Chlamydia – Trachomatis

What are?


They are infections caused by bacteria that live inside cells.


How do they manifest themselves?


Often without symptoms, after 1-3 weeks it can give infections to the genital tract.
In men and women: burning to urinate, secretions from the penis, abdominal pain, involvement of the uterus resulting in sterility (chronic infection). In pregnancy, possible miscarriage.


How are they transmitted?


With unprotected sex.




With a specific swab of genital secretions or on a urine sample.




With antibiotics.