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A 23-year-old female asked:

How often do you see pid caused by something other than chlamydia, gon or iud. i think i have pid caused by another bacteria. ?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctoranswered
undefined 37 years experience
Less often: It depends on the type and variety of sexual exposure. If you had vaginal intercourse after rectal......you can have colonic bacteria related infection. In poor health status......Tuberculosis can cause. Instruments....when shared or not cleaned....can transfer unusual pathogens.

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