PIDS: Prevention and Complications

Prevention Tips

  • Abstaining sexual intercourse with the infected person
  • Proper use of contraceptives
  • Multiple sexual partners can be avoided
  • IUDs can be avoided
  • Regular gynecological check-ups and screenings
  • Practicing safe sexual behaviors

Watch Out

  • Pelvic pain
  • Scarring of the fallopian tubes
  • Bleeding after intercourse

When to See Doctor

Consult a doctor if you experience any of the symptoms like
  • Irregular, heavy and painful menstrual bleeding
  • Pain in the abdomen
  • Painful intercourse or urination

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