Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) »

… the cervix, for example having an intrauterine contraceptive (the coil) fitted or having a minor gynaecological operation. This can make women more prone to Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), especially if there is an infection already present in the vagina or cervix. However, Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) can occur in women who have not had such a procedure.

What are the symptoms of Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)?

Very often symptoms can be so mild they go unnoticed. If …

Women’s Issues »

Gynaecological problems are the most commonly reported conditions for women living with HIV or AIDS. Many of the problems women with HIV experience also affect HIV negative women.

However, these conditions usually occur more frequently and are more serious and more difficult to treat in women with damaged immune systems.

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