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Can std like gonorrhea syphilis or chlamydia can take years to develop and show up in a test? If I am effected a year ago and go for testing but my result comes negative is there any chance that I might still have and its not showing in test?

4 Doctors Answered
Hello, If teh result is negative then you are not infected at all.
No such chance unless you have unprotected sex again.
Yes, these can take years to develop. They can usually be detected by serological tests i.e antibody tests which will be positive even if there are no symptoms.
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