In Women -
In Men -
An examination of your genitals, swabbing the penis or vagina
Trichomoniasis is usually spread through unprotected sex but it can also be spread by sharing sex toys.
Most men and women are treated with an antibiotic that is usually taken twice a day for 5 to 7 days. The whole course of antibiotics must be taken and you must avoid having sex until the infection clears up
The symptoms will continue, even is you show no signs then you will still pass on teh infection to a loved one.
If you are pregant and catch Trichomoniasis then there is a risk that your baby will be born prematurely and have a low birth weight.