Chlamydia; Questions to Ask.
Review the following 'Questions To Ask' about chlamydia so you're prepared to discuss this important health issue with your health care professional.
If I don't have any symptoms, how do I know if I have chlamydia?
If I don't treat my chlamydia infection, what would happen?
What treatments are available?
What should I tell my partner?
How long should I abstain from sex after treatment begins?
What are the symptoms of pelvic inflammatory disease pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), infection of the female reproductive organs, usually resulting from infection with the bacteria that cause chlamydia or gonorrhea. ?
Is it possible I am infected with gonorrhea as well?
Is chlamydia transmitted by sexual intercourse only?
Do I need to be retested after treatment to be sure I am cured?
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Keywords: chlamydia, symptoms, treatment