Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Features/ Symptoms

  • Fever;
  • Nausea and vomiting;
  • Lower abdominal pain;
  • Painful sex;
  • May experience severe pain during menstruation;
  • Discharge that is yellow/greenish and smells offensive;
  • Can be present for a long time without you knowing.

Progression The disease affects mostly women than men. It may cause chronic pelvic pain, recurrent infection and infertility if left untreated. Causes PID is an infection of the women’s pelvic organs. Usually the bacteria that cause Chlamydia and Gonorrhea cause PID. If you have unprotected sex and do not wash and clean your toys properly, you can be infected. Treatment/ Management Treatment of both parties with a course of antibiotics, usually with Penicillin for 10 days.