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What are the tests for cervical infection?

What are the tests for cervical infection?

Multiple: Check discharge for trichomonas, bacteria yeast many times with a microscope tests for gonorrhea and chlamydia can be done. ...Read more

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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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What are the symptoms of a cervical infection?

What are the symptoms of a cervical infection?

Discharge: Discharge itching pain with sex bleeding after sex odor possible pelvic pain. ...Read more

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Can cervical infection be cured just by medicine?

Yes: Most bacterial cervical infections can be cured with antibiotics. You have to know which one so the right medication can be used. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for cervical infection?

What is the treatment for cervical infection?

Antibiotics: Depending on the infection antibiotics are used of various types. ...Read more

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Can your yeast infection move up to become a cervical infection if not treated?

Can your yeast infection move up to become a cervical infection if not treated?

No: A yeast infection is an infection of the vagina and the opening of the vagina. It will not cause an infection in the cervix or uterus. The over the counter meds to treat yeast and pretty effective. Yeast grows due to sugar, so if you have yeast stop all sugar, carbs, fruit, pop, alcohol. ...Read more

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Can someone with long term cervical infection and a protruded cervix ever get pregnant again?

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Can someone with long term cervical infection and a protruded cervix ever get pregnant again?

Never say never: As long as you have a functioning uterus, the possibility is always there. ...Read more

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I was recently treated for a cervical infection, I'm not sure it fully went away because it still burns a little and I have vaginal itching. Any help?

Infection: More information needed to properly address your concern. There are several different types of cervical infections. Some are more serious than others. What type of infection were you treated for? with what medication and and for how many day? ...Read more

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How far into the vagina is the cervix and how do you know if you have a cervical infection?

About six inches: Actually, vaginal length varies a bit, but average is about six inches. The symptom of a cervical infection would be an abnormal discharge. Infections in that area tend to include the whole of the vaginal lining. ...Read more

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I had a cervical infection and treated with doxycycl hyc 14 days but I still have burning and now itching with little things sticking out on my vagina?

I had a cervical infection and treated with doxycycl hyc 14 days but I still have burning and now itching with little things sticking out on my vagina?

Yeast infection?: Doxycycline (Doxycyl®) can trigger yeast infections by suppressing normal bacteria and allowing yeast to grow and your symptoms are typical (except I don't know about the "little things sticking out"). See the doctor who prescribed the treatment. I hope you also were checked for STDs, especially gonorrhea and chlamydia, the main causes of cervicitis or "cervical infection". ...Read more

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Could the cervical cap cause infections

Could the cervical cap cause infections

Should not: If properly used and cared for , should not cause infection. Sexual behavior on the other hand could put you at risk for infections. ...Read more

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How does an untreated cervix infection effect a womans body ?

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PID: An untreated infection can ascend past the cervix and cause pelvic inflammatory disease, a serious condition that may cause infertility. ...Read more

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Cervix cancer is infection?

Cervix cancer is infection?

Yes it is infection: The cause of cervix cancer is now confirmed to be a virus called Human Papilloma virus(HPV). There is now an effective vaccine which is recommended for all children between 11 to 13 years of age. The vaccine is highly effective in preventing this cancer and related other cancers. So all parents must know about this development which is now about 10 years old! Spread the word among your friends! ...Read more

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So there is no risk of infection from sex since my cervix is already open?

So there is no risk of infection from sex since my cervix is already open?

???: I don't understand what you mean by saying that your cervix is "open"? But if you're referring to sexually transmitted diseases, the state of your cervix doesn't matter; you can still get infected. ...Read more

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Dear doctr i av been told i av infection in ma cervix so what coulf be the causes effects and bect medication?

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Probably HPV: If you were just told of the infection and not given medication, this is likely hpv; hpv is a virus that is ssexually transmitted, and what it is known for is the potential to cause cervical cancer. That being said, the majority of women will clear the infection without issues; however, it is important to get annual screens or more frequent as long as you have atypical cells on pap. ...Read more

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What does a cervical fusion incision site infection look like?

Infected: Red, swollen, tender, pus drainage. Google images has wound infection images for your reference. If it is of any help, infections in the anterior neck are rare. Go see your surgeon right away. He may start you on oral antibiotics of there is a concern. In the meantime, drink orange juice or take vitamin c and zinc tablets to speed up the wound healing. ...Read more

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Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more


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Cervical Infection (Definition)

Cervicitis is swelling (inflammation) of the end ...Read more