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A 36-year-old female asked:

Iud string got stuck in cervix causing duscomfort, was bowed in, used a finger to get it out, could i have pulled iud out of place ?

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Dr. Dale Kristle
Gynecology 42 years experience
Highly unlikely: unlikely unless you actually tugged on the string
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