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Dom MacMillan




 How You Get It

-Chlamydia is contracted and spread by sexual contact


-Whether the contact is oral, or through intercourse, any sexual contact spreads Chlamydia


-You can contract Chlamydia through conaminated needles

How You Know You Have Chlamydia

-Symptoms of Chlamydia include pain in the eyes, lower abdomen, testicles, and vagina



-There can also be discharge or bleeding from the penis or vagina



-Discharge and spotting of the eyes are not uncommon factors of Chlamydia



-These symptims can occur during intercourse or urination



-A medical diagnosis and lab screening are required


 Can Chlamydia Be Cured?

-Chlamydia is a bacterial infection that can be cured


-Must be treated with the right medicine in order for curing to be possible


-With treatment, Chlamydia will resolve itself within day to weeks

Where Can You Get Treated for Chalydia?

-You can get tested for Chalmydia at an Infectious Disease Doctor, and Primary Care Provider(PCP), Urologist, or OBGYN


-Lebanon Family Health Services


-State Government Health Center(Lebanon, PA)

What Can Happen if You Don't Get Treated?

-If women leave Chlamydia untreated, it can spread to the uterus and fallopian tubes and cause Pelvic Inflammatory Disease(PID)


-Chlamydia will just keep spreading if not treated


-What are 2 ways Chlamydia can be contracted?


-What type of infection is Chlamydia?


-What must happen in order for Chalmydia to be cured?


-What are 2 symptoms of Chlamydia?