Management of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in HIV-Infected Men and Women

  • Author: Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 2/8/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • Trichomoniasis is a common STD in the US
    • Prevalence is increased in black women[CDC 2014b]
  • Infection markedly increases HIV shedding in vaginal secretions of HIV-infected women and semen of HIV-infected men[Cohen 1997; Wang 2001]

    Action required