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Can you get trichomonas anywhere else besides the vagina and penis?

Can you get trichomonas anywhere else besides the vagina and penis?

Not as an infection: Trichomonas vaginalis causes an infection with discharge and symptoms when it is present in the female vagina or male penis. It can survive in the mouth and anus so they can act as a reservoir, but it doesn't cause an infection at those sites. It can also survive on moist surfaces outside the body for several hours. ...Read more

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Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Trichomonas (Definition)

Trichomonads or Trichomonas ar one celled parasites that can infect the vagina. They may cause no symptoms or as much as a foamy, malodorous, irritating vaginal discharge. Trichomonas is usually sexually transmitted. Both the patient and their partner need to be treated. Men often have no symptoms. The parasites are usually successfully treated ...Read more


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Ongoing burning in vagina after period, did urine culture no uti, then did vaginal culture, WBC e-coli present, no trichomonas, start antibiotics?

Ongoing burning in vagina after period, did urine culture no uti, then did vaginal culture, WBC e-coli present, no trichomonas, start antibiotics?

Seek treatment: Your symptoms and positive culture warrant close follow-up and treatment. Vaginal infections may predispose to more serious infections and complications of the pelvic organs if untreated. Seek consultation from your personal health professional. ...Read more

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Get an erection but as soon as I want my penis to enter my wife´s vagina, my penis gets soft. What can I do?

Get an erection but as soon as I want my penis to enter my wife´s vagina, my penis gets soft. What can I do?

See someone: You need to be evaluated by a physician regarding your symptoms. This may be secondary to psychosocial issues but we need to rule out other causes. ...Read more

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Touching the tip of the penis with vagina without penetration can get preg?

Touching the tip of the penis with vagina without penetration can get preg?

Intercourse: If there is any ejaculate from the penis close to the vagina, then there is a chance of impregnation. And most men lose control when such a situation presents itself. Discuss frankly with your partner, talk about preventing unwanted pregnancy, rather than have an undesired event complicate your lives. ...Read more

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If a penis touched my vagina but didn't penetrate can I get gonnorhea and it was 6 months ago so would I have symptoms by now?

If a penis touched my vagina but didn't penetrate can I get gonnorhea and it was 6 months ago so would I have symptoms by now?

Gonorrhea: This is improbable. Nonetheless it has the potential to have occurred, and the fact that you have not developed any symptoms is immaterial. Many women may have low grade, relatively asymptomatic infection with Neisseria gonorrheae (the cause of gonorrhea). The best thing that you can do is to go and be tested by your family doctor or your OB/GYN. Good luck ...Read more

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