Trichomoniasis vaginalis is a sexually transmitted parasitic infection caused by the protozoan known as trichomonas vaginalis. As one of the most common STIs in the United States, it affects men and women differently. With women symptoms including yellow, bloody, frothy abnormal vaginal, vaginal itching, pain in the lower abdomen, and during sexual intercourse. On the other hand, men tend to be asymptomatic but some may present with penile itching.
While testing is not a prerequisite to treatment, it is recommended that patients get tested in order to check for the effectiveness of the treatment. We ensure confidentiality for all our consultation and treatment services.