Unformatted text preview: Microorganisms such as Gonococcus, Chlamydia trachomatis, Enterococcus, and several strains of anaerobic bacteria are the most common causes of endometritis. In chronic infection, plasma cells and T lymphocytes are found in the endometrial layer and deeper. Symptoms usually include abnormal vaginal bleeding, uterine tenderness, fever, and malodorous discharge. Ultrasound and computed tomography (CT) scans may be needed if retained tissue of pregnancy is the cause of the infection. Antibiotic therapy is indicated and usually can thoroughly eradicate the condition....
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- Fall '14