Chlamydia Infection

About- Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by bacteria called Chlamydia trachomatis.
 
Symptoms-
 Abdominal pain
 Bleeding after intercourse
 Bleeding between periods
 Blood in the urine
 Burning and itching around the opening of the penis
 Burning with urination
 Fever
 Frequent urination
 Painful intercourse
 Painful urination
 Penile discharge (pus, watery, or milky discharge)
 Swelling in the vagina or around the anus
 Testicle swelling and tenderness
 Urinary tract infection
 Urinary urgency
 Vaginal discharge 
 
Causes-
Chlamydia trachomatis is caused by Chlamydia trachomatis bacterium and is most commonly spread through unprotected vaginal, oral and anal sex.
 
Complications
 Cervicitis
 Epididymitis
 HIV/AIDS
 Infertility
 Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
 Prostate gland infection
 Reactive arthritis
 Salpingitis (inflammation of the fallopian tubes)
 Urethritis

Specialists to Visit -
 Infectious Disease Doctor
 Urologist
 Gynecologist and Obstetrician

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References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://medlineplus.gov
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.verywellhealth.com
https://www.stdcheck.com

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