Mycoplasma Genitalium

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Mycoplasma Genitalium

What is it?

Mycoplasma genitalium (MGen) is an STI (sexually transmitted infection).


How do I get it?

  • Unprotected vaginal, anal or oral (sex without a condom)


How do I know if I have MGen?

  • most people who have MGen do not develop any symptoms and will naturally clear the infection without antibiotics
  • If you do develop symptoms, you may experience:
  • pain when peeing
  • unusual discharge from the vagina or penis
  • in women, pain in the tummy, bleeding after sex and bleeding between periods


Where can I get tested?

  • Contact Grampian Sexual Health Services - call 0345 337 9900