Topeka, KS
A 19-year-old female asked:

On mirena (levonorgestrel) iud for a year, very sharp pelvic pain that comes and goes. has been going on for a month. two negative pregnancy tests. what could it be?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Unsure: The Mirena (levonorgestrel) is probably not the etiology, however, pregnancy - particularly an ectopic pregnancy is possible. Other causes could include ovarian cysts, infection, endometriosis, adhesions, bowel and/or bladder problems.
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