infection is caused by a protozoan parasite and is asymptomatic in most people.
One should emphasize, however, that one of the four parts of the new Bethesda classification specifies such inflammatory lesions as: Trichomonas vaginalis
, Candida, Actinomyces, Chlamydia, cellular changes consistent with HSV infection, and changes of bacterial flora.
Development and validation of a PCR-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with urine for use in clinical research settings to detect Trichomonas vaginalis
associated with low birth weight and preterm delivery.
Arroyo, "[alpha]-Actinin TvACTN3 of Trichomonas vaginalis
is an RNA-binding protein that could participate in its posttranscriptional iron regulatory mechanism," BioMed Research International, vol.
has been shown to degrade secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor, which can block HIV-1 adherence to cells (17).
For Trichomonas vaginalis
, the sensitivity was 85% and specificity was 96.
Los agentes mas conocidos y estudiados son Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Trichomonas vaginalis
, Candida albicans, Gardnerella vaginalis, Chlamydia trachomatis, Mycoplasma hominis y algunas bacterias anaerobicas.
that included 1,442 males with chronic prostatitis revealed that Chlamydia trachomatis, Trichomonas vaginalis
, and Ureaplasma urealyticum were the causative pathogens in half of the patients (15).
(TV) infections have been associated with poor reproductive outcomes such as low birth weight and premature birth.
This is reflected in the global statistics: every year some 80 million women experience an unplanned pregnancy, 45 million of which end in an abortion; an estimated 500 million people acquire at least one of the four primary curable STIs (Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia trachomatis, Trichomonas vaginalis
, and syphilis); there are around 2 million new cases of HIV infection; and many millions are infected with the genital herpes virus, HSV-2.
Por su parte, la citologia cervico-uterina ha sido empleada para identificar algunas ITGI, principalmente aquellas que se encuentran dentro del grupo de las infecciones vaginales y cervicales, como Gardnerella vaginalis, Trichomonas vaginalis
, Entamoeba histolytica, Candida spp.