Main Organiser

Julius Centre University of Malaya

Co-organiser

Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malay

Supported by

University of Malaya

EARLY DETECTION OF TRICOMONIASIS VAGINALIS INFECTION IN REPRODUCTIVE AGE WOMEN AT BADUNG-BALI PROVINCE

Author

Luh Seri Ani

Institution

Udayana University

Abstract

Objectives: This research aimed to know the magnitude of T.Vaginalis infection in reproductive age women at Badung-Bali Province

Methods: Cross sectional study was conducted to 112 reproductive age women that chosen by cluster sampling method. Characteristic data was collected by interview method, and T.Vaginalis was diagnosed by microscopic method. Research data was analysis by descriptive

Results: The prevalence of T. Vaginalis infection in reproductive age women is 5.35%. The most of participant who had a T. Vaginalis infection were low economic status, number of sexual partner < 3, water sources is water land and vaginal douche behavior that are 83.3%, 83.3%, 66.6% and 83.3%, respectively

Conclusion: The conclusion is he trend of T.Vaginalis infection on sexual was founded in nonsexual aspect so early detection program for T. Vaginalis infection especially in reproductive age women need to do.