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Womb Infection Treatment
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
Unanswerable: Please clarify: what do you mean specifically by 'womb"? Uterus? Cervix? Fallopian tubes? What infection and has it been fully treated? ...Read more
Ascending infection: You may have had an ascending infection emanating from your cervix or vagina ...Read more
I had half unprotected half protected (condom) sex 12 days after d&c, am I safe from womb infection from the d&c? Bleeding stopped and no pain.
I've been sufreing from lower back and tummy pian, consulted a doc he said that I've got a womb infection with out doin test what is rely wrong with me?
Can be many things: You really need to get a physical exam and possibly some testing, infection can be suspected but can't be diagnosed without testing. ...Read more
I am taking myclav an antibiotic but then has been told l have a womb infection which l am told l should be injected rocephin (ceftriaxone), am disturbed pliz help?
I have got a womb infection as per doctor without doin any test, is smoking good for me, I get sharp pains in my lower tummy an lower back?
No, its not: Endometritis can be diagnosed by physical exam alone, but is usually a serious infection requiring antibiotics. Smoking is never good for you, decreases blood flow, which is not good for either resolving infections or promoting healing. If your doctor did not recommend treatment, make an appointment with another gyn for a second opinion. It is often caused by gonorrhea/chlamydia and is serious. ...Read more
Had sex 2 weeks after d&c, condom broke! Is it likely i'll get a womb infection from semen? We are std FREE! Just worried abt pid or uterine infection
D&c 2 wks ago, abdomen sore like I did sit-ups (but I did not) & have low back pain. Also frequent urination, could this be a womb infection?
Possibly: Please see your doctor or the doctor who performed the D&C peocedure ASAP, you may need antibiotics and other medications, US exam or other studies, good luck ...Read more
If a pt has known chorioamnionitis during pregnancy, what treatments can be done during to treat the infection & inflammation?
Antibiotics&delivery: Effective antibiotics can be given to minimize the risk to the baby. Delivery does not have to be done emergently by c-section, but the baby should be delivered as soon as possible if it is mature. ...Read more
My sis is 30have 4children she has infection in uterus she has gone through treatment but it occours again way medicine do u suggests for her?
Up to her and doctor: What type of infection? How long has been the treatment? What antibiotics? Unable to even give you a intellegent answer about this. Sorry. ...Read more
Worst case: If antibiotics for what is believed to be post partum infection of the uterus don't work, the symptoms being treated are either not from an infection, or there are bacteria present and/or the environment in the uterus is such that these antibiotics are not effective. The source of an infection needs to be removed, potentially by way of hysterectomy. ...Read more
I have just been told I have a 8cm fibroid on the outside of my womb, it is pressing on my bladder. What are my chooes for treatment. Thank you.?
Not enough info: There is not enough info here to answer. If you have a uterine infection then you will need antibiotics to treat it. ...Read more
Yes: Any illness that mom experiences during pregnancy that has a "blood" phase (germs circulating in the blood) can pass that to baby. That includes std's (syphillis, aids), viruses like the flu, chickenpox& rubella. After the water breaks, the baby can acquire germs from mothers vaginal tract like group b strep. ...Read more
This question is a bit vague, so let me try and help in some way. If your question is whether or not Ampicillin can be taken during pregnancy...It can.
If your question is whether Ampicillin is for a "womb infection"---it depends entirely on the scenario in which the infection is diagnosed. Some infections it helps, some it does not. Please do not self treat in this scenario, ask your gyn! ...Read more
Uteran infection? C section 2 wk ago, now new pain and cramping in womb area, bleeding and odor. High Infected urine. Sick no apetite what test needed
Discomfort on r side between ribs/hip. Very sore after bladder is emptied. No urine infection ovaries / womb checked. Wheat free diet so bloating gon?
Unclear but: Things to consider include colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable colon, appendicitis, gall bladder, or kidney stones. You did not indicate what was the MRI for. If abdominal imaging was done and was unremarkable, you may need to see a gastroenterologist who may do a colonoscopy. ...Read more
Early stage 95%: With early detection of uterine cancer, with radical surgery, advanced current chemoradiation the cure will be will be 95% for 5 year survival. Stage ii of uterine cancer is confined to uterus with cervix involvement but no spread to lymph nodes. For stage ii it will be 70%. ...Read more
Streptococcus milleri in the womb/placenta should this have been detected during my pregnancy? Me and baby recieved antibiotic therapy but worried no
Strep milleri: This organism can be quite malignant, if in fact it is causing infection. It is not possible to tell whether its presence could have been detected earlier without more info on your symptoms and signs. Hope that you and your baby are getting along well and will recover uneventfully from anything this may have caused. ...Read more
Depends: Ampicillin in combination with some other antibiotics can be used for uterine infection. It is not the drug of choice. ...Read more