What is another word for pelvic inflammatory disease?

Pronunciation: [pˈɛlvɪk ɪnflˈamətəɹˌi dɪzˈiːz] (IPA)

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a common infection of the female reproductive organs. In medical terms, it is also known as salpingitis, oophoritis, metritis, or endometritis. These synonyms refer to the areas of the reproductive system that are affected by the infection. Salpingitis refers to inflammation in the fallopian tubes, oophoritis is inflammation of the ovaries, metritis is inflammation of the uterus, and endometritis is inflammation of the lining of the uterus. These terms are commonly used in medical literature and discussions to refer to PID. It is important to seek medical attention if you suspect you have PID, as it can lead to serious complications if left untreated.

Synonyms for Pelvic inflammatory disease:

What are the hypernyms for Pelvic inflammatory disease?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    infectious disease, sexually transmitted infection, inflammatory condition, Reproductive health issue, gynecological disorder.

What are the hyponyms for Pelvic inflammatory disease?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

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