Chlamydial infection is the most frequently reported STI in the U.S. If left untreated, chlamydia can cause pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), ectopic pregnancy, infertility, and chronic pelvic pain due to scarring of fallopian tubes and other tissues inside of the pelvis and upper abdomen.
Articles in this section
- What is chlamydial infection?
- How is chlamydia spread?
- How can I reduce my risk of getting chlamydia?
- Am I at risk for chlamydia?
- I’m pregnant. How can chlamydia affect my baby?
- How do I know if I have chlamydial infection?
- Can chlamydial infections be cured?
- I was treated for chlamydia. When can I have sex again?
- What happens if I don’t get treated?
- If I have a chlamydial infection what other STI tests should I obtain?