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Why Can't I Have Sex For Ten Days With Chlamydia

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Got Chlamydia, could I have gotten HIV too?

Dear Dr. Robert,I am a Greek 30 year old not-virgin-anymore, and I am scared. Two weeks ago I had sex (for the first time) with a high-class escort (those ladies who do a lot of stuff for a lot of money). We had protected sex, I didn't performed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk, even with the possible (but not confirmed) chlamydia infection, remains exceedingly low. Some STDs, like chlamydia, for instance, are much, much easier to acquire than HIV. It is Read more »

masturbation and chlamydia

i was treated for chlamydia 3 days ago and the doctor told me not to have sex for 7 days.Can i... Read more »

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... Read more »
Articles
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 »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...the penis. In the past, the sample had to be "cultured" in a laboratory to look for C. trachomatis, and it could take three days or more for results to become available. Also, accuracy of results could vary greatly based on the lab staff's level... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

...United States, and successful treatment of gonorrhea is becoming more difficult. Because many people with gonorrhea also have chlamydia , another STD, antibiotics for both infections are usually given together. Persons with gonorrhea should be... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...artificially high concentrations of laboratory-grown virus. Although these unnatural concentrations of HIV can be kept alive for days or even weeks under precisely controlled and limited laboratory conditions, CDC studies have shown that drying... Read more »
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am i infected?

Posted by CJA, 1 Reply
...like break out on my chin area and on my cheeks like ingrown hairs but my hair has not really grown back in, i got tested for chlamydia and gonno because it started off as burning when i pee and a tiny bit of discharged but i came back... Read more »

what are the chances?

Posted by stocky1, 3 Replies
...singapore and she had what looked like stretch marks on her stomach. we did it for about 5 mins then i requested a condom. a few days later i tested + for chlamydia, what are the chances of also testing + for hiv?? someone pls give me hope?!?! Read more »

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

Posted by SoStupid, 2 Replies
... Herpes, Genital Warts, HIV, and HLTV are all incurable... so how can you test for the 3 other than HIV? Also -- if I have chlamydia (99.9% sure I do, have a clear discharge only when urinating) -- how much greater is my risk for contracting... 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. Read more »