Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the UK. It can cause infertility in women. Half of men and most (75%) of women with chlamydia have no symptoms.
On average, 75% of women and 50% of men with chlamydia will show no symptoms of it. Order Doxycycline antibiotics to treat chlamydia today to avoid any complications.
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by bacteria called Chlamydia Trachomatis. The bacteria are typically transferred via semen e of 25.
An expectant woman with chlamydia can pass it on to their child during childbirth, so it is essential for a pregnant woman who suspects that she has chlamydia to undergo testing and subsequent treatment.
Sexual contact carries the risk of contracting a number of sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs. Despite the continuing education, media coverage, me most common bacterial infection that can be passed during sexual contact, with close to 3 million cases estimated every year.
The high number of cases is owing to the fact that many people with the infection do not experience symptoms, and therefore pass it on unknowingly. As a result, it is sometimes known as the “silent infection”. It is far more common than other sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhoea or syphilis.
Chlamydia is often symptomless, making it very difficult to spot. If you have changed sexual partner, and either of you has had sex before, it is a goPain when passing urine
- Burning sensation in the urethra
- Cloudy discharge from the penis or anus
- Painful and swollen testes
- Irritation at the tip of the penis
Chlamydia is caused by small bacteria and is usually contracted through unprotected sex with someone who already has the infection. However there are hlamydia in the eyes if semen or vaginal fluid comes into contact with an eye. Soreness and rectal discharge can be symptoms of the infection in the rectum, whilst conjunctivitis can occur if caught within the eye. Chlamydia can also infect the throat via oral sex, although this is rare and other than a possible sore throat, is usually symptomless. Chlamydia is particularly prevalent with sexually active young adults in their late teens and early twenties.
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