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The New Harvard Guide to Women's Health
688 pages
The New Harvard Guide to Women's Health

Among the most obvious symptoms are frequent painful urination, pus in the urine, increased vaginal discharge, lower abdominal pain, or bleeding after sexual intercourse, as well as irritation, redness, and swelling of the urethra or labia. In rare cases a woman with chlamydia may also develop inflammation of the liver. In addition to abdominal pain in the upper righthand part of the abdominal region, other symptoms of this syndrome include fever, nausea, and pain that resembles a ...

An Invitation to Health 2009-2010 Edition
688 pages
An Invitation to Health 2009-2010 Edition

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommend regular screening for chlamydia for all sexually active women under age 25 and for older women with multiple sexual partners, a history of STIs, or inconsistent use of condoms. Symptoms As many as 75 percent of women and 50 percent of men with chlamydia have no symptoms or symptoms so mild that they don't seek medical attention. Without treatment, up to 40 percent of cases of chlamydia can lead to pelvic inflammatory ...

Women and Health
1632 pages
Women and Health

In this second edition of Women and Health, chapters thoughtfully explore the current state of women’s health and health care, including the influences of sex and gender on the occurrence of a wide variety of diseases and conditions.

Encyclopedia of Women and Gender, Sex Similarities and Differences and the Impact of Society on Gender
1256 pages
Encyclopedia of Women and Gender, Sex Similarities and Differences and the Impact of Society on Gender

Symptoms can include rectal pain, discharge, and constipation. Infection of the throat (gonococcal pharyngitis) is also possible. It occurs in men or women after oral sexual exposure, especially fellatio, and can either by asymptomatic or result in symptoms of a sore throat. Gonorrhea is easily treated with antibiotics. However, resistance to antibiotics is becoming increasingly common. Dual therapy, where two antibiotics are given to treat possible co-infections with chlamydia, is often ...

Stay Healthy at Every Age, What Your Doctor Wants You to Know
378 pages
Stay Healthy at Every Age, What Your Doctor Wants You to Know

What are the symptoms of chlamydia? Symptoms usually occur within one to three weeks of infection, if at all. about three-quarters of infected women and half of infected men have no symptoms, which is why a person can be infected with chlamydia and not even know it. Symptoms in men: ‣ painful urination or burning sensation while urinating ‣ penile discharge ‣ testicular pain Symptoms in women: ‣ painful urination or burning sensation while urinating ‣ lower abdominal pain ...

Chlamydia Symptoms In Women - News


Local July chlamydia figures up, annual cases down
Women: Abnormal vaginal discharge or a burning sensation when urinating. If the infection spreads from the cervix to the fallopian tubes, symptoms can include lower abdominal pain, low back pain, nausea, fever, pain during intercourse or bleeding

Expedited Partner Therapy Recommended to Prevent STI Reinfection
Chlamydia and gonorrhea are infections that may not cause symptoms, or if they do, they're vague (vaginal or penile discharge, abnormal vaginal bleeding, cramping). "Many people who have an STI are not aware of it and pass it to their partners," said

State OK's rules to foil spread of chlamydia
Chlamydia has proven to be a challenging disease to control in part because those infected often don't experience symptoms, health officials said. Left untreated, the disease can lead to infertility in women. Treatment for most people is relatively

HPV, Abortion, Child Support, and Modern National Politics
HPV, Abortion, Child Support, and Modern National Politics People have been scared by unintended pregnancy and HIV, and to a lesser extent, syphilis and Chlamydia, but until the vaccine came out, most people didn't even really know what HPV was. Since it rarely causes symptoms and is as common as dirt,

Gonorrhea on rise in Erie County
"Women in particular might not have any symptoms of gonorrhea or chlamydia until later, when an infection develops in their pelvis," Havko said. "By that time, it's a pretty serious disease." Untreated chlamydia and gonorrhea can scar a woman's