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Can you contract pelvic inflammatory disease without having sex?

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Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Unlikely

But sometimes, ascending pelvic infections associated with atypical bacteria have followed iud insertions, vaginal delivery, miscarriage, and uterine instrumentation.

In brief: Unlikely

But sometimes, ascending pelvic infections associated with atypical bacteria have followed iud insertions, vaginal delivery, miscarriage, and uterine instrumentation.
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Nope.

Pelvic inflammatory disease is the result of infection with sexually transmitted agents.
No sex = no pid.

In brief: Nope.

Pelvic inflammatory disease is the result of infection with sexually transmitted agents.
No sex = no pid.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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