- Do a pelvic exam.
- Use a cotton swab to take a fluid sample from your vagina to look for the parasite under a microscope.
- Do a lab test, such as a DNA test or a fluid culture. A culture tests uses urine or a swab from your vagina.
How do you know if you have it?
- Symptoms continue
- Increased risk for HIV and AIDS
What happens if you don't get treated?