Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) Symptoms
If a woman has PID, she may have any of these symptoms:
- Abdominal pain (especially lower abdominal pain) or tenderness
- Back pain
- Abnormal uterine bleeding
- Unusual or heavy vaginal discharge
- Painful urination
- Painful sexual intercourse
Symptoms not related to the female reproductive organs include fever, nausea, and vomiting.
PID symptoms may be worse at the end of a menstrual period and during the first several days following a period.