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How long can a person have the condition Trichomonas without

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How long can a person have the condition Trichomonas without knowing?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi I'm Dr. Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

charles

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Charles

Dr. Phil, MD :

Nice to meet you

Dr. Phil, MD :

were you diagnosed with it?

Customer:

No, but my partner thinks she is

Dr. Phil, MD :

and claims she is faithful?

Customer:

yes?

Dr. Phil, MD :

possible

Dr. Phil, MD :

you can carry it for a while but how long is she talking?

Customer:

18 months

Dr. Phil, MD :

yes that is possible

Customer:

so if she or I have had this condition for over 18 moths it is possible that neither of us would know. is this correct?

Dr. Phil, MD :

yes that is correct

Customer:

can you say for how many months its possible to have the condition and not know?

Dr. Phil, MD :

There is no consensus on the exact amount of time but some people can carry it without symptoms.

Dr. Phil, MD :

I would say much long than that, I would be skeptical

Dr. Phil, MD :

I would definitely get tested for other STDs though

Customer:

I will. Thanks for your help.

Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome

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any more questions?

Customer:

No that's it. Thanks

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
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