Were you looking for information about Chlamydia? Chlamydie is a common misspelling of chlamydia.
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease that is spread during oral, vaginal, or anal sex. It can also be transmitted from a pregnant woman to her baby during childbirth. The infection is caused by bacteria called Chlamydia trachomatis, and it affects both men and women. Treatment usually consists of antibiotics, which can cure the infection. If left untreated, chlamydia can progress to serious reproductive and other health problems, with short-term and long-term consequences.
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