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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease - acrosspg - 14-04-2018

#Revision - Pelvic Inflammatory Disease. #OBG

1. Most accurate diagnosis of PID is by LAPAROSCOPY.
2. 10% of women are infertile after one episode of PID and 25% after 2 episodes.
3. Fitz Hugh Curtis Syndrome is peri-hepatic inflammation that occurs in 5-10% of patients with PID likely from trans peritoneal or vascular spread of gonorrhea or chlamydia.
4. Most common sexually transmitted disease is chlamydia trachomatis.
5. Bacterial vaginosis is not STD.