Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Symptoms
Even if you have pelvic inflammatory disease, you might not have symptoms. If you do have symptoms, they could be severe. The most common symptom of pelvic inflammatory disease is pain in your lower abdomen. Other symptoms that you may or may not have include
- Vaginal discharge that may have an odor
- Painful intercourse
- Painful urination
- Irregular menstrual bleeding
- Pain in the upper right abdomen (rare)
Sometimes pelvic inflammatory disease comes on suddenly with extreme pain and fever, especially if it is caused by gonorrhea.
SOURCE: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.