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Thursday, May 23, 2013
i recently had symptoms of trich and was diagnosed. does that mean that my partner recently contracted it?
I can't tell you when your partner contracted it, but men don't seem to harbor the infection nearly as long as women. It is typically thought to be a recent infection in men rather than a prolonged or persistent infection.
Thomas A deHoop, MD
Formerly Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Medical Student Education
No longer associated