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Posted by: Sunshine | 2009/01/22

Chlamydia infection

Hi doc,

Just need to find out if i could check for this infection Chlamydia and be cured if i have it even if i think i'  m pregnant.

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Dear Sunshine

Chlamydia infection can be checked for by 1 of 2 methods. There is a blood test called Chlamydia CFT. Cervical Secretions or a urethral swab could also be checked for directly with a special swab for Chlamydia, which can be sent to the laboratory for a diagnosis. Yes, most certainly Chlamydia can be treated with appropriate antibiotics.

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