The pelvic cavity is the gathering place of female internal reproductive organs. It is easy to be infected by bacteria and cause pelvic inflammatory disease due to in airtight place.

The pelvic inflammatory disease mostly occurs in the sexually active period, women with menstruation. Before menarche, postmenopausal or unmarried people rarely have a pelvic inflammatory disease. If pelvic inflammatory disease occurs, it is often the spread of inflammation in adjacent organs.

Inflammation can be limited to one site, but can also involve several parts simultaneously. The most common is salpingitis, and simple endometritis or ovarian inflammation is rare.

Pelvic inflammatory disease has two types. Acute pelvic inflammatory disease can cause diffuse peritonitis, septicemia, septic shock, and even life-threatening in severe cases. If not completely cured in the acute phase, it will turn to chronic pelvic inflammatory disease or repeatedly attack, seriously affect women's health, life and work.

How can pelvic inflammation cause infertility?

All the organs needed for pregnancy are in the pelvic cavity. The fallopian tube is essential for pregnancy. It should be unblocked and have a good function, so that sperm and eggs can be combined smoothly. Therefore, tubal patency and peristalsis are indispensable. Chronic pelvic inflammation causes tubal adhesions, distortion, and even hydrops, which can cause infertility.

Sometimes, people can also happen infertility or ectopic pregnancy when the fallopian tube is unblocked. What is the reason? Chronic inflammation damage to the muscle layer and lumen cilia of the fallopian tube affects its peristaltic function.

Pregnancy also needs an element is the egg can mature and discharge, which depends on the ovary. Some chronic pelvic inflammatory disease will form adhesion on the ovary's surface, affecting the discharge of eggs. Inflammation also produces many inflammatory factors, which are invisible but can affect egg production and quality and cause infertility. If it is inflammation of the endometrium, it can damage the endometrium. When the fertilized eggs arrive, there is no healthy environment to survive, resulting in infertility.

How to treat pelvic inflammatory disease?

1. Drug therapy

Antibiotics are the primary treatment of acute pelvic inflammatory disease, including intravenous infusion, intramuscular injection or oral administration. People can use broad-spectrum antibiotics combined with anti-aerobes drugs and pay attention to a sufficient treatment course.

People can also take traditional Chinese medicine for a chronic pelvic inflammatory disease to achieve a better curative effect. Such as Fuyan Pill, created by Dr. Lee Xiaoping, can not only effectively relieve symptoms, cure chronic pelvic inflammatory disease, but also eliminate inflammation to spread to other reproductive organs.

2. Surgical treatment

If there are masses such as hydrosalpinx or ovarian cyst, surgical treatment is feasible. If there are small infection foci that cause inflammation repeatedly, surgical treatment is also appropriate.

The operation should be based on the principle of a complete cure to avoid the recurrence of the remaining lesions. When performing adnexectomy or salpingectomy, young women should consider retaining ovarian function as much as possible.

3. Physiotherapy

Warm and benign stimulation can promote local pelvic blood circulation, improve tissue nutritional status, improve metabolism, so as to facilitate absorption and regression of inflammation. It is common to use short wave, ultrashort wave, ion penetration (women can add various drugs such as penicillin, streptomycin, etc.), magnetic therapy and massage.

4. Psychotherapy

General treatment to relieve patients' ideological concerns, enhance treatment confidence, increase nutrition, exercise, pay attention to work and rest, and improve body resistance.

After that, do not think that pelvic inflammatory disease is just a common gynecological ailment. In fact, pelvic inflammatory disease to women or relatively large. If you have any questions, you should see a doctor immediately. And women in daily life must pay more attention to improving preventive measures to let themselves away from pelvic inflammatory disease.

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