Bochner AF, Baeten JM, Rustagi AS, Nakku-Joloba E, Lingappa JR, Mugo NR, Bukusi EA, Kapiga S, Delany-Moretlwe S, Celum C, Barnabas RV, Partners in Prevention HSV/HIV Transmission Study and Partners PrEP Study Teams (2017). A cross-sectional analysis of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among heterosexual HIV-1 serodiscordant African couples. Sexually transmitted infections, 93(7), 520-529. (pubmed) (doi)
Trichomonas vaginalis is the most prevalent curable STI worldwide and has been associated with adverse health outcomes and increased HIV-1 transmission risk. We conducted a cross-sectional analysis among couples to assess how characteristics of both individuals in sexual partnerships are associated with the prevalence of male and female T. vaginalis infection.