Inflammation of the tissues of the cervix is known as cervicitis. Cervicitis in women has many features in common with urethritis in men.

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... Cervicitis is swelling (inflammation) of the end of the uterus (cervix). ...
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Cervicitis Symptoms

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Signs and symptoms
... Most often, cervicitis causes no signs and symptoms, and you may learn you have the condition as a result of a Pap test or a biopsy for another condition. If you do have signs and symptoms, they may i...
Source: MayoClinic

Causes
... Two types of cells line your cervix: flat, skin-like cells (squamous cells) and glandular cells that secrete mucus. The same organisms responsible for vaginitis, an inflammation of the vagina, can cau...
Source: MayoClinic

Cervicitis Prevention

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Prevention
... One of the best ways to reduce the risk of cervicitis from STDs is to practice safer sex. Women who become sexually active at a later age and those in monogamous relationships are at a lower risk of g...
Source: MayoClinic

Cervicitis Treatment

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Complications
... Cervicitis that''s caused by gonorrhea or chlamydia can spread to the uterine lining and the fallopian tubes, resulting in pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), an infection of the female reproductive or...
Source: MayoClinic

Treatment
... You may not need treatment for cervicitis that''s not caused by an STD. If the cause is an STD, both you and your partner are likely to need treatment. Prescription medications often can clear up the ...
Source: MayoClinic