Due to its polymicrobial origins and potential for causing infertility and ectopic pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a particularly challenging infection to treat. Treatment of mild PID has long been standardized: a single dose of an IM antibiotic followed by oral therapy. Patients with advanced PID requiring long-term therapy may be candidates for outpatient parenteral therapy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Hospital practice (Office ed.)|
|Volume||28 Suppl 2|
|State||Published - Jul 1993|
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