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is pelvic inflammatory disease associated with cervical cancer

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The causes are different, but they are associated in the sense that a person with a proclivity of catch pelvic infections could easily catch both caus ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Only in an: Indirect way. Pid is usually a clinical diagnosis of suspected painful infection in the parametrial (ovary/tubes) treated with antibiotics, presumed ... Read More

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Many: 1% of child bearing aged women get pid to the best of our reckoning. Many cases go unreported, particularly in developing countries. Pid is really a ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Windisch
24 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Pid is the most common form of aquired infertility in the world.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Potential symptoms are not symptoms. You treat the underlying cause with appropriate antibiotics.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Condoms: While not 100% effective, condoms reduce the risk. The pelvic dam, a rarely used artificial barrier, is even more effective.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several: The typical symptoms of pid are pelvic pain, vaginal discharge, and fever. The causes of pid are usually chlamydia, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, and se ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If it is bad: It can cause a tubo-ovarian abcess where everrything is infected and then the tube and ovary have to come out, it does not affect the eggs per say, it ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Carleo
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Very unlikely as there is no direct access to the internal structures from the vagina.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
PID always: has localized peritonitis confined to pelvis and pelvic organs . Less often is the incidence of tubo ovarian abscess break down and causing generali ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Se details: The most common cause is repeated unprotected sex with an infected partner.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes1: This one of the most unfortunate aspect of certain stds. Permanent scarring can occur.

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