Study level of Interleukin-1β and Interleukin-2 in women infected with Trichomonas vaginalis parasite

  • Basima Sh. Al Gazali Dep. Of Obstetrics and Gynecology Faculty of Medicine / Kufa University
  • Maysoon K. A .Al-Hadraawy Medical laboratory Department Technical institute,Kufa
  • Haqi A .A .Al-fatlway Medical laboratory Department Technical institute,Kufa


The study was conducted on 450 out patients and 30 healthy women, whom have visited the department of infertility at Al-Sadder medical city, Al-Zahra Hospital and in Najaf Province during the period from January till August, 2012. The infection with T.vaginalis in clinical suspected women determine by using the wet amount microscope,the infection women numbers and percent by wet mount microscope gave 49 (10.88%). The results revealed the frothy white discharge 40 (68.96%) while the malodor discharges gave 55 (94.82%) respectively. The results showed significant increased (P<0.01) in concentration of interleukin-1β and interleukin-2in serum of T.vaginalis infection patients in compared to healthy group.