pelvic infection

pelvic infection

Infection of the organs in the pelvis, especially the reproductive organs of the female. Pelvic infection in the female commonly results in blockage of the Fallopian tubes and sterility.
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KARACHI -- A large-scale international study suggests that use of some commonly available antibiotics prior to a miscarriage surgery could help tackle the serious complication of a pelvic infection often reported after the operation.
"Before the trial we had no idea what the right thing was, to reduce the serious complication of pelvic infection," said Dr.Lissauer.
"At the start of this season I found out that because of the first operation - and another operation to fix it - I'd got a pelvic infection.
Whether it is accompanied by neuropathic pain, pelvic infection history, symptoms of urinary system, frequency of urine, urgency, incontinence, noxiousness, dizziness, feeling of complete voidance of the bladder and painful bladder should be investigated.[7] It is recommended that the severity of the pain should be assessed through special assessment tools, particularly the Visual Analog Scale and its digital versions.[3] In addition, in recent years, defining pain on the anatomical areas on a chart of pain has been increasingly used as a method of confrontation.
There was no significant difference between the groups in the proportion of women who had bleeding that resulted in blood transfusion (2.0 and 0.7 percent), or in pelvic infection (1.3 percent in each group).
Her area of expertise includes gynaecological problems such as menstrual issues, pelvic infection, Polycystic Ovarian Disease, fibroids and endometriosis.
It can be due to underlying causes like fibroids, polyps, pelvic infection, and endometriosis or due to copper T.
Recent studies have suggested, however, that most cases of pelvic infection that occur with an IUD in place are attributable to sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) (11, 12) and that women at low risk for STDs also are at low risk for pelvic infection while they are using an IUD.
She was admitted for management of presumed pelvic infection.
Our case was of a complicated pelvic infection caused by Eggerthella lenta.
In the U.S., more than two million women were fitted with the inadequately tested Shield by doctors who believed the misleading claims, and thousands suffered serious damage, including pelvic infection, sterility, miscarriage, and death.