Pelvic inflammatory disease in adolescents

Neville Golden, Sol Neuhoff, Harris Cohen

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Abstract

Clinical, laboratory, and sonographic data were collected prospectively from 100 female adolescents hospitalized with acute pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). The endocervical isolation rates for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae were 44.7% and 36.4%, respectively. In comparison with adolescents with chlamydia-associated PID, those with gonococcus-associated PID had a shorter duration of pain before admission (p

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)138-143
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Pediatrics
Volume114
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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