Chlamydia

By Lucas Cortes

Definition of Chlamydia:

is a bacteria that is a STD (aka sexually transmitted disease)

Transmission

Chlamydia can be transmitted through sexual intercourse.

Symptoms

Female

-pain during urination

-pain in the lower amendment

Boys

-burning or icing in genital area

- swollen testicals

Treatments

-see a family doctor

-adolescent doctor

-gynecologist

-the doctor will proscribe an antibiotic and which will clear up the infection in 7-10 day

-after all this you are still not immune

Problems

In a girl, it can cause infection of the urethra and inflammation and can (PID) aka Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.


In a boy, it can cause inflammation of the urethra and Epididymis

Prevention

You can stay abstain to prevent this disease


Also you should wear a latex condom