Once the doctor analyzes your symptoms and clinical history, they will perform a physical examination and take samples of vaginal discharge if you are a woman and urine if you are a man, to be analyzed in the laboratory and determine the possible infection.
In case the results are not definitive, the diagnosis could be supported with antigen tests and DNA amplification.
The treatment is usually the intake of high doses of parasiticidal medication for seven or eight days, the most commonly used medication being metronidazole.
It is important that both members of the couple take the medication at the same time and do not have sexual intercourse with each other or with other people until trichomoniasis has been eradicated.
Your doctor will probably tell you that you should undergo another exam in the months after treatment to rule out possible reinfections.
Comprehensive women’s health is our priority at the Women’s Center, so we offer services focused on women in all their chronological stages with the highest standards of care to improve their quality of life, through a wide range of prevention, diagnosis, timely treatment, and follow-up services.
It has three specialized units:
- Obstetrics Center.
- Gynecology Center.
- Gynecology in adolescence.
Reasons to choose our Women’s Center:
- Multidisciplinary team: we have obstetrician-gynecologists and specialized nurses who provide gynecological and prenatal care.
- Personalized and humane care: our services are designed to meet your individual needs and preferences, ensuring that you receive humane care that allows you to have a healthy life.
- Better treatment options: reducing hospitalization times, quicker and less painful recovery, and taking care of the aesthetic appearance of our patients.
- Robot surgery: we have a great technological development that allows us to perform more precise surgical procedures using robotic instruments and an endoscopic video camera.
- Comfortable facilities with state-of-the-art technology: in case of requiring special care, we have facilities fully equipped with the latest technological advances.