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The following are some important statistics about Pelvic Inflammatory Disease:

  • Over 1 million new cases of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease occur every month
  • 100,000 women become infertile each year because of PID
  • Of the women with PID, about 60 percent had Trichomoniasis
  • Of the women with PID, about 40 to 60 percent had Gonorrhea
  • Approximately 10 to 40% of women who have untreated Gonorrhea develop PID
  • 150 women die each year from PID
  • Approximately 1 in 8 women with PID become infertile
  • Up to 25 percent of PID infections recur
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