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Is PID a recurring condition?
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Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: It can be
Pid technically refers to an infection in the upper pelvic organs.
Of course another infection can be caught after one is cured. But true re-occurrence either means the original treatment was insufficient or pain due to the prior infection is being interpreted as reinfection.

In brief: It can be
Pid technically refers to an infection in the upper pelvic organs.
Of course another infection can be caught after one is cured. But true re-occurrence either means the original treatment was insufficient or pain due to the prior infection is being interpreted as reinfection.
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