Trichomoniasis is another common sexually transmitted disease. The infection occurs in both women and men, but it is curable. Men generally do not have symptoms, though in rare cases they may experience discharge or burning during urination. Women develop a strong vaginal odor and discharge. Trichomoniasis can also cause itching and pain during intercourse and urination. Often, women will mistake this STD for a bacterial or yeast infection. If one partner has this STD, the other should be screened and treated to prevent reinfection.
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