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Can trichomoniasis cause a urinary tract infection?

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Dr. Phillip Porch
General Practice
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It can be a cause of a uti.

In brief: Yes

It can be a cause of a uti.
Dr. Phillip Porch
Dr. Phillip Porch
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not directly

Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted disease primarily of the sex organs, i.
e. Vagina & penis. The trichomonas parasite can cause some irritation of the terminal urethra in men and can cause asome urthral discharge, and burning on urination which is not a uti. Women can also have some meatal irritation as well as vaginal discharge. Can affect bacterial defense mechanism increasing risk of uti.

In brief: Not directly

Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted disease primarily of the sex organs, i.
e. Vagina & penis. The trichomonas parasite can cause some irritation of the terminal urethra in men and can cause asome urthral discharge, and burning on urination which is not a uti. Women can also have some meatal irritation as well as vaginal discharge. Can affect bacterial defense mechanism increasing risk of uti.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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