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Can I get pelvic inflammatory disease as a complication from a miscarriage?

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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It can happen.

In brief: Yes

It can happen.
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Dr. Barbara Toppin
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not necessarily

Miscarriages may occur spontaneously where tissue is passed without medication or surgery to help.
A D&C may be needed after the diagnosis of miscarriage has been made. In either case PID is not often seen. If may be seen if there was an infection or std present prior to or in early pregnancy.

In brief: Not necessarily

Miscarriages may occur spontaneously where tissue is passed without medication or surgery to help.
A D&C may be needed after the diagnosis of miscarriage has been made. In either case PID is not often seen. If may be seen if there was an infection or std present prior to or in early pregnancy.
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possible if an STD

or infection was present before the misarriage

In brief: Possible if an STD

or infection was present before the misarriage
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