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Is there a test to find out if I have pid?

Is there a test to find out if I have pid?

Yes: Usually a pelvic exam and a cervical culture provides the answer. Other sources of pelvic pain can be misinterpreted as pid, and frequently are in the emergency department. A positive culture is definitive; an exam alone always includes an element of opinion. ...Read more

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My Pap test came back that I had chlymidia. Now Im worried about pid. would that have showed up on my Pap test?what test is done to see if I have pid?

My Pap test came back that I had chlymidia. Now Im worried about pid. would that have showed up on my Pap test?what test is done to see if I have pid?

Get treatment: Chlamydia is treatable and you should take treatment for it. It is customary to treat for both gonorrhea and chlamydia if a person has one.Please consult your doctor about getting tests for other STDs. PID does not show up on PAP tests, you need to be examined by a gynecologist. ...Read more

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I have had std tests urine tests blood tests but what will let me lnow if I have PID?

I have had std tests urine tests blood tests but what will let me lnow if I have PID?

CLINICAL EXAM: PID is the outcome of infection that invades your pelvis to the point it fits a set of observations on physical exam. It may be suspected when you have abdominal pain, but the label is applied when the doctor examines you and finds great tenderness of your internal organs on a pelvic exam. ...Read more

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Are there any tests for case of pid?

Are there any tests for case of pid?

Cultures and exams: Pid, pelvic inflammatory disease is usually caused by an infection. The diagnosis is based on cultures, physical exam, and imaging studies such as pelvic ultrasound and cat scans. Left untreated, the damage can be permanent. ...Read more

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How can you test for pid?

How can you test for pid?

EXAM/LAB/IMAGING: The diagnosis is made by history, symptoms, physical exam, lab tests and imaging like cat scan or ultrasoung exam so there is not one test it is combination of all that.That is the only way we the doctors make a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Had a HSG test had high vaginal swabs and cylminda test before was clear HSG good what are chances of gettin PID from hsg?

Had a HSG test  had high vaginal swabs and cylminda test before was clear HSG good what are chances of gettin PID from hsg?

Pretty low: If all your tests were negative (clear) and the hsg was normal, the chances of getting pid are very low (~1%). If you develop fever or increasing pain you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have been given antibiotics for PID stil awaiting test results for this should I wait for them or just start taken them?

I have been given antibiotics for PID  stil awaiting test results for this  should I wait for them or just start taken them?

Talk to your doctor: If your doctor prescribed you antibiotics, you should be taking those. If there is any concern, please take that up with your doctor. ...Read more

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I think I have PID gone to test today because i got painfull ovulution that inever had before it, what courses painful ovulution with back pain?

I think I have PID gone to test today because i got painfull ovulution that inever had before  it, what courses painful ovulution with back pain?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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What should I do if my doctor says he won't test me for pid?

What should I do if my doctor says he won't test me for pid?

Ask for explanation: You doctor must have a reason to refuse testing. Ask him/her to give you an explanation reasoning why he/she thinks the test is not necessary, if you are not satisfied with an explanation, or do not trust you doctor's opinion or judgement, you might be better off finding a physician that you will trust and won't need to question. ...Read more

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Still have chylamdia 3 test nagative one positive could I been missed dianosed or have somebody else results I have no PID got tested ?

Still have chylamdia 3 test nagative one positive could I been missed dianosed or have somebody else results I have no PID got tested ?

Chlamydia: Not sure I understand the question. Lab errors are always possible. If you were treated and your last test was negative, you are cured. If you had sex again with an infected partner, you could get it again. ...Read more