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A 18-year-old female asked:

I am so worried i have pid but my dr seems to think im fine since i wasnt in a lot of pain during pelvic exam. constant lower abdominal pressure???

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Dr. Nicole Jarvis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Likely not PID: Typically PID causes a lot of pain during the exam with movement of the cervix. Also causes fever, flu-like symptoms, vaginal discharge. Confirm that STD testing was done during your exam.
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