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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Known as: Diseases, Inflammatory Pelvic, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, (PID), Pelvic Inflammatory Diseases 
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an acute or chronic inflammation in the pelvic cavity. It is most commonly caused by sexually transmitted… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
The inflammasomes are innate immune system receptors and sensors that regulate the activation of caspase-1 and induce… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Next to existing terminology of the lower urinary tract, due to its increasing complexity, the terminology for pelvic floor… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
  • P. Calder
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 787237
Inflammation is part of the normal host response to infection and injury. However, excessive or inappropriate inflammation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Uncontrolled mucosal immunity in the gastrointestinal tract of humans results in chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are a major health problem for adolescents. Health care providers for adolescents play a… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Objective To determine the incidence of surgically managed pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence in a population-based… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This article presents a standard system of terminology recently approved by the International Continence Society, the American… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
From 1960 10 1984, 2,501 women underwent diagnostic laparoscopy (index laparoscopy) because of a clinical suspicion of acute… Expand
Review
1992
Review
1992
The risk of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) associated with use of an intrauterine device (IUD) has been an important concern… Expand
Review
1980
Review
1980
  • L. Weström
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 26511214
Pelvic inflammatory disease is used herein synonymously with acute salpingitis. In modern industrialized countries, the annual… Expand