Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (cont.)
For More Information
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Prevention Information Network or call (800) 458-5231
American Social Health Association
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Planned Parenthood Federation of America or call (800) 230-PLAN (7526)
Medically reviewed by Steven Nelson, MD; Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology
Centers for Disease Control. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: The Facts.
eMedicine.com. Pelvic inflammatory disease.
emedicine.com. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease/Tubo-ovarian Abscess.
Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Minal Patel, MD, Clinical Assistant Instructor, Department of
Emergency Medicine, Kings County Hospital Center. Coauthor(s): Richard Sinert, MD, Director of Research, Assistant Professor,
Department of Emergency Medicine, King's County Hospital Center, State
University of New York at Downstate. Editors: Mitchell J Goldman, DO, FAAP, FAAEM, Director of Pediatric Emergency
Medicine, Emergency Medicine, St Vincent Emergency Physicians, Inc; Francisco
Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James Quinn, MD,
Director of Research Department of Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine
University of California at San Francisco Medical Center.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/10/2014
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