Can A nurse tell you how long you've had chlamydia

Patient : Can A nurse tell you how long you've had chlamydia for. Got told yesterday and am wondering
Doctor :   Hello, Thank you for your query at AskTheDoctor.com I understand your concern. Chlamydia is an acute infection and if it is in the infective stage, with active discharge in most cases, it is around 7-8 days old infection. No one can predict the exact duration though. Hope this was helpful, Regards.

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