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What does it mean to have protozoan parasite in urine?

good day doc. i have query about protozoan parasite seen in urine. we observed an unknown protozoan parasite with our 12-yr old patient. it was similar to trichomonas vaginalis except for its movement and absent of undulating membrane. do you have any idea what was these parasite?
Sat, 23 Jun 2018
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Hello and welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Usually in urine trichomonas and schistosoma seen. Mostly trichomonas seen commonly. I think you should get check your urine by urine routine microscopic examination by pathologist nearby.

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