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Trichomonas Vaginalis (TV):
If you think you have trichomonas vaginalis, it is very important to get a doctor or nurse to examine you
The doctor or nurse will use a swab to get some cells to test (this is not normally too painful) and may want to test your urine
If you do have trichomonas vaginalis, it can be treated with antibiotics. Your partner will also need treating.
- IT PROBABLY WON'T GO AWAY ON ITS OWN
It is very important to avoid sex until you and your parner have finished the course of antibiotics or you will get re-infected