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Chlamydia may spread through the gut to infect new parts of the body

Chlamydia trachomatis bacteriaScience Photo Library By Chelsea Whyte Chlamydia may cause rectal infections in some people by spreading through the gastrointestinal tract after oral sex, according to a study of heterosexual men. Past research has found that some women contract rectal chlamydia without ever engaging in anal sex, and it has been thought that the… Read More »