What may be noted in the history of males with suspected chlamydial genitourinary infection (chlamydia)?

Updated: Sep 25, 2018
  • Author: Shahab Qureshi, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Answer

The following may be noted in males with chlamydial infection:

  • Urethral discharge

  • History of sexual activity without condoms or condom failure

  • Proctitis, rectal discharge, or both in cases of receptive anal intercourse

  • Unilateral pain and swelling of the scrotum

  • Fever

  • No symptoms (in 50%)


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