Acute Salpingitis (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease)

  • V. I. Sreenivas


The incidence of acute salpingitis has increased over the past several years. Changes in sexual behavior and, to a lesser extent, the widespread use of intrauterine devices as a contraceptive measure are responsible for the increased incidence.


Acute Appendicitis Fallopian Tube Acute Cholecystitis Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Vaginal Discharge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. I. Sreenivas
    • 1
    • 2
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  1. 1.The Hospital of Saint RaphaelNew HavenUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryYale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA
  3. 3.Yale New Haven HospitalNew HavenUSA

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