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What is Chlamydia
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What is Chlamydia

General Information On Chlamydia Chlamydia is a widespread sexually transmitted disease that is triggered by the bacterium known as Chlamydia trachomatis. This bacterium can negatively affect a female’s reproductive organs. Although the symptoms of chlamydia are often mild or don’t show up at all, they can progress to more severe complications if left untreated. Complications [...]

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Signs of Chlamydia

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Treatment for Chlamydia

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