Contagious: Pelvic Inflammatory Disease


About contagion: Contagion and contagiousness refers to how easily the spread of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease is possible from one person to another. Other words for contagion include "infection", "infectiousness", "transmission" or "transmissability". Contagiousness has nothing to do with genetics or inheriting diseases from parents. For an overview of contagion, see Introduction to Contagion.

Contagion summary: Sexual activity; sexual intercourse, anal sex, oral sex.

Contagiousness properties of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease:
  Contagious by sex?: Yes
  Contagious by oral sex?: Yes
  Contagious by anal sex?: Yes
  Contagious by vaginal sex?: Yes

Last revision: June 10, 2003

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