Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

urogenital trichomoniasis

Gender aspects of epidemiology and laboratory diagnostics of urogenital trichomoniasis

Year: 2013, volume 9 Issue: №4 Pages: 663-667
Heading: Dermatovenerology Article type: Review
Authors: Gorchakov D.A., Lutsevich I.N., Sofyin V.S., Lutsevich S.I.
Organization: Samara Medical Institute «Reaviz», Saratov State Medical University
Summary:

Urogenital trichomoniasis is still one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases. Evolutionary vaginal Tricho-monas parazited initially in female genital tract, and later adapted to the conditions of the male genital tract. This contributed to the formation of certain gender biology of the parasite, epidemiology and clinics of trichomoniasis. Existing gender differences should be taken into account in prevention, diagnostics and treatment of urogenital trichomoniasis.

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