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What are the symptoms of mycoplasma genitalium (MG) in women?

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The symptoms for women of MG, a sexually transmitted disease (STD), are:

  • Discharge from the vagina
  • Pain during sex
  • Bleeding after sex
  • Bleeding between periods
  • Pain in pelvic area below the belly button

SOURCES:

New South Wales Sexually Transmissible Infections Units: “Fact Sheet: Mycoplasma genitalium.”

CDC: “2015 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines: Emerging Issues.”

Sonnenberg, P. International Journal of Epidemiology, December 2015.

American Association for Clinical Chemistry/laptestsonline.org: “Chlamydia and Gonorrhea NAAT Screening Method Endorsed by CDC.”

Manhart, L. Clinical Infectious Diseases, December 2011.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on March 5, 2020

SOURCES:

New South Wales Sexually Transmissible Infections Units: “Fact Sheet: Mycoplasma genitalium.”

CDC: “2015 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines: Emerging Issues.”

Sonnenberg, P. International Journal of Epidemiology, December 2015.

American Association for Clinical Chemistry/laptestsonline.org: “Chlamydia and Gonorrhea NAAT Screening Method Endorsed by CDC.”

Manhart, L. Clinical Infectious Diseases, December 2011.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on March 5, 2020

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