Samples taken during the examination are looked at
under a microscope to check for infection. In some clinics,
the result is available immediately. A second sample
is sent to a laboratory for confirmation of the infection.The
result is usually available within one week.
Treatment is easy. You will be given antibiotic tablets.
If you are allergic to any antibiotics, it is important
that you tell your doctor.
It is important that you finish any course of treatment.
If treatment is interrupted, it may be necessary to
start again from the beginning.
Your partner should also attend the clinic for a check-up.