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Sexually Transmitted Diseases


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Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)

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General information

Pelvic inflammatory disease refers to infection of the upper female genital tract including the uterus, fallopian tubes, and other reproductive organs causing symptoms that include lower abdominal pain.

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (Exit DHS)

Information for health professionals

This is a Wisconsin disease surveillance category II disease: 
Report to the patient's local public health department electronically, through the Wisconsin Electronic Disease Surveillance System (WEDSS), by mail or fax using the Sexually Transmitted Disease laboratory and morbidity epidemiologic case report F44243 or by other means within 72 hours upon recognition of a case.
Information on communicable disease reporting

Wisconsin case reporting & public health follow-up guidelines: Pelvic Inflammatory Disease EpiNet  

STD treatment guidelines  - CDC 


Wisconsin state and local STD control staff 

Wisconsin Local Health Departments - Regional offices - Tribal agencies

Last Revised: August 21, 2014