Causes, symptoms and treatment of trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis is one of the most widely known sexually transmitted diseases. According to statistics, every fifth inhabitant of our planet is familiar with this disease.
Sexual transmission of trichomoniasis isthe main one. But it happens that infection occurs when a healthy person uses clothes and personal hygiene items of the patient. There are also cases of intrauterine infection.
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Women who develop trichomoniasis have:
• swelling and redness of the genitals;
• the appearance of mucous secretions;
• formation of small sores;
• Vaginal bleeding.
Symptoms of trichomoniasis in men are not so pronounced. In a number of cases, the disease occurs in them without any external manifestations. To a few manifestations of the disease, the gentlemen include:
1) soreness with urination;
2) a frequent desire to go "small";
3) discomfort in the perineum.
Diagnosis of trichomoniasis, to learn about which you can learn more about
For an accurate diagnosis, doctors are interviewed andexamine the patient, and also conduct a whole range of studies. In particular, they take a general smear. In the case of men, the secretion of the prostate gland, secretion from the urogenital canal is used for analysis, and with women - secretion from the back of the vagina. When excretions and other severe symptoms of trichomoniasis, specialists conduct additional studies, for example, planting on the flora.
Treated from trichomoniasis should both sexpartner, and not one of them. During the struggle against the disease, it is necessary to refrain from sexual intercourse, and also to try to eliminate the factors negatively affecting immunity.
For people with trichomoniasis, doctors usuallyprescribe metronidazole, prescribe physiotherapy, prostate massage, immunotherapy. With a complicated and chronic trichomoniasis, you need to take several antimicrobial drugs at the same time.
It is impossible to cure trichomoniasis independently. Trying to defeat the disease, a person can transfer it into a chronic form, which is dangerous due to the occurrence of various complications.