Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Questions for Your Doctor if You've Just Been Diagnosed With Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Here is a list of questions, prepared by WebMD experts, that are important to ask your health care provider if you are diagnosed with pelvic inflammatory disease:
||What caused my pelvic inflammatory disease? Do I have an underlying infection?
||What are my treatment options?
||Can I expect any side effects from the medications?
||Should my sexual partner(s) be treated?
||Has there been any damage to my reproductive organs? If so, can it be reversed?
||What is the risk for recurrence of my pelvic inflammatory disease?
||Has my fertility been compromised?
||Are there any treatments available that could help me have children in the future?
||When is it safe to resume sexual activity? Are there any specific precautions I need to take?
||Are there any clinical trials I could participate in?