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What is trichomonas?

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Dr. Ray Howell
Gynecology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Infection

This is a vaginal infection caused by a flagellate protozoa that is usually caused by trichomonas vaginalis.
This infection can occur in men as well. It is sometimes (mostly) obtained by sexual contact. It is easily treated with the appropriate medication. See your doctor to make sure are diagnosed and treated properly.

In brief: Infection

This is a vaginal infection caused by a flagellate protozoa that is usually caused by trichomonas vaginalis.
This infection can occur in men as well. It is sometimes (mostly) obtained by sexual contact. It is easily treated with the appropriate medication. See your doctor to make sure are diagnosed and treated properly.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Trichomoniasis

Is an std caused by the trichomonas vaginalis parasite.
Approximately 70% of people w trichomoniaisis infection are asymptomatic. Men can experience penile discharge, burning after urination, discomfort after ejaculation ; itching/ sensitivity of urethra. A trichomoniasis vaginalis parasitic infection can lead to frothing, greenish-yellow, malodorous vaginal discharge. Women may have pain w.

In brief: Trichomoniasis

Is an std caused by the trichomonas vaginalis parasite.
Approximately 70% of people w trichomoniaisis infection are asymptomatic. Men can experience penile discharge, burning after urination, discomfort after ejaculation ; itching/ sensitivity of urethra. A trichomoniasis vaginalis parasitic infection can lead to frothing, greenish-yellow, malodorous vaginal discharge. Women may have pain w.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Michael Silverman
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Protozoa

Protozoa associated with sexually transmitted disease.

In brief: Protozoa

Protozoa associated with sexually transmitted disease.
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