This could cause an eye infection or pneumonia in your newborn. Treatment from these services is also free see Treatment. They are sold in some stores, but you can make your own dental dam using a latex glove or a male condom. How do you get chlamydia? Text “Hookup” to to Signup Get weekly sex info and life advice sent to you every week! Learn more about what causes chlamydia and if you can catch it from kissing. A swab looks a bit like a cotton bud but is smaller and rounded. PID often has no symptoms, however some women may have abdominal and pelvic pain.
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It can also infect the rectum, throat, or eyes. A lot of people have chlamydia — as many as 1 in 10 young women test positive for it. In California alone, there were almost , reported cases of chlamydia in You can get chlamydia from any type of sex. Chlamydia infections like to live in the type of tissue that lines the openings of your body — like the vagina, the urethra, the rectum, or the throat. It can get passed between two people any time these tissues come together — which happens most often during unprotected vaginal or anal sex. A few people might have a thick yellow or clear discharge from the penis or vagina, pain or burning when they pee, or pain or bleeding during sex.