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21 Possible Causes for Leukorrhea, Protozoan Infection, Urethral Discharge in Males

  • Trichomonas Infection

    Female: Urine sediment, vaginal secretions Male: Urethral discharge or prostate secretions or first few drops of voided urine Sample for culture should be placed into a tube[microbeonline.com] Trichomonas vaginalis is the most common pathogenic protozoan infection in humans in developed countries.[outbreaknewstoday.com] Pathogenesis Most are asymptomatic Causes inflammation, itching and leukorrhea They feed on leukocytes and cell exudates They are ingested by monocytes 9.[slideshare.net]

  • Trichomonal Cystitis

    Males with gonococcal urethritis often have abrupt onset of dysuria and/or purulent discharge.[antimicrobe.org] Indexing Annotation English : protozoan infect; /drug ther: consider also ANTITRICHOMONAL AGENTS See Related English : Antitrichomonal Agents History Note English : TRICHOMONAS[decs.bvs.br] […] intestinal trichomoniasis ( A07.8 ) A59.0 Urogenital trichomoniasis A59.00 Urogenital trichomoniasis, unspecified Inclusion term(s): Fluor (vaginalis) due to Trichomonas Leukorrhea[icd10coded.com]

  • Urethritis

    The urethral discharge was collected from male patients with urethritis at 51 medical facilities from April 2009 to October 2010.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Another common urethral infection is caused by the protozoan Trichomonas vaginalis, frequently resident in the vagina.[britannica.com] In the absence of the major diagnostic signs of inflammatory vaginitis, leukorrhea might be a sensitive indicator of cervical inflammation with a high negative predictive[cdc.gov]

  • Vaginal Candidiasis

    Diseases Characterized by Urethritis and Cervicitis Management of Male Patients Who Have Urethritis Urethritis, as characterized by urethral inflammation, can result from[cdc.gov] The doctor may take culture swabs of any vaginal discharge to determine if the infection is fungal (yeast), protozoan ( trichomoniasis ), or bacterial (bacterial vaginosis[emedicinehealth.com] Diagnosis of VVC based solely on patient history and genital examination is not possible because of the low specificity of symptoms and signs, since other causes mimic VVC, like leukorrhea[dovepress.com]

  • Cervicitis

    If woman's male sex partner is diagnosed with urethritis (a urinary tract infection ) or if he has symptoms of this condition (i.e. pain or burning with urination, penile[emedicinehealth.com] Symptoms may appear 5-28 days after exposure to the protozoan, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.[thehealthsite.com] Patients' symptoms were relieved significantly by ultrasound therapy, including 88.9% patients who had abundant leukorrhea, 80% who had pelvic pain and 87.5% who had postcoital[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Trichomonas Vaginitis

    Female: Urine sediment, vaginal secretions Male: Urethral discharge or prostate secretions or first few drops of voided urine Sample for culture should be placed into a tube[microbeonline.com] It is the most common pathogenic protozoan infection of humans in industrialized countries.[protists.ensembl.org] The literature concerning Trichomonas vaginalis and its association with a definite syndrome of leukorrhea and vaginitis has become quite voluminous during the past decade[jamanetwork.com]

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease

    Males with symptoms suggestive of chlamydia (urethral discharge or dysuria or whose partner has chlamydia) should be tested and empirically treated at the initial visit.[cdc.gov] It is caused by infection with a protozoan parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis.[cdc.gov] In the absence of the major diagnostic signs of inflammatory vaginitis, leukorrhea might be a sensitive indicator of cervical inflammation with a high negative predictive[cdc.gov]

  • Mucopurulent Cervicitis

    Clinically, genital chlamydia may present in males as a urethritis and in females as a mucopurulent cervicitis (1). • Mucopurulent cervical discharge?[glosbe.com] Common infectious organisms responsible for such lesions include protozoan infections with Trichomonas vaginalis; fungal infections such as Candida albicans; overgrowth of[screening.iarc.fr] All had a history of mild-to-moderate pelvic discomfort for 30 days or less, uterine or adnexal tenderness, and leukorrhea, mucopurulent cervicitis, or untreated gonococcal[acronymfinder.com]

  • Chronic Cervicitis

    If woman's male sex partner is diagnosed with urethritis (a urinary tract infection ) or if he has symptoms of this condition (i.e. pain or burning with urination, penile[emedicinehealth.com] Common infectious organisms responsible for such lesions include protozoan infections with Trichomonas vaginalis; fungal infections such as Candida albicans; overgrowth of[screening.iarc.fr] Chronic cervical infection is the most common cause of leukorrhea and a major etiologic factor in infertility, dyspareunia, abortion, and intrapartum infection.[generalhealthtopics.com]

  • Gardnerella Vaginitis

    The presence of urethral discharge has been identified as an important diagnostic clue in the detection of certain sexually transmitted infections in males, 43 but the significance[jamanetwork.com] The last two types of vaginal infections are usually transmitted through sexual contact.[britannica.com] If clue cells are seen with more white blood cells than epithelial cells, called leukorrhea, it is often associated with Chlamydia infection.[diseasesweb.org]

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