Related Questions

Does having sex at a young age increase your chance of getting pelvic inflammatory disease?

Yes. Risk factors for pelvic inflammatory disease include multiple sexual partners, unprotected intercourse, prior pid, douching, and young age at first sexual intercourse.
PID. Multiple partners and unprotected sex increases your chances of pid.

Should I have sex while on medication for pelvic inflammatory disease?

PID and sex. You can have sex but may be exposing yourself to other forms of pid as well if you are having sex with a different partner. If you and your partner are both being treated at the same time, it may be okay. Still, the best option would be to wait until you are finished with the medications.

If a woman has been diagnosed with pelvic inflammatory disease, what can happen to her sexual partner as a result of this? I am a male whose sexual partner was recently diagnosed with pelvic inflammatory disease. What is pelvic inflammatory disease? Is it

Pelvic. Pelvic inflammatory disease (pid) is a serious infection of the uterus and/or fallopian tubes most often caused by chlamydia or gonorrhea - both sexually transmitted diseases. If she was diagnosed with pid, there is a very good chance that you are infected with chlamydia, gonorrhea or both. You should see your doctor to be checked and treated as soon as possible. I have attached a website below that has really good information about pid.

If I had pelvic inflammatory disease, how would I know?

Symptoms. You may experience pelvic pain, vaginal discharge and or fever. A raised white cell count and ESR are also tell tale signs. See your md if you feel that you may have it.