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A 31-year-old female asked:

Had mirena (levonorgestrel) iud inserted 5 days ago, & now am in pain. 5 years ago, i had infection after insertion and feel i have an infection again. is it too soon?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Infection: Infection can occur at any time and you may had it even before Mirena (levonorgestrel) was inserted without knowing it but it just became obvious after the insertion.

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