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A 23-year-old female asked:

i want an iud , but the doc i consulted told me i should look for something els . because -under 25 and have not had a child before . is this true?

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Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 20 years experience
.: Not really age and gestational status are no longer contraindication. If you have had a vaginal delivery, insertion of iud may be slightly more painful and you may have more cramping.

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