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Which Stds Can Cause Pid In Females?

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...HIV-negative women: Some vaginal infections (including yeast infections) Bacterial vaginosis Common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), such as gonorrhea, Chlamydia, andtrichomoniasis Genital herpes Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) Although little conclusive research is available on HIV and menstruation, many HIV+ women report abnormal menstrual periods. Somehave excessive bleeding while others stop...
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More questions about Ureaplasma/Mycoplasma

All of the discussion I have found to date stops after the mention of these 2 causes of urethritis. What complications can result if urethritis caused by Ureaplasma / Mycoplasma is not treated? What type medications are used........are they broad...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...very common. In women, mycoplasma and chlamydia left untreated can spread throughout the female reproductive tract and cause Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID). PID can cause severe abdominal pain, scarring throughout the female reproductive... Read more »

symptoms never go away...

Dr Bob,I really appreciate all the advice you have given me in the past and the service you provide to so many. So I told myself that I would put all this in the past, but I just can't seem to move on. I have pasted my previous questions below for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...surging heat radiating down my arms in line with my veins. I couldn't wait, so at three, four, and five months I paid for two rapid tests and the last one at the doctors office with the regular STD PAP, again everything negative. The one thing... Read more »

Confused and Frustrated

Sorry to bother you with this question, but I really need your assistance. I respect the work that you all do on this website, and really need your assistance. I don't want to ask a question that has been answered a million times, so I have found...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chicks. Really there are. I just counted them.Your HIV risk is unprotected sex, which does put you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. However, your repeatedly negative HIV tests out to five months coupled with the fact your... Read more »


hello , i would like to know is STD considered an early stage of AIDS?will STD lead to AIDS?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...syphilis, Chlamydia, LGV (lymphogranuloma venereum), genital Herpes, trichomoniasis, HPV (human papillomavirus infection), PID (pelvic inflammatory disease) and HIV. These infections are not the same as HIV, which is the virus that causes AIDS. ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...iodine. Sequellae of STDs (Possible Complications) Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and Epididymitis Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and epididymitis are not STDs, but rather long-term, serious complications... Read more »
The Well Project

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV/AIDS

...your healthcare provider. If left untreated, STDs can cause serious health problems including cervicalcancer, liver disease, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), infertility, andpregnancy problems. Having some STDs (such as chancroid, herpes,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Pose Severe Threat to Women's Health and Fertility

...diseases are often asymptomatic and, left untreated, 10 to 20 percent of chlamydia or gonorrhea infections in women can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) -- an infection in the uterus, fallopian tubes and other reproductive organs that... Read more »
U.S. Public Health Service's Office on Women's Health

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) -- Overview

...fevers and night sweats frequent yeast infections (in the mouth) vaginal yeast infections and other STDs pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) menstrual cycle changes red, brown, or purplish blotches on or under the... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and sweats * Persistent or frequent yeast infections (oral or vaginal) * Persistent skin rashes or flaky skin * Pelvic inflammatory disease in women that does not respond to treatment * Short-term memory loss Some people develop... Read more »

6 weeks test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...since 1977, especially when sharing needles and/or other equipment. You have a sexually transmitted disease (STD), including pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). You are a health care worker with direct exposure to blood on the job. You are... Read more »

Discordant Couple Study

Posted by Anonymous
...1993). Condom use also reduces the risk for other sexually transmitted diseases, including gonorrhea, HSV, genital ulcers, and pelvic inflammatory disease, all of which may facilitate transmission of HIV. This protection is most evident from... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Have any of you had PID with your HIV? Were all of you hospitalized? I am thinking I might have one, but don't want to be in the hospital. Did you Read more »