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Is it possible for chylmidia to lie dormant and not be

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Is it possible for chylmidia to lie dormant and not be spread to your partner for 3 years. We have been together 3 years and i have gotten chylmidia we are in a "monogomous " relationship. Is it possible to have it and not be infected for this long in a relationship
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.

Yes that is a possibility.

Chlamydia can stay dormant for long periods of time.

Chlamydia can lie dormant in the body for many years causing a low grade infection without symptoms.

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