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Some parabasalids can cause human infections? Trichomonas is the one that causes a sexually transmitted infection?

Yes to both. The parabasalids are currently divided into 10 orders. The trichomonads have one group of 4-6 flagella, one of which is attached to the side of the cell and often forms an undulating membrane. Many are found in vertebrate hosts, including trichomonas vaginalis, which causes a sexually transmitted disease in humans. Read more...

Hello I need to know if a urinary infection is the result of a sexually transmitted disease?

UTI versus STD. A good medical provider that you trust should be safe to discuss all of your concerns and your recent history...Including your sexual history. But, along with the urine culture that must be happening, the provider can also test for common stds that can also cause the symptoms of a uti. Read more...

Can I have a sexually transmitted infection, if I used a condom?

Yes. If the condom broke, if there was an area at the base of the penis not covered by the condom. But generally speaking these are a highly effective means of preventing stds. Read more...