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Corpus Christi, TX
A 25-year-old female asked:

I have the paraguard iud, 4 years now. the past few months between periods i have a brownish sour smelling discharge. what could be the cause?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nabila Babar
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Have it checked: make sure not infection. however the IUD can cause increase discharge
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Dr. Lisa Thomsen
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Need an exam: To determine possible causes, it would be necessary to be examined and if indicated tested for possible infections.
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Last updated Oct 5, 2014

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