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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
Interesting.: Cervical cancer is caused by a virus that if left unattenddd can become cancer. But i don't suppose this is the kind of infection you were concerned about. The answer to that is no. Other kinds of infection do not become cancer. But cervical infections should be treated as they may impair your fertility later in life. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are cervix infections? Doctor said i have1 n need another pap smear so they can take cells im worried
Cervical Smears: A routine pap can show abnormal cells due to either hpv (virus) or bacterial infections (chlamydia) or yeast (candida). Since a pathologist is looking at small cells they can see abnormalities that are reported to the doctor and then to you. A repeat pap (after treatment) will ensure that there are no abnormal cell seen on the surface of the cervix. Chlamydia is very common and should be treated. ...Read more
Dr said that my cervix is purple an I have a cervix infection im not pregnant he checked. My period is almost2weeks late in i've been feelin bloated?
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
Dear doctr i av been told i av infection in ma cervix so what coulf be the causes effects and bect medication?
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
If i was told i have a delicate cervix did i always have it? or is it because i am inflammed and possible infection? could i not beable to have kids?
If your cervix is red or irritated but doctors say theres no infection then what else could it be?.
Normal variation: Sometimes the cervix is red or irritated due to the normal acidic environment of the vagina. Another reason is if the cells of the lining of the cervix have grown over the outer part of the cervix. These cells are more delicate and more likely to get irritated. This is also a variation of normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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