Ureaplasma - the microorganism that causes the disease ureaplasmosis.
There are two subspecies - Ureaplasma parvum(Ureaplasma parvum) and Ureaplasma urealyticum (Ureaplasma urealitikum) .Ureaplazma parvum and Ureaplasma urealitikum are very similar organisms, as variants of a single species ureaplasma urealitikum.
Most doctors believe ureaplasma dangerouspathogen that infects genito-urinary tract, and sometimes cause inflammation in the joints. Some doctors believe that this opportunistic infection, that is, and normally exists in the human body, and only under certain conditions leading to the development of diseases.
According to some estimates up to 40% of the population are infected with these microorganisms.
Infection occurs through sexual contact. You can also send the infection from mother to child in utero and during birth. With this treatment during pregnancy may affect the child's development, so it is very important to the appearance of symptoms ureaplasmosis to see a specialist.
Ureaplasmosis during pregnancy can because spontaneous abortion in the early stages. That is why it is important to diagnose the disease and to conduct competent treatment before pregnancy.
ureaplasmas Treatment involves complexactivities depending on the localization of the inflammatory process. For the treatment of ureaplasmosis used antibiotics with a broad spectrum of antimicrobial activity, aimed at the destruction of infection, for example, suspension Sumamed, Doxycycline or Ospamoks - highly effective modern drugs.
However, during pregnancy, lactation and childrenanitibiotiki broad spectrum should be used with great caution. And some, such as JUnidoks Soljutab have direct contraindications for children, pregnant and nursing mothers. Also to activate the body's defenses are taking immunomodulators.
With proper treatment of all sexual partners immediately ureaplasma cured completely.
The incubation period averages aboutmonths, after this period appears rather scanty symptoms. Women may periodically occur vaginal discharge, rarely burning sensation when urinating. In the case of inflammation of the uterus and appendages appear nagging pain in the abdomen.
Ureaplasma men manifested phenomena urethritis (urethral discharge, burning during urination), and symptoms of prostatitis.
Consequences ureaplasmosis - infertility due to inflammation in the genital tract and the possibility of infection of the child at birth.