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Women Chlamydia Symptoms

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The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

... HIV-Positive Women and Gynecological Problems Certain gynecological (GYN) conditions are more common, more serious and/or more difficult to treat in HIV-positive women than HIV-negative women. If left untreated, some GYN infections can develop
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aids and oral sex

i have recieved oral sex 5 times in the past 6 months without a condom i recently have been treated for ? chlamydia what is my risk for hiv have no real symptoms thanks mike
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...transmitted throughunprotected intercourse rather than receiving oral sex. Have you hadunprotected intercourse with anyone? Symptoms of chlamydia usually occurwithin the first few weeks after infection. Symptoms for chlamydia caninclude a... 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
...not experience symptoms. Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a type of bacteria. It infects the cervix in women and the urethra in men, and uninfected mucous membranes coming into contact with infected semen or infected... Read more »

What's Chlamydia?

Mr. Sowadsky:What's Chlamydia and how do you get it?, do you experience ARS? what test do you have to take to diagnose it? Any particular symptoms?THANKS!
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Chlamydia. Only a doctor can diagnose Chlamydia (through laboratory tests). Laboratory testing is especially important, since the symptoms of Chlamydia (if there are any at all) closely resemble those of other STDs (like Gonorrhea), and those... Read more »

Oral sex between two woman (WOMAN TO WOMAN) ( CUNNILINGUS)

Dear DrSorry, but this is a follow up to my last question. If HIV was contracted between two woman through oral sex, please explain to me how this would happen. I'm getting so many conflicting reports saying it is or isn't risky and that I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...or a guy and a gal, carries a minimal risk for HIV transmission, if there are no extenuating circumstances. See below.Dr. Bobwoman to woman oral transmission (WOMAN to WOMAN)Jun 21, 2007 In all the posts that I've read there's nothing about woman... 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 »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Physician Attitudes, Beliefs, and Chlamydia Screening Practices

...of the Journal of Adolescent Health examined the proportion of primary care physicians who screen sexually active teenage women for chlamydia to determine demographic factors, practice characteristics, and attitudes associated with chlamydia... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Sexually Transmitted Diseases 101

...Reiter's syndrome, especially in young men. Reiter's syndrome involves eye infections, urethritis and arthritis. Symptoms Symptoms of chlamydia include the following: Discharge from the penis or vagina Pain or burning while urinating, more... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Persistent Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...have gone through the regimen of antibiotics twice. My question is that I had gotten masterbated in Vegas and at the end the women spit on the tip and massaged it into my skin and then I finished. Everyone stated that this is not a cause for... Read more »

I have been so stupid....so worried

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...very strange for me. I am now worried about HIV so much. I've been reading up and have learnt that the early signs of HIV in women are pelvic pain, BV, dark menstural blood....and that Chalmydia helps the HIV virus enter your system a lot... Read more »

Red mark on side of face. Help!

Posted by Anonymous
...the area that caused me discomfort and to urinate frequently, he thought it was the latter since I had no discharge or other symptoms of chlamydia. I freaked out for the following 3+ months even though that incident was my only possible... Read more »