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Trichomoniasis (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

Vaginal or urethral itching and discharge or burning during urination should prompt a visit to the doctor.

Trichomoniasis can easily be diagnosed and treated by a doctor. If a doctor is unavailable or you do not have a doctor, should seek treatment at an urgent care clinic, medical clinic, obstetric-gynecology clinic, or a hospital's emergency department.

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Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the protozoa Trichomonas vaginalis.

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