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Can pelvic inflammatory disease cause bloating and other?

PID. Pid usually causes abdominal pain , vaginal discharge and occasionally a fever. It causes an inflammatory condition in the lower abdominal area which may also lead to formation of a fluid exudate. This may cause one to feel a mild bloating sensation. Most common complications include chronic pelvic pain, infertility due to obstruction of the tubes or an increased risk of ectopic pregnancy. Read more...
Possibly. But there are a lot of other possibilities. You need to be checked to sort them all out. Read more...

How often does Pelvic inflammatory disease cause Peritonitits? Is it a common cause?

PID always. has localized peritonitis confined to pelvis and pelvic organs . Less often is the incidence of tubo ovarian abscess break down and causing generalized massive peritonitis is due to early diagnosis , better antibiotics . Clamedia replaced gonococcal infection , especially peri-hepatis ( Hugh-Curtis Syn ) Read more...

Can pelvic inflammatory disease cause birth defects?

No. Pid can prevent you from getting pregnant, but should not affect the fetus' risk of anatomical defects once pregnancy is achieved. Pid during pregnancy (in the first trimester) is very rare but could be an exception to the above rule, in that it can lead to miscarriage and birth defects. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily to prevent birth defects throughout your reproductive life! Read more...

Symptoms of a pelvic inflammatory disease & what's the cause? Need info?

Infertility & pain. No symptoms in 10%. Pelvic pain, tender cervix, vaginal discharge, usually mal-odorous, irregular menses, pain with sex, bowel movements & full bladder. Causes most commonly std such as gonorrhea, chlamydia or trichomonas from having unprotected sex with an infected partner. Can be caused by an iud, or following an abortion or misscarriage, blood or lymph born infection. Read more...

What are the common causes and symptoms of a pelvic inflammatory disease?

Sexually transmitted. Diseases most common cause & from gonorrhea, chlamydia or trichomonas. Also from an iud, post abortion or miscarriage, infection spread via blood stream or lymphatics. 10% of women are symptom free. Symptoms include pelvic or lower abdominal pain, vaginal discharge which is usually malodorous, pain on intercourse, defecation & urinating, . Read more...

Could BV cause pelvic inflammatory disease?

Possibly. Bacterial vaginosis is when there is a fall in beneficial organisms and an increase in undesirable organisms. When this happens problem organisms spread into the fallopian tubes and uterus. But BV is not sexually transmitted, and problem organisms are the cause of PID. Read more...

Who causes pelvic inflammatory disease?

Good question! Pid is caused when one person who is infected with a sexualy transittted infection has sex with someone who does not have the infection and shares the infection. Safe sex is always good advice. Insist on using a condom, even if you are using other forms of birth control. Read more...