cervicitis


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  • noun

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inflammation of the uterine cervix

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Given findings like these, it is not surprising that treating cervicitis decreases HIV shedding.
Persistent cases of nongonococcal urethritis, cervicitis, and possibly pelvic inflammatory disease could benefit from treatment with moxifloxacin (Avelox), Dr.
But compared to speculum examination, it will not diagnose condition like cervicitis, cervical erosion and PID.
Antibiotics for treatment of cervicitis were continued while on follow up the urine pregnancy test became negative and a course of albendazol was repeated.
One study demonstrated a link between HLA DQA (allelic variant) 0301, chlamydial cervicitis, endometritis and reduced fertility (Ness 2004).
Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) is a gram negative obligate intracellular bacteria that causes cervicitis and urethritis and can be easily treated and cured with antibiotics.
Those women with symptoms of cervicitis (mucopurulent discharge) should be tested immediately.
Sexual transmission of hepatitis C rarely occurs, but risk of this mode of transmission may be increased by sexual activity if during an episode of active genital herpes, cervicitis, or menstruation.
If she had cervical friability, cervicitis, PID or urethritis, she was classified as having clinical signs of infection.
Along with the iatrogenic factors playing their role at the time of the insertion, a variety of reasons are attributed to this relation between infections and IUD use, including changes in the cervico-vaginal environment making it more susceptible to vaginitis and cervicitis [Amsel, et al.
Cytokine concentrations in specimens from women with medical record documentation of chorionitis, chorioamnionitis, cervicitis, or bacterial vaginosis were not significantly different from those from women without documentation of infection.
Representative photomicrographs from 6 cases of Papanicolaou test showing follicular cervicitis (A) and its mimics/differential diagnoses (B through F).
trachomatis can cause urethritis, cervicitis, adnexitis, pelvic inflammatory disease, or ectopic pregnancy (8) Subfertility (9) and infertility (10) in women.
In women, gonococcal infections cause cervicitis, which results in the development of pelvic inflammatory disease in 10-20% of cases of acute infections.