Pelvic inflammatory disease

What is Pelvic inflammatory disease?

Pelvic inflammatory disease is a term for inflammation of the uterus, fallopian tubes, and/or ovaries as it progresses to scar formation with adhesions to nearby tissues and organs. This can lead to infertility. PID is a vague term and can refer to viral, fungal, parasitic, though most often bacterial infections.

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Can a UTI cause pelvic inflamatory disease

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Yes UTI can cause Pelvic inflammatory disease.

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my mothers ultrasound report shows hepatomegaly with fatty changes: splenomegaly with enlarged liver span 17.30 cm and spleen 12.6 cm earlier mri...

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The normal liver measurement is 14.5 cms and spleen is usually up to 13.0 cms in craniocaudal distance. The liver is...

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