Pelvic inflammatory diseaseBy Mayo Clinic staff
Original Article: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/medical/IM03994
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Pelvic inflammatory disease is an infection of the fallopian tubes, ovaries, uterus and cervix. Untreated pelvic inflammatory disease may cause scar tissue and collections of infected fluid (abscesses) to develop in your fallopian tubes and damage your reproductive organs.