Recent Examples of chlamydia from the Web
Appalachia is doing better than the nation as a whole in some areas: lower incidences of chlamydia and HIV infection, better monitoring of diabetes among patients with Medicare, and lower student-teacher ratios in school, for example.
STIs that can be transmitted during oral include chlamydia, herpes, genital warts, gonorrhea, hepatitis, HIV, and syphilis.
Assistant district attorney Kevin Guillory, prosecuting the case with co-counsel Karen Lansden, told jurors the girl tested positive for chlamydia three weeks after the attack.
Since 2009, Delaware has ranked in the top 20 for chlamydia rates in the country.
Gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia are all treatable with antibiotics.
Antibiotics are effective only in the much smaller number of cases that involve the bacteria that cause gonorrhea or chlamydia.
Now, the male crop-top aficionado has been attacked by something far more unexpected: the formerly long-haired brother band Hanson, who recently likened his music to chlamydia of the ear.
The rate of gonorrhea among 15- to 19-year-olds jumped by 40 percent from 2015 to 2016 and the rate of chlamydia by 15 percent.
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Origin and Etymology of chlamydia
First Known Use: 1966See Words from the same year
medical Definition of chlamydia
chlamydialplay \-ē-əl\ adjective
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