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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: Well possible but highly unlikely. Take a yrine pregnancy test. You have to ovulate to get pregnant. Now this is the issue the kid removed 1 mo ago so ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
IUD: You need to bring this up with your doctor as it could be an infection.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faraj Touchan
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Type of iud: This could be known side effect of iud especially paragard 10 years iud Other reasons could include obesity or polyp Medical exam is important to de ... Read More
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Dr. Ira Rubin answered
37 years experience Pediatrics
Iud last long time: IUD lasts at least 3 years and longer depends on type. I dont know why your periods are irregular There r a lot of reasons for that. I highly recommen ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Beck
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: follow up with the provider who placed the iud to make sure all is okay. Likely not serious.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: It is slightly easier to insert an IUD when you are either menstruating or ovulating. It is also very important to the physician that you are not preg ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Copper IUD: The IUD does not protect against ectopic pregnancies , so if the bleeding does not stop very soon, obtain a serum HCG test to make certain you are not ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin thomas Abraham
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Breakthrough Bleed: Depending on type of IUD, hormonal or not, one can experience breakthrough bleeding. This results from excess thinning of the endometrium (inner linin ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: If you have a faint + test, then i would recommend repeating tomorrow or the day after. Sometimes a faint positive isn't a true positive, but as time ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Eventually: Irregular cycles do make planning conception more difficult. Some who have an IUD removed may take up to a year before their fertility returns to thei ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible: Because you may not resume normal cycles right away after IUD removal, I would check a pregnancy test. You really should wait until you have at least ... Read More
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