TrichomoniasisDiagnosis

Trichomoniasis can sometimes be difficult to diagnose because symptoms are similar to those of other sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

overview

Trichomoniasis is a type of sexually transmitted infection caused by a tiny parasite.

symptoms

Symptoms of trichomoniasis include pain when peeing, sore or itchy genitals, and abnormal discharge from your vagina or penis.

causes

Trichomoniasis is usually spread by having sex without a condom or sharing sex toys.

treatments_overview

Trichomoniasis can usually be treated with antibiotics. You can get treatment from a sexual health clinic or GP.

Page last reviewed: 23/10/2018
Next review due: 23/10/2021