Mycoplasmosis - a disease which is caused by micro-organisms belonging to the group rodumikoplazm and proceeding with the defeat of the joints, genitourinary system (urogenital mycoplasmosis), respiratory (respiratory mycoplasmosis) and other bodies.
Mycoplasma - are microorganisms occupying the medical classification of the intermediate niche between fungi, viruses and bacteria.Independently mycoplasmas can not exist, so they are parasitic on cells "master's" organism, receiving from them the necessary nutrients.In most cases, mycoplasma attach to the epithelial cells of the mucous lining of the bowel, urinary and respiratory tracts.
Children Mycoplasma contamination can occur from the mother during labor, and girls are infected more often than boys.In adults, the main route of infection is sex.Infection with Mycoplasma household by unlikely and could happen only in the case of very close household contact with a carrier (via a foreign swimsuit or underwear, someone else's
agents of urogenital mycoplasma are three types of mycoplasma: Mycoplasma genitalium, Ureaplasma urealiticum and Mycoplasma hominis.
Mycoplasma hominis detected on the genitals at about 25% of newborn girls (boys much less).Often, children are infected during childbirth mycoplasmosis self-limiting by mycoplasma, and it happens more often in boys.Mycoplasma hominis girls are not sexually active detected in 8 - 17% of cases, and people sexually active prevalence of Mycoplasma hominis increases significantly.Carriers of this type are mycoplasmas from 25 to 50% of women.Mycoplasma genitalium, Ureaplasma urealiticum very rare, so for them to focus, we will not.
diseases that can cause the development of mycoplasma:
- bacterial vaginosis (bacterial vaginosis).The causative agent is Mycoplasma hominis
- urethritis (inflammation of the urethra).The causative agent is Mycoplasma genitalium
- pyelonephritis .The causative agent is Mycoplasma hominis
- Inflammatory diseases of the uterus and appendages.The causative agent is Mycoplasma hominis
The development prostatitis role of mycoplasmas is currently not yet proven
Treatment mycoplasma is a very complicated process, but the timely application of modern antibacterial drugs can cure a mycoplasmosis in 95% of cases.Compulsory treatment of mycoplasma should be carried out and a regular sexual partner, or to avoid re-infection can not be (resistance to this disease in the organism does not occur).The drug is used for treatment of mycoplasma infections are the fluoroquinolones, tetracyclines and macrolides.
also need to know that the traditional therapies of this disease does not exist.