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Pinkeye is usually caused by viruses, not by chlamydia. Even if you had chlamydia in your eyes, it wouldn't get to your genitals unless you brought it there.

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Q: Can pinkeye cause chlamydia in the genitals?
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Can pinkeye cause Chlamydia?

No, but chlamydia can cause conjunctivitis.

Can chlamydia cause conjunctivitis?

Yes, chlamydia trachomatis can cause conjunctivitis. It's usually spread from someone touching their own infected genitals and then touching their eyes. Babies born to women infected with chlamydia can also get it.

Can chlamydia in your throat pass through your body to your genitals?

No, chlamydia in your throat can't move to your genitals through your body.

What are the signs of chlamydia on the female and male genitals?

Chlamydia is not visible to the casual observer. A test can detect chlamydia.

Can you get chlamydia then transfer it orally to the same partner?

Yes, you can get chlamydia in your throat or genitals, and then transfer the infection to a partner's throat or genitals, causing them to be infected in two locations.

How do you avoid getting chlamydia in your eyes?

Adults usually get chlamydia in their eyes by touching their genitals and then touching their eyes. Besides avoiding genital chlamydia infection, the other easy answer is to wash your hands after touching your genitals or those of a partner.

Does chlamydia kill babies?

Chlamydia in an infant can develop into infections in the genitals, lungs, and eyes. These infections are not fatal.

Can chlamydia be transferred from the hand to the eye?

Chlamydia can be transferred from the hand to the eye. This occurs most commonly when someone infected with chlamydia touches his or her genitals and then the eye.

Can poop cause pinkeye?

No, though is can cause other diseases.

Can you get chlamydia from touching someone's genitals?

No, or very unlikely. Chlamydia is transmitted by anal, vaginal, or oral sex. Even if the man does not ejaculate.

Where does chlamydia start?

Chlamydia starts at the site of infection, usually in the mucous membranes of the genitals. It can also start in the eyes, lungs, or throat.

Is pinkeye a virus?

Pinkeye is a virus. It can also be caused by bacteria and be a bacterial infections. Allergies can also cause conjunctivitis.

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