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What Is The Sexual Transmitted Disease Chlamydia

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Hepatitis symptoms

do the symptoms of hepetitis include painfull Urination
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...hepatitis C or B. Painful urination may signal a urinary tract infection or urethritis from a sexually transmitted disease, like Chlamydia for example. Read more »

Re-infection

My partner was recently infected after we agreed to bareback. What are the risks to us having raw... Read more »

Help plz

helloMy boy friend is infected with hipatitis C .we had sex several times without condoms.does tat... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Two Sexually Transmitted Diseases Rise; Metro Health Officials Believe Extra Screenings Reveal More Cases of Chlamydia, Gonorrhea

... In metro Detroit, reported cases of chlamydia rose 25 percent last year, while cases of gonorrhea rose 18 percent, statistics from the state Department of Community Health Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Cost-Effective Analysis of Interventions to Increase Repeat Testing in Patients Treated for Gonorrhea or Chlamydia at Public Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinics

... Since persons who have been infected with chlamydia or gonorrhea (CT/GC) are at increased risk for reinfection, the authors of the current study sought to conduct a program- and Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...medical director, "and then 'boom' -- she was diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease." The sexually transmitted disease chlamydia usually comes with no telltale symptoms, so most people don't even know when they are infected. But left... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia

...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 Is Chlamydia Diagnosed? What Is the Treatment for Chlamydia? ... Read more »
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LGV Chlamydia

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...I thought this news item in todays INQUIRER was of some interest to us gay men. Its about a "bad strain of chlamydia not usually seen in this country". It "appears to be spreading among gay and bisexual men possibly increasing their chances of Read more »

STI

Posted by run417, 4 Replies
when it called sexually transmitted infections is that part of HIV Read more »

Drs reluctant to use new urine test detecting STD

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Rachel Jones reports that according to a new study on sexually transmitted diseases, few of those infected with chlamydia or gonorrhea are aware of any symptoms. A survey conducted in Baltimore of more... Read more »

Condoms: Our most trusted method

Posted by bradford
...Condoms not only prevent HIV infections but also prevent the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases: syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, human papilloma virus (HPV), herpes simplex virus (HSV), hepatitis A, B, and C. Unwanted pregnancies can... Read more »