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What Percentage Of Men Become Infected With Chlamydia And Have No Symptoms

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...gonorrhea. In the United States, the highest reported rates of infection are among sexually active teenagers, young adults, and African Americans. What are the signs and symptoms of gonorrhea? Some men with gonorrhea may have no symptoms at all. However, some men have signs or symptoms that appear two to five days after infection; symptoms can take as long as 30 days to appear. Symptoms and signs include a burning sensation when...
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Unprotected oral by POZ man days after finishing antibiotics for chalmydia

Dr. Bob, I love this site and all you do. I searched the archives but didn't see my question, so here goes...Back on July 4th weekend, I went to a pool party (all gay men). After several drinks and a day of skinny dipping, things started to get a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I concur completely with the advice you received from your doctor!Dr. Bob Read more »

Dormant chlamydia?

Can chlamydia remain dormant, like say I test negative and possibly still have it?? please help
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...It is possible to have a chlamydia infection and not experience symptoms; this is the case for approximately 75% of women and 50% of men. For this reason, screening Read more »

what is chlamydia?

what is chlamydia and what are the symtoms?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...semen or infected mucous membranes could become infected. Chlamydia is transmitted by having unprotected vaginal and anal sex.Many infected people do not experience symptoms at all. If one does experience symptoms, they are usually... Read more »

Chlamydia

dear Doctor: I have maybe a stupid question, but my life now is a hell. Is it possible have Chlamydia during years whithout symptoms?. Doctor says me that I have Chlamydia. (No problem, I cure with Zitromax). The problem is that I faithful to my...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...semen or infected mucous membranes could become infected. Chlamydia is transmitted by having unprotected vaginal and anal sex. Many infected people, like yourself, do not experience symptoms at all. If one does experience symptoms, they are... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chlamydia

...infection in the rectum, which can cause rectal pain, discharge, or bleeding. Chlamydia can also be found in the throats of women and men having oral sex with an infected partner. What Complications Can Result From Untreated Chlamydia? If... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...Anna Lange (not her real name) had no symptoms when she went to a Wake County, N.C., sexually transmitted diseases clinic earlier this year to pick up her birth control pills. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonococcal, Chlamydia and Syphilis Infection Positivity Among MSM Attending a Large Primary Care Clinic, Boston, 2003-2004

...visits by MSM to Fenway Community Health in Boston between 2003 and 2004 were reviewed. Prevalence of positive STD tests -- for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis reactivity -- was determined and analyzed by demographic characteristics, HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...with antibiotics. Menstrual (Period) Problems Although there is little conclusive research regarding HIV-positive women and menstruation, many HIV-positive women report menstrual irregularities or worse premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Some... Read more »
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LGV Chlamydia

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...risk of HIV". ""My feeling is that what we're seeing now is still the tip of the iceberg," said Philippe Chiliade of the Whitman-Walker Clinic in Washington, which diagnosed its first few cases of LGV last month and is beginning to push for... Read more »

Exposed to a POZ man, 15 days later...

Posted by Panicman, 2 Replies
...Hey everyone, don't know if anyone remembers my first post here. I put myself in a stupid position, insertive anal sex with a man I found out later was poz. It's been over two weeks since the encounter and as it stands right now I'm still ok. I... Read more »

I convinced myself that I was HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...testing) chlamydia at 21 & 22 Throughout all of these years I was HIV tested every 6-9 months. In April of 2004 I met a man who I deeply feel in love with, before I moved to CA to be with him I had unprotected sex with the man who had given... 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 Read more »