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Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) in the UK. It most commonly affects the 16-24 age group, who account for more than half of all new chlamydia diagnoses in the UK.

Chlamydia is known as the 'silent' infection due to its lack of noticeable symptoms. If left untreated, it can cause painful complications and may lead to infertility. 

Toni Belfield, former director of information for fpa (formerly the Family Planning Association), suggests some questions you might want to discuss with your clinician.

view information about Chlamydia on www.nhs.co.uk »

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