What are the signs of chlamydial genitourinary infection (chlamydia) in men?

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

Signs of chlamydial infection in men may include the following:

  • Mucopurulent urethral discharge (elicited by having the examiner or patient milk the urethra)

  • Mucopurulent rectal discharge (from anal intercourse)

  • Urinary frequency or urgency

  • Dysuria

  • Scrotal pain, tenderness, or swelling (sometimes unilateral)

  • Perineal fullness (related to prostatitis)


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