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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.

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Thomas  A deHoop, MD Thomas A deHoop, MD
Formerly Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Medical Student Education
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