Chlamydial infections and prostatitis in men

@article{Wagenlehner2006ChlamydialIA,
  title={Chlamydial infections and prostatitis in men},
  author={Florian M. E. Wagenlehner and Kurt G. Naber and Wolfgang Weidner},
  journal={BJU International},
  year={2006},
  volume={97}
}
upon infection into the non-infectious but metabolically active replicating reticulate body (RB) [7]. Within the first 2–6 h after internalization, EBs begin differentiating into RBs. Over the next several hours, RBs increase in number and size, until after 18–24 h the numbers of RBs are maximal [7]. After 24–48 h more RBs begin differentiating back to EBs [7]. The infected cell ruptures at 48–72 h after infection, and the infectious EBs are released again. An intense and chronic inflammation… 
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