sexually transmitted infection

Chancroid Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Chancroid: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Chancroid, also known as soft chancre or ulcus molle, is a bacterial STI caused by the Haemophilus ducreyi bacterium. It is characterized by the development of painful, open sores or ulcers in the genital region. Chancroid is relatively rare but can cause significant discomfort and health concerns when contracted.

Trichomoniasis Causes Symptoms and Treatment

Trichomoniasis: Causes Symptoms and Treatment

Trichomoniasis often referred to as “trich,” is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by a parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis. While it may not be as widely discussed as other STIs like chlamydia or gonorrhea, trichomoniasis is a prevalent infection that can have serious consequences if left untreated. In this article, we will delve into the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for trichomoniasis, as well as some important tips for prevention.