Hi and welcome to Healthcaremagic. Thank you for your query. I am Dr. Rommstein, I understand your concerns and I will try to help you as much as I can.Pelvic inflammatory disease
is an infection of the upper part of the female reproductive system namely the uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries, and inside of the pelvis Often there may be no symptoms.Signs and symptoms, when present may include lower abdominal pain, vaginal discharge
, fever, burning with urination, pain with sex, or irregular menstruation
. Untreated PID can result in long term complications including infertility, ectopic pregnancy, chronic pelvic pain
the disease is caused by bacteria that spread from the vagina and cervix. Infections by Neisseria gonorrhoeae
or Chlamydia trachomatis are present in 75 to 90 percent of cases.
It should be treated with antibiotics and sometimes surgery is required
Kindly regards. Wish you a good health.