Chlamydia infection is caused by the bacterium
Chlamydia trachomatis. It is spread through vaginal,
anal, or oral sex with an infected partner. A pregnant woman may
spread the infection to her newborn during delivery.
spread chlamydia even if you do not have symptoms of infection. You can spread
the infection until you have been treated.
Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Devika Singh, MD, MPH - Infectious Disease
December 11, 2012
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