Kevin C. Kiley MD


Genital Herpes

Top of the pageGenital HerpesGenital herpes is an infection that is spread through sexual contact. It may cause skin blisters and sores in the genital area but often causes no visible symptoms. Some people may have only a single outbreak of herpes. Other people will...

Pelvic Exam With Speculum

The health professional inserts a vaginal speculum into the vagina, then gently spreads apart the vaginal walls. This allows the health professional to examine the inside of the vagina and the cervix.

Endometritis

Endometritis is inflammation of the lining of the uterus that usually occurs as a complication of an infection. Signs of endometritis include fever, lower abdominal pain, and bleeding between menstrual periods. Endometritis can be caused by an infection in a woman’s uterus related to childbirth or by an infection that…

Symptoms of Pelvic Infection

Abnormal vaginal bleeding with fever may be caused by an infection in the pelvic organs . During your period, bacteria can travel up the vagina into the uterus and fallopian tubes and cause an infection. This is more common during menstruation but can occur at any time during your menstrual cycle. Symptoms of pelvic…

Chronic Female Pelvic Pain

Chronic female pelvic pain is pain in a woman’s lower abdomen that lasts for 6 months or more and is not related to pregnancy. It may be constant or come and go and range from mild to severe. Many things can cause chronic pelvic pain, including pelvic infections. But sometimes the cause is a mystery.