Figure B. Trends in the Percentage of Acute Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) Emergency Department (ED) Visits Among Women Aged 15–44 Years by Age Group, United States, 2006–2013

Figure B. Line graph showing trends in the percentage of acute pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) emergency department (ED) visits among women aged 15 to 44 years in the United States from 2006 to 2013 by age group.

NOTE: Estimates were weighted using discharge weights representative of the reported total of emergency department visits in the US. Percent is calculated as the percent of visits where any PID was diagnosed where PID was the first diagnosis listed for the patient’s ED visit.

SOURCE: Kreisel K, Flagg EW, Torrone E. Trends in pelvic inflammatory disease emergency department visits, United States, 2006–2013. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2018; 218(1): 117.e1–117.e10.

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