KEGG   DISEASE: TrichomoniasisHelp
Entry
H00812                      Disease                                

Name
Trichomoniasis
Description
Trichomoniasis is the most common curable sexually transmitted infection caused by a motile flagellate protozoan parasite. An estimated 160 million people are annually infected. Women with trichomoniasis have a wide spectrum of symptoms, ranging from a relatively asymptomatic state in one-third of cases to severe irritation and inflammation. Several complications associated with adverse pregnancy outcome have been reported.
Category
Infectious disease
Brite
Infectious diseases [BR:br08401]
 Parasitic infections (protists)
  Infections caused by Metamonada
   H00812  Trichomoniasis
Human diseases in ICD-11 classification [BR:br08403]
 01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
  Predominantly sexually transmitted infections
   1A92  Trichomoniasis
    H00812  Trichomoniasis
BRITE hierarchy
Pathogen
Trichomonas vaginalis [GN:tva]
Trichomonas foetus
Drug
Metronidazole [DR:D00409]
Tinidazole [DR:D01426]
Other DBs
ICD-11: 1A92
ICD-10: A59
MeSH: D014245
MedlinePlus: 001331
Reference
  Authors
Harp DF, Chowdhury I
  Title
Trichomoniasis: evaluation to execution.
  Journal
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 157:3-9 (2011)
DOI:10.1016/j.ejogrb.2011.02.024
Reference
  Authors
Papadakis MA, Tierney LM (ed).
  Title
[Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment 2004, Forty-Third Edition] (In Japanese)
  Journal
Nikkei Business Publications, Inc. (2004)
Reference
  Authors
Johnston VJ, Mabey DC
  Title
Global epidemiology and control of Trichomonas vaginalis.
  Journal
Curr Opin Infect Dis 21:56-64 (2008)
DOI:10.1097/QCO.0b013e3282f3d999
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