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Various ways of contracting chlamydia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   what are the various ways you can develop or catch chlamydia
Doctor :   chlamydia can be transmitted mainly through sexual route
User :   that's the only way there is no other possibilities but that
Doctor :   yes, the main route is that, and it is a bacterial infection
User :   i thought chlamydia acted like a virus
Doctor :   it is a intracellular bacterium that infects
User :   oh ok well thank you for your time it is much appreciated
Doctor :   another important route is mother to child transmission while giving birth
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Doctor :   thanks for consulting healthcare magic

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