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I have just finished treatment for chlamydia 2 weeks ago,

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I have just finished treatment for chlamydia 2 weeks ago, but my penis still stings a little when I urinate. Should I get re tested?
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Customer: Yes
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Customer: no

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What is your age?

Was full STD screening was done?

Customer: replied 4 days ago.
A full screening was done and I was positive with chlamydia
I'm 25

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Thank you.

I agree. You need retesting and perhaps a new course of antibiotics to eradicate the infection.

Meanwhile, plenty of liquids and vitamin C would help you.

I hope your symptoms resolve soon.

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Customer: replied 4 days ago.
Ok I have a test already, but read that doing a test too soon after having had chlamydia can make the results inconclusive ?I also by accident ordered 2 rounds of treatment so actually have a new course of antibiotics already.Would you suggest re testing and if its a positive result starting a new course?Thanks


Tests are always seen in the context of symptoms.

Since your symptoms have not been completely eradicated, a course of antibiotics is advised.

Customer: replied 4 days ago.
Ok thank you, ***** ***** test, if its positive then start the antibiotics. Thanks

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