Pelvic inflammatory disease

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Key articles

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually transmitted infections treatment guidelines, 2021. Jul 2021 [internet publication].Full text

Ross J, Guaschino S, Cusini M, et al. 2017 European guideline for the management of pelvic inflammatory disease. Int J STD AIDS. 2018 Feb;29(2):108-14.Full text  Abstract

American College of Radiology. ACR appropriateness criteria: acute pelvic pain in the reproductive age group. 2015 [internet publication].Full text

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