't know much about it so I went online to research it. I definately get that it is an STD. What I don't... Read more »

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. Read more »

What are my chances

Posted by Franek, 1 Reply
...risk. She maintins she's negative. Full STD/STI check 31 Dec (day 28) (HIV1&2 by ELISA, unknown generation) Positive for Chlamydia (now treated, was bloody painful 4.5 weeks post exposure) Negative everything else inc HIV. HIV Test 4 Feb... Read more »

HLTV testing, and others? -- Also Chlamydia/HIV?

Posted by SoStupid, 2 Replies
...do, have a clear discharge only when urinating) -- how much greater is my risk for contracting HIV? Let me clarify... I'm a male, had protected vaginal, unprotected oral sex (giving/recieving) with an escort worker. From that single encounter,... Read more »