Endometritis and pregnancy: what you need to know - Lita

Endometritis and pregnancy: what you need to know?

16 November 2021

Endometritis is inflammation of the lining of the uterus (endometrium). This inflammatory process negatively affects a woman’s reproductive health. The menstrual cycle depends on the endometrium, it creates conditions for the attachment of the ovum. Endometritis entails serious risks for a woman, especially if she plans to carry her baby safely. That is why the treatment of endometritis must be timely. To do this, you need to regularly undergo gynecological examinations and refer exclusively to experienced gynecologists.

Endometritis is a pathological condition of the endometrium, in which the onset of pregnancy becomes almost impossible, there is a high risk of developing infertility. The cause of endometritis is infectious agents (fungi, bacteria, viruses). This female disease is dangerous with a number of complications and can affect the entire mucous membrane and even move to muscles. 

Endometritis can be acute (with symptoms) and chronic (without symptoms). Each form of endometrial inflammation has its own etiology. Symptoms of acute endometritis are pain in the lower abdomen, discharge of an unpleasant odor from the vagina, chills, fever.

Endometritis: Causes and Risk Factors

Particularly common causes of endometritis are as follows:

  • abortion;
  • surgical interventions;
  • infectious diseases.

The risk of inflammation is also increased by factors such as:

  • improper intimate hygiene;
  • frequent stress;
  • vitamin deficiency;
  • decreased immunity, etc.

With timely treatment of chronic endometritis, a woman can become pregnant, bear and give birth to a healthy baby. The best prevention of endometritis is a woman’s care for her health.

With proper treatment of endometritis, a woman has every chance of getting pregnant, bearing and giving birth to a healthy child. Therefore, one does not need to panic when hearing the ‘endometritis’ diagnosis. Modern reproductive medicine successfully copes with this pathological condition of the endometrium.

Endometritis – quality treatment in Kiev

Take care of your women’s health and make an appointment with your gynecologist as soon as possible. Remember that early diagnosis and timely treatment are important for the prevention of endometritis. 

Doctors of “LITA” clinic for reproductive medicine in Kiev will help to cope with endometritis and guarantee effective treatment.