Trichomoniasis - Cause
Trichomoniasis (trich) is caused by a
parasite (a one-celled protozoan) that most commonly
is sexually transmitted from an infected person.
women, trich organisms usually infect the vagina and cervix,
bladder, and glands in the genital area, such as the
Bartholin's and Skene's glands.
infections develop in the urethra or under the foreskin of an uncircumcised
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
July 09, 2012
This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor.
Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this
© 1995-2014 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.