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Cervicitis (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

  • Call your health care professional if you have the following symptoms:
    • A yellow puslike vaginal discharge or any abnormal vaginal discharge associated with pain or itching.
    • Difficult or painful urination
    • Increased frequency in urination
    • Pelvic pain
    • Bleeding or spotting after sexual intercourse or between periods
    • Pain low in the abdomen, sometimes felt only during sexual intercourse
  • Go immediately to a hospital's emergency department if you have a great deal of vaginal discharge, fevers, chills, nausea and vomiting, severe abdominal pain, dizziness, or any other symptoms that you think might be an emergency.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/9/2012

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