Sexually transmitted diseases have taken over most of the parts in the globe something that has greatly affected a large number of people from the various parts of the world. There are so many different types of sexually transmitted diseases terrorizing a large number of people from parts of the world. The most common sexually transmitted infection that is very familiar to most of the people across the world is the HIV/AIDs.
This is a disease that has come with so many negative effects both individual effects, social effects as well as economic effects. Some of the other most common types of sexually transmitted infections include trichomoniasis, syphilis, genital warts, crabs and many other diseases that have been greatly affecting many people across the whole world. To properly understand more about trichomoniasis, its causes, various symptoms as well as its treatment, here is a simple discussion about this common type of an STD.
A large number of people have also been diagnosed with trichomoniasis thus making it a very common sexually transmitted disease. Unlike HIV/AIDs which is known to have no cure, most of the people who have been diagnosed with trichomoniasis have previously gotten the right treatments which have enabled them to get back to their normal health conditions. There are so many types trichomoniasis symptoms in both women and men. For proper understanding of trichomoniasis, below is a simple overview of the actual cause of this type of an STD.
The cause of trichomoniasis is very simple and that is a microscopic parasite known as Trichomonas vaginalis. Sexual intercourse is the major way through which the above discussed protozoan organism is passed from one person to another. It is only in the urethral and vaginal tissues where this microscopic parasite is found and thus the reason why the trichomoniasis symptoms are more frequent in women than men.
As said above, trichomonas infections generally come with so many symptoms. Trichomoniasis diseases tend to come with the following symptoms.
The first common symptom that come with trichomoniasis in women is release of a vaginal discharge which might come with different colours which may be yellow, green or even grey.
Not only does trichomoniasis leads to vaginal discharge but also urethral discharge to the men which also smells very bad. Trichomoniasis also results to a vaginal discharge that has a bad smell. Vaginal spotting and bleeding is the other common trichomoniasis symptom. The other common symptom that also come with trichomoniasis is genital itching. There is actually a lot of pain when urinating which is also a symptom of trichomoniasis in both women and men. Trichomoniasis patients also experience genital redness or swelling.