Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) , Chlamydia infection

Sexually transmitted disease (STD) is of concern, when you travel in foreign countries. I am going to explain several STDs from today. Today’s topic is Chlamydia infection. Approximately 30% of Japanese female sex workers are infected with Chlamydia. 13.1% of Japanese female high school students and 6.7% of Japanese male students are asymptomatic Chlamydia carrier, respectively. Thus the risk of Chlamydia infection is high when you have sexual intercourse with Japanese women and men. Chlamydia infection is also noted in the Pharyngeal region and oral sex is also of some risk.   The majority of female Chlamydia infection is asymptomatic. The uterine cervix is most affected in women and the infection can cause pelvic inflammatory disease, which leads to infertility […]