Causes of Trichomoniasis
Primary Cause of Trichomoniasis
The primary cause of Trichomoniasis is the result:
- of transmission of an infectious agent by another person by one or more of the following:
saliva, air, cough, fecal-oral route, surfaces, blood, needles, blood transfusions, sexual contact, mother to fetus, etc.
Trichomoniasis Causes: Risk Factors
The following conditions have been cited in various
sources as potentially causal risk factors
related to Trichomoniasis:
Trichomoniasis: Related Medical Conditions
To research the causes of Trichomoniasis, consider researching the causes of these
these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Trichomoniasis:
Trichomoniasis: Causes and Types
Causes of Broader Categories of Trichomoniasis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:
What causes Trichomoniasis?
caused by the single-celled protozoan parasite Trichomonas
vaginalis. The vagina is the most common site of infection in women,
and the urethra is the most common site of infection in men. (Source: excerpt from Trichomoniasis: DSTD)
Related information on causes of Trichomoniasis:
As with all medical conditions,
there may be many causal factors.
Further relevant information on causes of Trichomoniasis may be found in: