Inflammatory diseases affecting the female genital organs, represented approximately 60-65% of all gynecological disorders. Most often this kind of diseases experienced by women of reproductive age. This is due to many factors, the main of which is the active sex life. Also it should be noted that inflammatory diseases, localized in the female genital system, non-hormonal cause of infertility.
Classification of inflammatory diseases of female
All gynecological disorders accompanied by inflammatory processes in the reproductive system, it is customary to differentiate depending on the current, origin, localization.
So, the flow usually distinguished:
- acute (duration is 2-3 weeks);
- subacute (symptoms for these disorders are observed within 6 weeks);
- chronic (signs of the disease may experience more than one and a half months).
Depending on the origin, we can distinguish specific and nonspecific diseases.
To specific inflammatory diseases affecting the female genital organs usually include chlamydia, TB disease, and gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, herpes infection.
Among nonspecific inflammatory diseases affecting the female sexual organs are most often those caused by effects on the reproductive system of staphylococci, streptococci, E. coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Proteus.
Depending on where the lesion is localized inflammation, there are diseases of the lower reproductive system (vulvitis, coleitis, bartholinitis, endocervicitis) and upper (endometritis, metroendometritis, parametritis, salpingo-oophoritis). Also the last type of disorder is often called inflammatory diseases of the pelvic organs.
What are the determinants of the development of such violations?
Depending on the origin of the causes of the development of the inflammatory process, it is necessary to distinguish exogenous and endogenous.
The advantages include abortion, curettage, probing, hysterosalpingography, frequent childbirth.
To endogenous causes include hormonal disorders, immunodeficiency, malformations of the genital organs, the genital slit dehiscence, chronic diseases (diabetes).
How is the diagnosis of inflammatory diseases in female genital organs?
In the determination of inflammatory processes in the reproductive system, first of all pay attention to the following symptoms:
- tenderness to palpation in the lower third of the abdomen;
- pain in the area of the uterus;
- the increase in body temperature up to 38,4;
- the appearance of pathological secretions from the cavity of the vagina.
Turning to the doctor with similar symptoms, she prescribed strokes on the microflora, the General analysis of blood, urine, ultrasound. Only after establishing the cause, treatment.
Important role in therapy of inflammatory diseases affecting the female reproductive organs, prevention is regular professional examinations, observance of rules of personal hygiene.