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Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis, sometimes referred to as "trich" or the ping pong disease, is a common sexually transmitted disease that affects 2 to 3 million Americans yearly.

It is caused by a single-celled protozoan parasite Trichomonas vaginalis.

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