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Q: What is trichomoniasis and what causes it?
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Is trichomoniasis good or bad?

Trichomoniasis is an infection that causes problems. There are no good points to having trichomoniasis.

What causes Trichomoniasis and monilia?

Trichomoniasis is caused by a protozoa and monilia is caused by a fungus.

Where do the bacteria that causes trichomoniasis come from?

Trichomoniasis is not caused by bacteria. It is a protozoal infection that is spread by sex.

What kind of microbe causes trichomoniasis?

Trichomoniasis is caused by a protozoan parasite. It is extracellular, and has prominent flagella.

What parasitic STD causes genital irritation and mild discharge?

TrichomoniasisIt is called Trich or trichomoniasis. It usually causes a fishy smell in women.

What STD is caused by a protozoan?

Trichomoniasis is caused by a protozoan.TRICHOMONIASIS.TrichomonasTrichomonas vaginalis is the protozoa that causes trichomoniasis.Trichomoniasis.Trichomoniasis is a STD caused by a protozoa.Tichomonasis is an infection by a protozoan most commonly spead through sexual intercourse.

Will trichomoniasis cause bad breath?

Trichomoniasis does not infect the mouth, and does not cause bad breath. However, the medication causes a funny metallic taste in your mouth.

Is trichomoniasis a disease or infection?

The term trichamoniasis is an infection that causes a disease.

What causes trichomoniasis?

Trichomonas (an STD) is caused by a protozoa - single cell organism.

What are the complications of Trichomoniasis?

Trichomoniasis has no direct complications. It doesn't cause infertility or chronic pain syndromes. The biggest problem it causes is increased susceptibility to other infections, including HIV.

Can bacterial vaginosis turn into trichomoniasis?

No, bacterial vaginosis can't turn into trichomoniasis. They have different causes. However, they often go together. It's not unusual for someone to be diagnosed with bacterial vaginosis, which is relatively easy to diagnose, and later find out she also has trichomoniasis, which is harder to diagnose.

What type of pathogen causes trichmoniasis?

Trichomoniasis is caused by a protozoa named trichomonas vaginalis.

If your pH is above 5.5 does that mean you have trichomoniasis?

Trichomoniasis always causes an increase in the pH of vaginal discharge; however, other things may also cause increased pH above the normal 3.5-4.0. These causes include bacterial vaginosis and semen in the vagina.

Can bacterial vaginosis turn into trichomoniasis if left untreated for too long?

Bacterial vaginosis can't turn into trichomoniasis, but trichomoniasis always causes bacterial vaginosis. Many women with recurrent BV have trich and don't know it, since BV is more easily diagnosed than trich. To diagnose trichomoniasis, the health care provider must look at the vaginal discharge immediately under the microscope, or needs to use a special trichomoniasis swab.

Can trichomoniasis be transmitted by saliva?

No, trichomoniasis does not infect the mouth and can't transmit trichomoniasis.

Is there a vaccine for trichomoniasis?

There is no vaccine for trichomoniasis.

Does nitrofurantoin cure trichomoniasis?

Nitrofurantoin will not cure trichomoniasis.

What is the prefix and the suffix of trichomoniasis?


Can black mold exposure be misdiagnosed as trichomonas?

Trichomoniasis is a protozoan, and black mold a fungus. Trich is typically diagnosed by visualizing the distinctive animal that causes it, or via antigen testing. Black mold exposure would not be misdiagnosed as trichomoniasis.

What STD causes a thin frothy yellow-green foul-smelling discharge?

Trichomoniasis also known as trich.

What STD causes a bad odor?

The one that most commonly causes a foul odor is vaginal trichomoniasis.mostly bacteria infections- and U T I's

Does ciproflaxacin cure trichomoniasis?

No, trichomoniasis is not effective against trichomoniasis. You need treatment with metronidazole or, rarely, with Tinazole.

Can humans get trichomoniasis?

Yes, humans get trichomoniasis.

Where do you get trichomoniasis?

Trichomoniasis infects the urethra and vagina.

Does turmeric cure trichomoniasis?

Turmeric does not cause trichomoniasis. Trichomoniasis is an infection typically spread by sexual contact.