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how do u get trichomoniasis? is it only by sexual intercourse. i read info that there was other way i just need a for sure answer

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Dr. Stephen Pappachen
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Basically sex: In medicine, we say never say never; but trichomoniasis is, essentially, an std.
Answered on Sep 2, 2013
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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
The infection usually does not cause symptoms in men and goes away on its own in a few weeks.
Jan 12, 2013
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
The infection usually does not cause symptoms in men and goes away on its own in a few weeks.
Jan 12, 2013
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Trichomoniasis: The normal routes of transmission for Trichomoniasis are penis to vagina, vagina to penis or vagina to vagina. It would be uncommon for the infection to affect anus or mouth.
Answered on Oct 29, 2018

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