A 23-year-old female asked:
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Just took the medicine for chlamydia yesterday. Went to doc today to see if i had pid. She said my pain level wasnt high enough. Get a 2nd opinion?

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Dr. Andrea Rodgers
27 years experience in Emergency Medicine
PID: PID or pelvic inflammatory disease causes severe pelvic pain. A pelvic exam can usually distinguish between an uncomplicated chlamydia infection and PID. If a pelvic exam was not done and you are experiencing increased pain and vaginal discharge, I think a 2nd opinion is warranted.
Answered on Nov 11, 2015
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Likely: Probably so, but there really is not enough information in your question to formulate a proper answer.

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