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Possible ways of contracting chlamydia other than sex - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help?
User :   Hi, I just got diagnosed and treated for chlamydia. I then told my boyfried of 5 years and he got tested and was negative
Doctor :   ok
User :   he is the only person i have had sex with in the last 5 years
User :   how is this possible?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   chlamydial infection has many other factors.. sexual transmission is not the only means..
Doctor :   please stay calm we are here to help you
User :   what other ways could I have got it?
Doctor :   sexual intercourse is just a common means no the only means
Doctor :   could you please specify your age and gender
User :   21 female
Doctor :   it can occur just with intimate contacts also

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